NASCAR Heat 2 Patch 1 adds remaining NASCAR NEXT drivers and more

NASCAR Heat 2 Patch 1 is now available for Xbox One and PS4. The new major update brings new features and multiple fixes for the game. Remaining NASCAR NEXT drivers is now added as well as new “Strict” Yellow Flags option for single-player.

In addition, the update has added functionality to switch between Global Leaderboards and Favorite Driver Leaderboards. Also, there is a fix for an issue where players in some regions would not see the correct cars in multiplayer races. Check out full patch notes below.

NASCAR HEAT 2 Patch

NASCAR Heat 2 Patch 1 PS4 and Xbox One Changelog

  • Added remaining NASCAR NEXT drivers (Harrison Burton, Chase Cabre, Hailie Deegan, Riley Herbst, Cayden Lapcevich, Chase Purdy, Zane Smith)
  • Added new “Strict” Yellow Flags option for single-player
  • Added a Stats page to Career
  • Rivals’ anger now has the potential to slowly decay over time
  • Added an alternate controller configuration (Options -> Controls -> Default/Alternate)
  • NASCAR Heat 2 Patch 1 added new Victory Anthems
  • Added separate volume control for Spotter
  • Fixed potential frame rate stutter during race
  • Fixed Trophies/Achievements that were not awarding properly
  • NASCAR Heat 2 update 1 has fixed red-lining engine issues at Iowa Speedway
  • Made top-end AI more challenging at some tracks
  • Better calculation of race results for cars finishing behind the player
  • Fixed issue where players in some regions would not see the correct cars in multiplayer races
  • NASCAR Heat 2 game patch 1 added gear/speed overlays in the cockpit view
  • Altered qualifying logic for the AI
  • Display purse on race card in Career
  • You can hold down left or right to change values at pits/in garage
  • Changed pre-race animation in multiplayer
  • Implemented some missing UI sounds
  • Quieter Victory Anthems
  • Fixed rare Career mode crash
  • NASCAR Heat 2 Patch 1 has added functionality to switch between Global Leaderboards and Favorite Driver Leaderboards
  • Fixed doppler effect to prevent unusual pitch shifting during some events
  • Set Furniture Row Racing to a 5-star team in Career
  • Fixed Elliot Sadler’s Road America Challenge
  • Fixed some crash bugs
  • Adjusted some driver ratings
  • Altered character models for some drivers
  • NASCAR Heat 2 game patch 1 fixed some issues with AI pitting logic
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements

Check your game update and download NASCAR Heat 2 Patch 1 on PS4 and Xbox One.