Gran Turismo 7 update 1.07 patch notes: Latest update fixes dirt track license tests, adds new Broadcast Mode for streamers

Gran Turismo 7 has been out for nearly two weeks now. While GT7 is a significant improvement over GT Sport there are still issues that need resolving. Thankfully, Polyphony is supporting GT7 with regular updates that fix issues and add new content. The latest patch, update 1.07, has been announced, and it fixes a myriad of issues.

Latest news - Extended server maintenance delays 1.07 update

Gran Turismo 7's 1.07 update was originally scheduled to go live today. However, Polyphony has found an issue with a patch that needs resolving. As a result, the 1.07 patch isn't live yet as server maintenance has been extended.

Polyphony will announce when server maintenance is completed "as soon as possible."

Dirt track license tests fixed

After last the last update, the wrong tyres were fitted in the dirt track License Tests. As a result, these license tests were impossible to complete. Thankfully, update 1.07 resolves this issue.

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Update 1.07 fits the correct tyres in dirt track License Tests

This means the correct tyres are now fitted in license tests A-8, IB-5, IA-3, and S-5. Polyphony still needs to fix the dirt driving physics, though, because the off-road racing is a mess.

Broadcast Mode

Additionally, a new Broadcast Mode enables players to remove music tracks that could trigger copyright warnings on YouTube. This can be found in the Sound Volume settings and will be useful for streamers.

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The new Broadcast Mode is perfect for YouTube streamers

You can find out all the changes in the patch notes below.

Gran Turismo 7 update 1.07 patch notes

Main Features Implemented

1. Options - Added a [Broadcast Mode] option to the Sound Volume settings within the Global tab of the Options menu. For details, please refer to the 'Broadcast Mode' Added to the 'Sound Volume' Settings' article.

Other Improvements and Adjustments

 1. Car Settings - Fixed an issue wherein an application error would occur when selecting a Setting Sheet from the Quick Menu > [Car Settings] > [Detailed Settings] screen within World Circuits while being in Offline Mode; - Fixed an issue wherein copied Setting Sheets would disappear when the Car Settings were opened and closed; - Fixed an issue wherein the Ford GT Race Car '18 would only go into 1st gear when a Fully Customizable Manual Transmission or a Fully Customizable Sequential Transmission were installed; - Fixed an issue wherein cars would be considered within regulation even though they did not meet the Balance of Performance (BoP) regulation.2. Lobby - Fixed an issue wherein some Assist Settings, such as Auto-Drive, were able to be changed or saved even when 'Limit Driving Options' was set to 'Prohibited.'3. Missions & Licenses - Fixed an issue wherein the modified Assist Settings in some events would be saved and would not go back to the default value even after leaving the event.4. Missions - Fixed an issue wherein for some events the wind direction and speed display were set to 0.5. Licenses / Missions / Circuit Experiences - Fixed an issue wherein the specified tires would not be equipped on the vehicle for the following events: ■ Licenses [A-8] Dirt Driving: Beginner (Dirt Tires) [IB-5] Dirt Driving: Intermediate (Dirt Tires) [IA-3] Dirt Driving: Expert (Dirt Tires) [S-5] One Lap Time Attack (Dirt Tires) ■ Missions The Magic Mountain  ・Jeep Night Safari (Dirt Tires) Beyond the Horizon  ・Beginner Drifting 1  ・American Wilderness (Dirt Tires) Rolling Stone  ・Beginner Drifting 2 (Comfort: Medium Tires) Gone with the Wind  ・Divine moves on the Spa  ・Intermediate Drifting 2 (Racing: Heavy Wet Tires) The Sun Also Rises  ・The White Winged Beast (Racing: Soft Tires) ■ Circuit Experiences Colorado Springs (Dirt Tires) Fishermans Ranch (Dirt Tires) Sardegna - Windmills (Dirt Tires)6. World Circuits - Adjusted the rewards for events inside World Circuits according to driving time and difficulty. The adjusted events are as follows: World Touring Car 800  ・24 Heures du Mans Racing Circuit  ・Monza Circuit World Rally Challenge  ・Alsace Village Dirt Champions  ・Fisherman’s Ranch  ・Sardegna Windmills  ・Colorado Springs Lake GT Cup Gr.4  ・High Speed Ring  ・Brands Hatch GP Circuit GT Cup Gr.3  ・Spa Francorchamps  ・Suzuka Circuit  ・Autodrome Lago Maggiore. Full Clubman Cup Plus  ・High Speed Ring  ・Tsukuba Circuit  ・Goodwood American Clubman Cup 700  ・Special Stage Route X American FR Challenge 550  ・Blue Moon Bay Speedway  ・Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca  ・Willow Springs Raceway7. GT Auto - Fixed an issue wherein opening the Livery data from [Open Design] > [Design List] of the Livery Editor would make all the applied decals disappear; - Fixed an issue wherein the Open Designs and Styles of the Livery Editor could not be opened until the game was rebooted if the temporary data were deleted.8. Garage - Fixed an issue wherein on rare occasions an application error would occur when purchasing cars from Brand Central, Used Cars, and Legendary Cars, or when receiving a car as a prize.9. Physics Simulation Model - Adjusted the model to reduce the grip lost when cars with high downforce are passing over a kerbstone while cornering at its limit.10. Other - Fixed several issues that would occur when there was not enough free space available for temporary data downloaded from the network:  ・The Used Cars lineup would not be displayed;  ・The News on the Title Screen would not be displayed;  ・The Styles could not be applied; - Various other issues have been addressed.

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