[REL] F1 1975 Historic/League Edition (+Tyrrell P34) 1.0 by Postipate and Chief Wiggum

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  1. Postipate

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    Version 1.0 now released!


    ********************DOWNLOAD ONLY ON STEAM************************
    HISTORIC EDITION AND LEAGUE EDITION ARE SEPARATE DOWNLOADS
    HISTORIC EDITION
    http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=847990920
    LEAGUE EDITION

    http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=917309777

    This Historic version includes 17 cars from F1 1975 season with realistic psychics (Mod has P34 that was used on 1976 season, but this version was already released during the season 1975). I used all data I found last 3 months to make these cars realistic as possible. Hopefully everyone is having fun with this mod :)
    Very big thank Chief Wiggum for making these cars looking even better than ever! He has made sick amount of work with this mod!! (he doesnt even sleep nowdays)

    TIP:
    When downshifting, be carefull not to go over 10.500 or your engine will blown up easily. So first you must brake and then change gear.

    CHANGELOG:
    (Not all changes are here... Cant remember anymore alll)
    Historical Edition (HE) + League Edition (LE)
    New psychics to all cars
    All psychics are based on real life data of the cars I found on web and saw watching the races
    Deformable tyres (you can now see flatspots on tyre surface)
    New Slick tyres psyhics
    Rain tyres psychics (old versions didn't have)
    Graphical Rain tyres (old ones didn't have)
    5 New drivers
    New car (Tyrrell P34. Six wheeler)
    New suspension parts for many cars
    New cockpit parts for many cars
    New parts to many cars
    Grapchical adjustments to all cars
    Trackside cameras shows driver on cockpit
    Fixed flickering cockpit parts on trackside cameras
    RPM needle fixed to show real RPM
    Helmets fixed on all drivers
    Some drivers has special tyres with names on it
    Better reflections
    New mirrors
    More realistic AI performance
    Sounds balanced
    Ferrari and BRM has own sounds
    Dirt air added (driving behind somebody will heat your engine)
    Chrome rims

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    UPDATE 0.961 released!
    Please download from steam (if you already subscribed mod will updated automatically)
    http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=847990920&searchtext=
    Change log:
    - Flexible Chassis (huge improvement to old suspension model!)
    MUCH BETTER FFB (more detailed with tire locking and losing grip)
    - Cars are no more understeering
    - Cars responds much better to steering
    - Weight transfers more realistically (you can use brakes to transfer weight much better)
    - With new suspension cars height can be lower and looks more realistic
    - New engine models to all cars (Ferrari and BRM has different engines like in real life and Cosworth engine has minimal differences)
    - Wings are more realistic (old wing setups had almost zero effect on speed
    - Mclaren has now 6 gears (like in 1975 season)
    - Cars are much better balanced to each other (races look more realistic and car behave more like in real life)
    - Cars now have different mass (old cars had same mass for all cars)
    - Suspension tweaked in every car
    - Radiator keeps engine now cooler
    - Ai is much better passing other cars (dont know why, but most likely old default setup was not good for AI)
    - Minor changes to engine life time
    - Tire wear reduced (tires are same, but default setup is just better for front tires)
    Please download from steam:
    http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=847990920&searchtext=

    Im very happy about the progress of this update. This cars finally drive like they should!
    Don't hesitate to give more feedback in future too!

    Thanks for feedback I have got in PM! I have some very good conversation and beta tester past 2 weeks so big thanks to whole community!

    Lastly I want to remind that, some of you thanked me for how good this mod looks.
    Reminding that I have NOT made these models.
    They are made by TEAM CREW and ChiefWiggum to rF1. So all thanks should go there!
    And mostly ChiefWiggum is reason why these cars look so good as they are now!

    Remember to delete all previous version if you installed manually!
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    Hotfix 0.935 released only on steam!
    Please download mod from steam for easy future updates
    Mod name:
    Formula1975
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    Update 0.93 released!

    -Fixed brabham bugs (cockpit and FFB)
    -New car! Maki (now select 25 cars to have full AI field)
    -New brakes on every car (braking distances are now longer. Not so easy to lock brakes anymore)
    -Faster AI
    -"kick" effect on acceleration reduced (same time cockpit movement is reduced when shifting)
    -Many many other small details changed.

    Cars should be littlebit slower than previous on build.

    Download links:
    Please use steam version only :)
    STEAM LINK:
    http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=847990920

    Delete all previous versions (also builds what you have downloaded on multiplayer server)


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    (OLD MESSAGE BELOW.)
    Hello!

    I present you
    F1 1975 0.9!
    Mod is still W.I.P.
    Please read this text carefully!

