IMPROVED TRUCK PHYSICS V2.0 MOD

American Truck Simulator Mods


IMPROVED TRUCK PHYSICS V2.0 MOD

– Mod adds more realistic and hard physics for ATS trucks;
– It is now more difficult to drive a truck, “feel” of the truck is increased;
– Changed driver body movement physics, which is now less static;
– Added five new modes for windshield wipers for vanilla and mod trucks (four intermittment modes, one long, one short) from 15 item list;
– Lots of changes was made in truck behavior:

1. Changed cabin weight to a more realistic value;
2. Changed brake efficiency: less overall effectiveness an less effectiveness at low speed (but higher upper margin of “low speed”). Increased max. brakes temperature, increased warm up/cool down rates;
3. Decreased autocentering speed of steering wheel. Decreased truck turning ability;
4. Increased rotational wheel resistance and air resistance. Also, increased inertia – slower acceleration and stopping;
5. Increased clutch strength for more realistic clutch-transmission behavior;
6. Decreased retarder effectiveness;
7. Increased chassis suspension travel values for vanilla trucks;
8. Slightly decreased overall damping force for truck/trailer chassis suspension;
9. Transmission inertia decreased;
10. Added tyres slip possibility. Tyres a little less rigid now;
11. Increased flywheel resistance – RPM drops faster, when not in gear;
12. Increased intensity of engine braking – truck slow downs faster, when truck is not given throttle;
13. Decreased engine compression – truck loses speed more quicker, when no throttle is given;
14. Increased transmission resistance – more losses in transmission.
15. Added chassis, cabin, engine, transmission and wheel wear;
16. Less damage from truck to trailer, but overall damage level increased;
17. Updated physics for vanilla and Jazzycat trailers;
18. Added 4 new windshield wipers modes;
19. Added roll resistance and wet grip parameters for tires;
20. Added possibility to loose control over truck due to weather conditions or reckless driving;
21. And other changes…
Compatible with 1.6.x of ATS. Work on older versions is not guaranteed. Please keep original download link!

Installation instructions:
1. Extract all files from downloaded rar-archive to some temp folder;
2. Copy BASE.scs from this temp dir to MOD folder;
3. Based on your requirements, copy required truck/trailer mod files (from “Others” folder) to MOD folder;
4. Open in-game mod manager and enable all copied mods (refer to “correct mod installation” chapter for proper physics mod installation);
3. Play!
Supported trucks list:
All trucks can be used with this mod, but full support (modified chassis files and added new windshield wipers modes) are available for these trucks below:
4 trucks from vanilla game;
Freightliner Classic XL by Softclub-NSK, Oleg Conte, Sergej Baltazar, dmitry68, Ventyres, odd_fellow, SCS Software, vitalik062
Freightliner Coronado by Softclub-NSK, Stas556, dmitry68, Kriechbaum, knox_xss, David Otto, Joe Smith, vitalik062;
Freightliner FLB by Harven;
Freightliner Inspiration by Dmitry_68, Felipe Conbar;
International 9800 by SCS, Blinkman, SoftLab NSK, Ventures, Joe, Slava1;
International Eagle 9900i by Superman, evh5150vanhalen, Danclark, Kriechbaum;
International Lonestar by SCS Software, Franck Brasil;
Kenworth 521 by Virat, Peerke, Kriechbaum;
Kenworth K200 by RTA Team;
Kenworth T600 by Josh Farley;
Kenworth T800 2016 beta by GT-Mike, SCS Software;
Kenworth T908 by Virat, SCS Software;
Kenworth W900 long by Dmitry68;
Mack Pinnacle by Sib3rius, Corby, Superman;
Mack Ultraliner by Elaman, Gazila, Mahad110;
Peterbilt 351 by jawa, Stas556, Kriechbaum;
Peterbilt 377 by AMT Team;
Peterbilt 387 by Ch_Vitalik, Kirilloid22, Dmitry68, Gosha Motor;
Peterbilt 389 by Viper2;
Peterbilt 389 by True Arts Modding;
Scot A2HD by Smarty, Transtar, Kriechbaum;
Volvo VNL 670 by Aradeth;
Volvo VNL 780 by Franck Brasil.
-24.05.17 Version 2.0

Changelog:
– Updated chassis definition files for trucks and trailers (both vanilla and Jazzycat ones);
– Updated interior definition files for vanilla and modded trucks;
– Stiffer truck and trailer chassis suspension;
– Added support for:

Freightliner Inspiration by Dmitry_68, Felipe Conbar;
Kenworth K200 by RTA Team;
Kenworth 521 by Virat, Peerke, Kriechbaum;
Kenworth T908 by Virat, SCS Software.


Credits
AlexeyP, SCS Software
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What is this mod use for

If you enjoy experiencing real American truck driver life, but at the same time feel a bit bored of the common road, cargos, and trucks, then American Truck Simulator Mods are for you! Step into an American Truck Driver's shoes and prove that you can deliver the cargo under any circumstance. Choose one of the various ATS Mods and take on new challenges. Driving a truck has never been so exciting!




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1 Response

  1. Alf says:

    Trip computer in T680 isn’t working at all. Just KW logo on it.

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