iRacing has deployed an update for the Daytona International Speedway, utilizing new 2021 laser scan data. This free laser scan update includes fully upgraded track textures, detailed 3d fencing, and the current spec curb placements.
Daytona International Speedway Update:
- A variety of track surfaces and features have been updated utilizing our latest 2021 laser scan data, including the following:
– – The Bus Stop curbing has been updated.
– – The Bus Stop gain-time checkpoints have been updated.
– – A white dashed line has been added in the merge area leading onto the oval off of Turn 2.
– – Turn 5 curbs have been updated.
– – Pit road surface has been updated.
- (Oval) – Starting grid size has been expanded to 60.
- A large variety of track fencing has been updated to utilize 3D objects.
– – This should improve both photorealism and collision parameters.
- Some previously missing sections of fencing have been added.
- A variety of grass textures have been updated.
- Some environment object properties and track-side decal properties have been updated and fixed.
- Some rogue floating environmental objects have been grounded.
- Fixed an issue where crowd members could show through the flag booth caution lights.
The Daytona International Speedway is a world-famous racing circuit 50 miles north of Orlando, in Daytona Beach, Florida, United States. The track was built in 1959 and is most famous for its iconic Daytona 500 race, which is the most prestigious race in NASCAR, and the annual Rolex 24 Hour Endurance race. In addition to NASCAR and IMSA events, the track also hosts races of ARCA, AMA Superbike, SCCA, and Motocross.
The racing track features multiple layouts including the primary 2.5-mile (4.0 km) high-speed tri-oval, a 3.56-mile (5.73 km) sports car course, a 2.95-mile (4.75 km) motorcycle course, and a 1,320-foot (400 m) karting and motorcycle flat-track.
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