A new free update for Dirt 5 went live today adding a selection of official Red Bull liveries for multiple cars, weather options for the arena-creator Playgrounds mode, ghost lap times… and cross-platform matchmaking for Xbox, PlayStation and PC players!
Cross-Platform Matchmaking Added
Cross-platform matchmaking compatibility was finally added for Xbox, PlayStation, and PC (Windows Store and Steam) players, allowing public lobbies to connect players on different platforms together, further boosting online activity.
New Red Bull Content
Eight new Red Bull liveries were added to the game, adding new designs for the Audi S1 EKS RX quattro, MINI John Cooper Work Buggy by X-raid, Peugeot 3008 DKR Maxi, Volkswagen Race Touareg 3, Porsche 911 RGT and Peugeot 208 WRX.
More Playgrounds Conditions
More variety was aded to the arena-creator mode, including wet and stormy weather conditions for all playground arenas in Arizona, South Africa and Italy.
Ghost Lap Times Added
Ghost lap times was one of the most-requested featues by the community — and it is now available on Dirt 5!
Both Time Trial and Playgrounds modes now have the option to display relevant lap times from the global leaderboard, straight onto the track: the global fastest lap, the global closest lap to your time, the closest lap time from your friends, or your own personal best time.