    This mod is conversion from awesome F1 1975 LE mod
    https://www.rfactorcentral.com/detail.cfm?ID=Simracers F1 1975 LE
    By ChiefWiggum and Dave Purdy
    It was released only year ago and it has awesome updated cockpits and car liveries! Every rF1 and F1 fan should defenetly download it! They also have league if you are interested:
    http://www.simracers.de/forum/

    rFactor 1 mod was originally done by CREW for F1 Challenge '99–'02, so this mod has come long journey.
    Big thank you for these guys! They really have made awesome job with the mod and I can thank these guys for 1000 hours of simracing in my life. One of the biggest reasons why I'm still here.

    Also big thanks to guys who converted team CREW mod to rF1 with name
    F1 seven 1975 IPE
    https://www.rfactorcentral.com/detail.cfm?ID=F1 Seven 1975 LE and IPE v1.1
    Amazing mod and I got lot of inspiration from that mod with the psychics

    Also thanks to ISI/Studio 397
    They released BT44B from steam and are only reason why I even started whole project. Everybody can thank these guys for making possible to make car psychics so enjoyable as they are now. Lot of learned from their blog post about making cars!

    Very big thank you for rF2 community. 3 months ago I had zero knowledge how to do this, but reading this forum has been very helpful. Keep up the good work, and if somebody want help with they mod, just PM me! Im happy to help and test your mods!

    It has now been 2-3 months before I started this project. Have to say this has been very rewarding experience. My first goal was just to make this mod to myself (and first version was only made to myself), but after that I taught that i could make this good enough for release. Thanks for giving permission to convert it


    I want to make very clear, that all appreciation, respects and "thanks you" should go to original rF1 and F1 99-02 makers!
    I had the easiest part of making this mod (REALLY!). I cant believe how talented these guys are making so awesome looking/feeling mods for FREE. That really shows how good sim racing community really is. Hopefully in future we could have less fighting between each others, and be more focused on racing. Of course all negative feedback is still welcome :)

    Also big thank you for Mauro, who spend more time testing this mod than me! Without his feedback my progress would be much slower.
    :)

    Updating of this mod continues after this release! It's not yet finished and I will take little modding brake after this release and just enjoy racing.
    The original idea was to make this to myself and haven't got enough time to race with this. :)


    Engine can blown any time (like in real F1), but remember to shift correctly! Bad shifting can reduce your engine life time very much

    In the end I want to give special thanks to ChiefWiggum! This guys has been making so many great mods for rF1 and he still is making them!
    That is true passion.
    Also thanks for him, for making so high quality cars for this mod! They look like they are made scratch for rF2. And cockpits looks very very good!
    You made my favorite era of F1 cars much more better! 20170108165835_1.jpg


    Happy racing!
    Hopefully everybody has good time with this mod!
    Atleast I have :)

    ps. I you have any good videos or pictures, send to this thread!
    Would love to watch!

    Please do not upload this mod to other sites. I will keep updating this, so would be better if links would come from me.
     
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  2. Postipate

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  3. Postipate

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    reserved 2
     
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    Woohoo going to try this thanks
     
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  5. tjc

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    Awesome sauce Postipate. Many thanks to you and all the original developers of this mod. :cool: :cool: :)
     
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  6. Oldseb

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    yeeaaahh DL now!!

    many thanks Postipate and modders original for permission!! :)
     
  7. jymp

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    Good job !, cars handle much better than the rFactor version of this mod, question, is there a way to decrease the chassis lurching upward in cockpit view after each shift ?
     
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    Yes there is, but I have to do it.

    Could you give video of your problem so i know it's not bigger than on my rFactor2.

    do you use automatic shifting or manual?
     
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    Don't think its a problem, I assume it's designed to to that, thought it may be a personal adjustment I could make
     
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    I dont know if can you adjust it. You could try to reduce "head movement" from settings. Most likely it wont help.

    I will look into this :) thanks for feedback
     
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    Do you have a time frame for when this mod will be uploaded to Workshop? My internet is incredibly slow and while I'd love to get my mitts on this I'd rather not have to download it twice (I will if I must though ;) ). Awesome work btw. Many thanks. :)
     
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    Download it now. Workshop wont come for long time (if never)

    FIA seems to have problem with those F1 mods on steam

    (just google what happend to automobiista
     
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    Wonderful! Thank you! I´ve waited for that, thought about of doing it myself.
     
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    If you ever want to convert any other mod just ask my help :)

    Ps. There is permission on gp79 mod with updated graphics ;)
     
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  15. Guimengo

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    FOM has rights to the F1 name and from seasons 1982-present, and only since very recently they have begun the cracking down (likely driven by current license holder). 1975 should not have a single shadow of problem. Even modern wouldn't necessarily have legal grounds, but it's all about court litigation fees.
     
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    Okey wow!

    Do you have source for this info? Would love to read about this more.

    Then I will most likely upload this to steam when my next release comes
     
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    Forgot to add to first post

    Use full graphic settings on cars. These cars are very good for FPS
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    Cars looks way better like that!
     
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    PMing you :)
     
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    Thanks mate!
     
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    Thats fair enough. Am well aware of the Automobilista saga :eek:. Downloading. :cool: Thanks.
     

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