Assetto Corsa – Porsche Pack III Now Available; Featured in New Trailer

on December 20, 2016 6:10 PM

Kunos Simulazioni and 505 Games announced today that the Assetto Corsa – Porsche Pack III DLC is now available. This DLC, which is the last of the Porsche DLC packs for the game, adds the following cars to Assetto Corsa:

  • Porsche 911 GT3 Cup 2017
  • Porsche 911 GT3 R 2016
  • Porsche 919 Hybrid 2016
  • Porsche 908 LH
  • Porsche 917 K
  • Porsche 911 R
  • Porsche 911 Turbo S

The developers placed an emphasis on modern day Porsche cars with this update:Update 1.11 released alongside this DLC Pack on PC, which added the Porsche Macan Turbo to the game for free, along with a brand new Championship mode that allows players to create and customize their own Championship and compete against the AI. You can read the full patch notes below:

  • New Championship gameplay. Create your own championship, select cars, tracks, laps, points, rules and compete against the AI.
  • Fixed wing damage model on Nissan GTR
  • Fixed kersCharge and kersInput for ERS system
  •  Added system/cfg/messages.ini to filter system messages out
  • Added Print function in Time Table (export in Documents\Assetto Corsa\out)
  • Fixed Setup Electronic tab issue on ABS level for cars featuring no TC
  • Reviewed damage curve + repair times
  • New formula for effective radius calculation
  • Pitstop is possible also in Practice session
  • Fixed Confirm button in Pitstop screen to work without any requested operation
  • Fixed UI resetting AI level at start
  • Corrected front wheel 3D placement for Lotus Evora S and Step 2
  • Pitstop animation disabled for VR users
  • New V10 tyres and updated physics and inertias for all GT3 cars
  • New V10 tyres and updated physics and inertias for all GT2 cars plus Glickenhaus P4/5C and Evora GX and GTC
  • Updated V10 tyres and updated physics and inertias for Hypercars (LaFerrari, 599XX, FxxK, P1, Aventador SV, Huayra, Zonda R), more experimentation
  • Updated V10 tyres and updated physics and inertias for Ford GT40
  • Corrected Porsche 917/30 inertia values
  • Corrected Porsche 917/30 ackermann and front bump steer suspension
  • Corrected aero downforce and drag values for Porsche 962 Short Tail
  • Corrected drag values for Porsche 962 Long Tail
  • Porsche 962C Long Tail now has passive wastegate pressure map that permits user controlled overboost as a % of a turbo boost map. 0-9 keys
  • F4 key sets camera on the player car
  • Added Delete function on Setup screen
  • Added electronic controller cltr_wastegate[X].ini to control wastegate levels on turbos
  • Fixed potential track cut on Nordschleife Endurance and Cup layouts
  • Fixed AI steer “snaps” when near track lateral limits

You can watch the trailer and look at some screenshots of the new cars below. Assetto Corsa is available now on PC, PS4, Xbox One.

 /  Staff Writer
Tomas Franzese is a Staff Writer at DualShockers, writing a variety of reviews and shedding light on upcoming games for both PC and consoles. While he has been a gamer most of his life, he began writing for DualShockers in 2016 and has almost never put his computer or a controller down since.