It is fair to say that Codemasters must be pretty pleased with the reception of F1 2020, combined with a drama filled first race of the season. Now follows the grinding process or adding additional polish while squashing those troublesome bugs. Today see the deployment of patch 1.05 on the PC, PS4 and Xbox patches will arrive later in the week. Full changelog below.
F1® 2020 PATCH NOTES – v1.05
Fixed a crash that would occur after beating a rival in Time Trial
Players will no longer be incorrectly disqualified for not using the mandatory tyres during a race
Qualifying times seen on the grid rundown are now correct
Gearbox wear is no longer scaled based on season length
Fixed the missing heads on the podium in Multiplayer
Speeding when the Virtual Safety Car is ending will now correctly penalise clients in a multiplayer session
When using a wheel car controls will no longer control the camera at race start
Xbox One Hero stats for Race Wins, Podiums and Laps Completed have been reset and will no longer be affected by or affect F1 2019 stats.
Vietnam track introduction video now shows the correct number of DRS zones
The character walking on water during the introduction cutscene at Australia now correctly has a boat to stand on
Fixed Sponsor logos on suits appearing stretched in certain conditions.
Fixed several end of season Sponsor payments.
Improved abrupt Force Feedback issue under braking on Direct Drive wheels
A use flashback prompt will now be shown the first time the player goes off track or collides with another vehicle
Numerous text and localisation fixes
Various other stability and bug fixes
F1® 2020 PATCH NOTES – v1.03 – XBOX ONLY
Patch 1.03 has been released on Xbox, and you can find the notes for this patch here:
Fixed a crash when using the Schumacher or RaceNet items going into My Team
Reduced the penalties given to players during safety car periods to the correct values to prevent unfair disqualifications
Addressed an issue where a number of players or AI would be disqualified incorrectly after passing the safety car
Addressed an issue where race results could be incorrect after disconnecting and re-joining an online session
F1® 2020 PATCH NOTES – v1.04 – PS4 ONLY
Fixed an issue specific to PS4 which caused Leaderboards to appear blank and could cause a perpetual load in certain circumstances.
There will be no v1.04 on Steam, Xbox One or Stadia.