Italian development studio Vae Victis Games have updated Early Access racing sandbox title Racecraft to version 0.4.1. Alongside the update Racecraft have announced Thrustmaster will be sponsoring the upcoming weekly Hotlap Challenge event beginning Monday 27th June. The new update to Racecraft brings a welcome addition of the new paint mode feature which allows players to create their own paint schemes for the open wheel formula car in the game. Although not yet able to support community mod skins at present Vae Victis have confirmed to RaceDepartment work is underway for future support of custom created liveries in coming updates. Dynamic reflections also make their debut in the game alongside a number of minor tweaks and visual polishing. The new update is available to download now via Steam. Racecraft 0.4.1 update: Features: Car Paint Mode Graphics: dynamic reflections added Graphics: shadows quality improved Graphics: shadows performance impact reduction General: minor bugfixes and general polishing Racecraft isn't all about creating your own unique racing track. The development team behind the game hold weekly hotlap challenge events where players set their fastest times against a community leader board using a single track created by Vae Victis. From June 27th to July 3rd Thrustmaster will be sponsoring the Hotlap Weekly Event with a selection of prizes for the event winner and the two runners-up. Check out the events section in game nearer the time for details. Racecraft is available to purchase via the Steam platform now. Beginning week commencing Monday June 13th players will have a one week opportunity to pick up this title with a generous 20% discount. Have a look at the news and discussion items in our very own Racecraft sub forum here at RaceDepartment. Keep your eye out in the coming weeks for an exclusive interview and the opportunity to pose your own questions to the team behind this unique racing game. Do you own Racecraft? What do you think of the game? Care to share your experiences playing the title? Let us know in the comments section below!