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CarloLewis

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  1. CarloLewis

    Welsh players

    I'm part Welsh, but born and raised in Birmingham so...
  2. CarloLewis

    Career mode - sudden loss of reputation

    Nope. My current objective (Finish 15tg or higher) was completed in the previous race. My thinking is that there was simply a big/glitch where an interview was triggered but not displayed and because I still have the timer on, a bad answer has been auto selected.
  3. CarloLewis

    Career mode - sudden loss of reputation

    Thanks for the responses. I'll edit my post for clarity, but there was no interview after the session. The rep just tanked. The only reason I'm annoyed is because it is a driving factor when it comes to negotiations, and that is where you can speed up development and faster pit stops etc.
  4. CarloLewis

    judging ability

    Firstly, this is a game and people are free to enjoy it how they wish. I wouldn't say one is better than the other. With that being said, I think there are two parts to being considered good at this game. Being a good driver and being a good racer. If someone can beat the AI at 110 while using assists, then they're clearly a good racer. If another person can drive without any assists but on a lower AI then they are a good driver. The aim for me was to conquer no assists first and then slowly increase the AI level. That is now at 90 but I struggle with the racing element, knowing when/where to attempt an overtake and how to defend.
  5. Hi all, I'm wondering if anyone else has experienced something similar to the below. It's happened once before but I took no real notice. I'm in my first season at Williams and had just completed FP1 in Hungary, perfecting all 3 practice programmes that I attempted. I also completed some team and R&D objectives. I had no bumps (sim damage enabled and no flashbacks) so the car was fully intact. I can't remember what my fastest lap was or where I ranked but I know that I was faster than my teammate. I received a total of 325 resource points for the session. EDIT: There was no interview after the session. However, upon advancing to the Reputation screen, my reputation has plummeted with my current team and a slight loss with all other teams except one, and I'm at a complete loss as to why. My respect level increased. This is frustrating as I have been slowly building the reputation as I am slowly getting better at the game. The car is still bottom of the performance charts and I've been hitting my performance targets. Plus, this all happened in practice. Why would I lose reputation in practice of I didn't crash?
  6. Wowza! 7.2GB download on Xbox!
  7. CarloLewis

    Delete

    But they're assists. He doesn't use any assists...
  8. Xbox One - Career mode, race 5 at Spain. I was given a 5 place grid penalty due to an incident in practice. I qualified in 8th and as I already had the penalty from practice, I decided to take a new gear box and 1 of each power unit part (not a part from my current allocation, i.e. a 4th ICE, a 3rd CE etc.) and I was warned that there would be a penalty for this action, yet no additional penalties (except the initial grid penalty) was applied.
  9. Even if we can't save them on a per car basis. At least being able to save the setups in the same way we can controller settings would be useful. That way we can name them as we wish.
  10. CarloLewis

    Just sharing my happiness

    I think the people who only 25% races are less likely to purposely take people out as it is a lot of time to invest to just be a troll. Obviously there will be accidents, perhaps even due to some people being over aggressive, but 5 lap races seem to attract the worst people.
  11. CarloLewis

    Using Look to Apex?

    I have it all the way up (I think it's 15) but I've had it this way for ever. I've always thought it helped me see the corner, but I'm going to try it turned right down for a while to do an actual comparison.
  12. CarloLewis

    Wheel damper/ Understeer Enhance

    All FFB (Force feedback) settings are only used on wheels so changing these will make zero difference in a pad
  13. CarloLewis

    Hockenheim DRS zones

    Literally unplayable /s
  14. CarloLewis

    Black Flag

    Maybe the parents need to know that little Dennis is a ****
  15. CarloLewis

    Simulating practice

    It's on the workstation. When you are on the screen showing the sessions for the weekend, you can press a button (On xbox this is X) to simulate that session. If you're already in a session, 'Advance' will simulate the rest of the session for the AI but it would be like you've sat in the garage so it is not the same as pressing simulate before the session starts.
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