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Flatspotting

Discussion in 'rFactor 2' started by jimortality, Feb 17, 2015.

  1. jimortality

    jimortality
    Premium Member

    I think you know what I'm gonna ask :-(
     
  2. You can ask a lot of things :p
     
  3. jimortality

    jimortality
    Premium Member

    Lol so knowing me, what do think I'm gonna ask?
     
  4. Stefan Woudenberg

    Stefan Woudenberg
    Premium Member

    Question: "Is Holland really the flatpot on earth? Are there really no mountains?" :D
     
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  5. How to stop it?



    Answer - Don't lock up
     
  6. JeffL

    JeffL
    Right on Brother, I hear ya, it's all good.

    or slide sideways:)
     
  7. Mindreading brought back result: "Failed"
     
  8. jimortality

    jimortality
    Premium Member

    Well I googled it and learnt what flatspotting is :D
     
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  9. David O'Reilly

    David O'Reilly
    A bad quali means I can go forwards in the race.

    IMO its another "back of the net" moment for RF2.
    Now when I drive I have to look after tyres like I paid for them. One bad lock up and the wheel vibrates like hell.
    One more step into immersion. I love it.
     
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  10. jimortality

    jimortality
    Premium Member

    Yes I agree David, it's changed the way I drive but it is fantastic.
     
  11. just did 30 mins in the FR3.5 and man its awesome with this tyre model. Front left lock up trying to save a position and in my mind I knew that was gonna hurt and as soon as I hit the straight massive vibes in the wheel! Another level of immersion!! Brilliant ISI!
     
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  12. David O'Reilly

    David O'Reilly
    A bad quali means I can go forwards in the race.

    Isnt it just.
    Another subtle way to attack! Force the other guy to lock up with a bad entry.
     
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  13. Frederic Schornstein

    Frederic Schornstein
    TXL Racing Premium Member

    I have only driven GT cars since the update and it seems, that you can get away with a slight lock-up, but when you lock them for 1 or 2 seconds you are really screwed in terms of vibrations, but it depends on the cars. The Apex Modding cars have relatively low FFB in a straight line and with them you don't really feel the vibrations, so you are not really punished for it.
     
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