First patch update released for NASCAR Heat 3

704 Games has released the first patch update for NASCAR Heat 3, which includes a variety of career mode updates and enhancements to gameplay.

Here is the full list of all the features in Patch 1:

  • Fix custom setups being allowed in lobbies that are not supposed to allow them.

  • Added Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to NASCAR Xfinity Series roster.

  • Improved force feedback for steering wheels.

  • Added option to enable centering spring for steering wheels. (PS4 and Xbox One)

  • Added option to play spotter through headphones. (PS4)

  • Added skid sounds when driving on dirt.

  • Career: Added option to sim races.

  • Career: Can choose paint job when driving someone else’s car.

  • Career: Added manufacturer display to sponsor cards.

  • Career: Added manufacturer description to agent recap.

  • Career: Can access car paint kit for custom cars.

  • Career: Can access the character editor from the career home screen.

  • Career: If you make the playoffs, you earn an invite to a team in the next league.

  • Career: display upcoming tracks when setting work plan.

  • Career: Tuning adjustments.

  • Performance improvements.

  • Fixed crashes in career mode.

  • Fixed tire wear at Eldora in dirt league.

  • Fixed issue where cars would occasionally appear all black in car chooser.

  • Fixed crashes in car editor and character editor.

  • Fixed wheels appearing without cars briefly at start of multiplayer races.

  • Fixed stages at the Roval.

  • AI: Adjust pitting behavior at some tracks.

  • AI: Various improvements.

  • UI: Various improvements.

  • Scaled down replay overlay art.

  • Fix slowdown during some challenges.

  • Other fixes and improvements.

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