first patch to massive update arrives

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and here is just the best bit:

"- NASCAR pit-sign-guy has returned from a short sabbatical."

and this is the long version:

"This release focuses on fixing issues introduced with the 2019 Season 1 release, and fixes a crashing issue with the accelerated simulated time feature.


CHANGE LOG:



UPDATES:

iRacing Membersite

- Fixed an issue where the website would sometimes not display correctly after registering for a Hosted Session.


iRacing BETA Interface

- Fixed a performance issue with Official and User-Created Races Page.

- Removed the First Name greeting from the Home Page.

- Fixed an issue where the Car Class selection was not working correctly when creating a Hosted Session.


Day/Night & Time of Day

- Ambient light at night has been reduced.
- - This should especially improve the realism while using a VR device.

- Fixed an issue where a raceserver could crash if the elapsed simulated event time exceeded 36 hours.

- Fixed an issue where yellowish lighting spots could appear on tracks at night while headlights were disabled.

- Fixed an issue with many objects not lighting correctly during night mode.


Pit Stops

- NASCAR pit-sign-guy has returned from a short sabbatical.

- Fixed an issue where some cars were able to leave the pits with invisible tires.


Time Attack

- Fixed an issue that was preventing the ref-lap car from being visible in Time Attack sessions.


Controls

- Fixed an issue that may have caused control mapping issues.



CARS:

Dallara F3

- This vehicle now utilizes a single tire-change checkbox for all four tires.

- Fixed an issue where the first gear information was not exporting to telemetry correctly.


Formula Renault 2.0

- This vehicle now utilizes a single tire-change checkbox for all four tires.


Formula Renault 3.5

- Rev limiter model and audio has been improved.

- Fixed some typos in the garage info.

- This vehicle now utilizes a single tire-change checkbox for all four tires.


Radical SR8

- Season setups have been updated.


NASCAR K&N Pro Chevrolet Impala

- Season setups have been updated.


NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 - 2018

- Season setups have been updated.



TRACKS:

Charlotte Motor Speedway

- Standing start grid positions have been adjusted to fix an issue where the drivers placed on the oval section would get a slow down penalty. These grid positions have been moved to use the chicane.

- Fixed an issue where some curbs could appear transparent at certain angles.


Richmond Raceway

- Adjusted the reflectivity of some painted lines."