Formula V10 - automatic transmission?

Discussion in 'Automobilista' started by rocafella1978, Aug 22, 2016.

  1. rocafella1978

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    hi all, just curious, i have everything set to manual, but the Formula V10 changes transmission automatically? is that wanted or a bug? or are the vehicles setup in AMS like that?? thanks. (or is there another setting?)
     
  2. Warren Schembri

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    The real-life vehicle also had automatic transmission.
    That is why it is on by default.

    You can turn it off in the car setup screens
     
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  3. rocafella1978

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    thank you! i did not know that, appreciate it.
     
  4. Troy Barman

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    Pretty sure it was auto upshifts but manual downshifts in the real car.
     
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  5. rocafella1978

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    yes, correct read all about it today, educating myself, thanks again guys, really neat information.
     
  6. ouvert

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    yep. just like AMS default settings ...
     
  7. Hash_V8

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    They also ran TC then too, so I wouldn't recommend not running it, that is also in car setup and on by default, not the ingame "assists".
     
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  8. P*Funk

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    I've found the auto upshift is pretty nice and after they added manual upshift override I tend to use it most of the time with the V10. It only has a downside where you get the car upshifting a second before a braking zone, a situation where you might likely instead let the revs ride beyond the optimal shift point.

    I know that if Reiza wanted to go for a year later than the one they chose they might have been faced with the pre-selected auto-downshift thing which woulda been very interested to play with.