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Bathurst Legends 1.00 released

Discussion in 'rFactor' started by Jari Vinnari, Aug 10, 2008.

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  2. Im sure Warren will be straight onto this mod :D
     
  3. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    Woohoo! :D:D:D

    I knew this mod was being developed, didn't know about the release though.
    Charging off to get it now.

    Thanks Jari. :thumb:
     
  4. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    Hmmnnn! First experience was that it made my oldish PC chug along rather slowly, with replays as stuttery as hell. Maybe I have to run the low res cars on my system

    But oh the memories. :D:D:D:D:D

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  5. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
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    And the falcon in low res car format. Improved the frame rate quite a bit on my system.

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  6. I have 44fps in start of Bathurst with 25 cars. I have 1.8 mHz Core 2 duo and Ati Radeon 4850 graphics card. Had a good luck when my old Radeon 2900 XT broke under 2 year warranty and got the 4850 free.

    Great and fun mod. Recommended.

    peace
    Jari
     
  7. Looks great ! Can you compare this with the Historix mod ?
     
  8. I would say HistoriX is the best mod for rFactor now. The cars feels just so absolutely great...specially for example Ford Escort and Capri.
    Legends mod is also great. It has great sounds and the car hadling is pretty good.
    These cars reward smooth steering and gas use because they have tendency to oversteer middle and end of corners. Setup tweaking helps a litlle. On G25 you really feel the weight of these cars when driving corners. Great mod and well worth of trying


    peace
    Jari
     
  9. Thx Jari, another one to install :D
     
  10. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    My first impression is that the HistorX mod is better, the cars look a little better, and there is much more variety in the HistorX mod, as expected.
    The Bathurst Legends feels pretty good to me and about what I remember of these big heavy and rather softly sprung cars. I was also only using default setups, so no doubt that can be tweaked.
    It certainly has the fun factor for me, but of course I am a biased Aussie who grew up with these icon cars.

    Incidently, the Falcon GT HO's were so rare (only made enough for Bathurst race legality, that they are worth an absolute fortune now. One was advertised recently at auction (in perfect condition) for AUD$500,000.
     
  11. Wow ! thats money!
     
  12. Hans Sneep

    Hans Sneep
    Premium Member

    It seems there's a new challenge coming,no flying Warren?

    Hans
     
  13. there are no valiant pacers
     
  14. hey man good mod except its a dead download link :(