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PC V8 Supercars ...what hapened to the motor sounds?

Discussion in 'Project CARS' started by Jeff Huber, Mar 4, 2016.

  1. Jeff Huber

    Jeff Huber

    I know the V8 Supercar came out for free or whatever a little while ago , and honestly I never got the DLC with it included because of the motor sounds. It sounds like a Honda Civic! So I come across a video of a V8 supercar in Pcars that was posted about a year ago by this guy , and it sounds great! What happened , and why did they change it to the corny V6 sounds or whatever?

    Listen to what it is like now , and then watch this video and see how they had it before. For the love of Pete!!....why would you change it to the sounds it has now? I don't get it. Am I missing something?

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  2. ouvert


    well it doesn`t sound like Civic at all but yep ... it is not good and frankly never was
  3. Another broken promise? Deliberate overselling?
  4. Jeff Huber

    Jeff Huber

    In the video I posted above , it didn't sound all that bad , and actually thought it sounded pretty good. But now? I still don't understand why they would replace the first sound file with what they have now. It sounds nothing like a V8 supercar.
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  5. The problem is that you are comparing apples and pear as the car in the video is not a v8 supercar, but a Mustang Boss 302R1 gt4. it uses a crossplane crank and gets that deep tone. V8 Supercars use flat plane cranks and rev higher and sound different.
    Still I agree that the sound is far from good. iRacing sounds better

    flat crank vs crossplane explained. (@1:24)
    Last edited: Mar 23, 2016
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