Live for Speed is an online racing simulator developed by Scawen Roberts (game engine), Eric Bailey (tracks & cars) and Victor van Vlaardingen (music, website, sales). It's main features are the realistic physic engine and internet multiplayer with up to 32 players. The game is only sold at the official website Lfs.net. You won't find it in any shops as the developers want to stay independent from any publisher, so they can include exactly the features they want to have in the game and do not have to change the game according to some manager's opinion.

LFS S2 is a serious racing simulator. No arcade modes, no steering aids - YOU have to do the driving. It is therefore highly recommended to play the sim with a wheel, because even though you can use keyboard and/or mouse, a wheel is what you use in a real car, so a wheel should be used in a serious racing simulator. Especially when going online, where fast reactions are required.

In S2 you can race alone or against the AI, but the real fun is to be found online, in multiplayer mode. Racing against real people is simply the best thing and LFS makes it easy for you to do so. There are also several online racing leagues you can take part in, if you are looking for something with a more competitive edge.

A serious simulator obviously requires a very good physics simulation to provide the thrill and fun of real racing. This is done by simulating all aspects that are important to racing. LFS S2 is the second step towards our vision of what the sim must become and already does a very good job in simulating real racing. Many racing aspects are covered - comprehensive setup possibilities, fuel usage, tyre wear, a lot of different surface types, intriguing racing environments, different car classes, etc. All these aspects make sure you have enough to practise with and spend time on learning the flow of the tracks. Additionally, don't forget to plan your pitstops - find out how much fuel your car uses on a track and how are your tyres behaving on any track, with your driving style. All aspects you will have to think about in real racing and as such you need to think about them in S2 as well.

S2 is a significant improvement over S1; important features have been added. For example dynamic camber (improved simulation of suspension and different suspension types), highly detailed tyre physics and a damage model have been introduced. Also the additional content in S2 should be noted - where S1 mostly contains the 'medium' fast cars and tracks, S2 introduces several 'fast' classes (and some 'slow' ones too)

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4 comments by wdowa94 on Oct 3rd, 2013

Graphic Override is pretty advanced graphic Live For Speed mod based on ENB series.
It uses Multipass shaders, Cross-Processing, advanced Indirect lighting, SSIL, SSAO, dynamic HDR and palette color correction.

2.5 version is more balanced, colors were more natural, and SSAO and SSIL alghoritms were fixed.
New feature in LFS Graphic Override mod is adaptive Bloom and Screening. This feature keeps proper look of the game on every map at every weather setting.

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LFS Graphic Override 3.0

LFS Graphic Override 3.0

Sep 5, 2014 Full Version 0 comments

LFS graphic mod based on ENB series, version 3.0 Ambient occlusion changes, 2 step color correction, new white balancer, dynamic HDR, Depth of Field fixes...

LFS Graphic Override 2.5

LFS Graphic Override 2.5

Oct 15, 2013 Patch 1 comment

Graphic Override is pretty advanced graphic Live For Speed mod based on ENB series. It uses Multipass shaders, Cross-Processing, advanced Indirect lighting...

LFS Graphic Override 2.21 [Fixed Version]

LFS Graphic Override 2.21 [Fixed Version]

Aug 8, 2013 Full Version 3 comments

8th version of my LFS Graphic mod started in 2009! Graphic Override 2.2 Contains high quality SSAO, Indirect Lighting, DoF, HDR, HLSL shaders, FXAA, Color...

LFS Graphic Override 2.1

LFS Graphic Override 2.1

Mar 29, 2013 Full Version 1 comment

Texture pack, 2 performance versions, FXAA, SSAO, SSIL, DoF, HDR, Color correction- Just Graphic Override 2.1 with texture pack Just install and enjoy!

LFS Graphic Override 2

LFS Graphic Override 2

Feb 24, 2013 Full Version 2 comments

FXAA, SSAO, SSIL, DoF, HDR, Color correction- Everything is new in this one rar pack! Higher Performance than 1.2 version, more photorealistic look- Just...

Test Patch Y15 (Patch Only)

Test Patch Y15 (Patch Only)

Apr 6, 2008 Patch 2 comments

Help improving LFS by downloading and testing this test patch. A patch for dedicated servers is available too. Note -> you need the Full Game with Y patch...

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gamedev12
gamedev12 Sep 5 2014, 10:56am says:

This game looks good, you just got another fan!

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_dhk_ Feb 11 2009, 9:12pm says:

Looks good, I'm tracking this game!
But, looking at the tons of "test" patches, to me it looks like still in beta.

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selman_akinci
selman_akinci Dec 9 2008, 11:52pm says:

You guys built a new engine? This game is sweet. Good job..

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magnet14
magnet14 Feb 13 2008, 5:30pm says:

If you have this game, feel free to make some screenshots and upload them to "Images" section

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