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Featured rFactor 2 Track Team previews another new oval addition

Discussion in 'rFactor 2' started by Paul Jeffrey, Jul 6, 2016.

  1. Paul Jeffrey

    Paul Jeffrey
    Sim Racing News Editor Staff Premium

    rFactor 2 Mystery Oval 2.jpg
    The rFactor 2 Track Team, responsible for the creation of new circuit content in ISI's racing simulator rFactor 2, have previewed two new images of yet another 3PA oval due to join the sim.

    Now I'm no oval expert, so trying to guess which track this new content is supposed to represent is a little beyond my knowledge base I'm afraid. The only disenable clue from the two new screenshots is the 'Soapstone' advertising seen in red on the outside retaining wall.

    The guys and girls at rFactor have been rather busy bringing us new oval content to enjoy recently, as can be seen with the recent images released from the Bristol Motor Speedway 3PA track previewed on this site a few days ago. Great news for oval and NASCAR fans, the "Soapstone" mystery oval should be another fine addition to the ever expanding American themed oval content heading to rFactor 2 recently.

    rFactor 2 Mystery Oval.jpg

    Check out the rFactor 2 forum here at RaceDepartment for more rFactor 2 news and discussions, the latest mods and downloads and of course our excellent rFactor 2 racing club!

    Do you know what the oval in these pictures is? Fancy an (educated) guess? Let us know in the comments section below!
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  2. AbeWoz


    judging buy the pavement, grass curbing, and the Appalachian nature of soapstone, I believe this is to be a representation of Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. rFactor2 looks to be catering to the short-track crowd first.
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  3. Lorenzo Bonder

    Lorenzo Bonder
    RD's Two Wheeled Driving Specialist Staff

    Definitely Martinsville.

    Now give me a Dover replica and rFactor 2 will have something for me to cherish for :p
  4. I think there is all ready a Dover available in the Steam Workshop. I'm really looking forward to more of a Milwaukee Mile or New Hampshire Speedway, they are essentially the same. I would prefer Milwaukee as that is my second home track :)

    The new previews look great!
  5. God damn it .... oval, again ... it's killing me !
    I'm the last European Driver on rF2 or what ?
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  6. William Wester

    William Wester

    Milwaukee Mile would be cool (15 minutes away), unique track that always made for close racing.
  7. I was just waiting for the first one to pop in and complain about Ovals :D

    They recently showed a pic of what looks like the S/F line of the karing track of Palm Beach. So I guess that Road Course will get an update pretty soon aswell and some additional features like the karting track.
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  8. Oh shut up. We just got an amazing Suzuka.
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  9. Those are ports from very dated tracks
  10. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff

    Heh, I posted this in the last thread
    I got my wish! :)
  11. Keep em coming ISI. Thank you so much for thinking of us USA folks who have invested in your sim and not just Europeans.
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  12. Would you do me favor and link the picture in this thread? :)
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  13. Awesome News!!!
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  14. ISI is giving me some NR2003 memories with these tracks. Now just give me some pit crew animations
  15. Wonder if we'll ever get a proper Spa. It's only ovals recently.
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  16. Apex still has that 2007 data which had been initially laid down, and yoss is part of the testing team so who knows. And as always, hope for pre-2004 Bus Stop.
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  17. Erwin Greven

    Erwin Greven

    Got no problems with a complete Sprint Cup track pack for rF2. (European V8thunder racer)
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