This issue will be addressed in the next patch.
Update notes, f1 2012 Update 5 info: This update addresses the following issues: - Reduced the likelihood of the player getting a penalty when involved in a collision with an AI car.
Fixed issues with the weather system in Instant Replays / Race Replays which could instantly change the track wetness level.
Changed the Prime tyre compound to game resident evil 6 benchmark Hard for Suzuka to match the race this weekend.Fixed Catalunya so that its no longer possible to cut corners to gain an advantage.Known issue: Saves not synchronising with the Steam cloud.RaceNet - General RaceNet data upload stability improvements.(Once players complete another online race they will be added back on to the leaderboard with all their stats intact) - Driver name plates can now be seen - Numerous graphical improvements made such as flicker on rain/ground textures, interface positioning and correction of some.The PC Catalunya Time Trial Leaderboard will be reset after the patch goes live, this will either be done Friday evening or Monday morning (UK time).Tweaked force feedback for all devices.Fixed a number of minor graphical issues.Update Notes:- Drivers should no longer have collisions with "invisible walls" - Fixed the desynchronised session windows 2000 check users logged in of results which could occasionally lead to race result errors - Closed a small loophole which allowed erroneous times to posted.Removed engine damage from the list of damaged parts that can force a pit stop to take priority over a drive through penalty.Reverted the changes to the force feedback from patch.
This can be worked around by setting Shadows to Low or Ultra Low in My F1 - Graphics.
F1 2012 Update 4 info: This update addresses a number of issues, including: - Understeer: Adjusted track information to provide a more uniform level of grip across the entire surface - Fixed an issue where some users (especially those on laptops) were unable to change.This change will not affect Time Attack which will continue to use the Medium compound tyre.F1 2012 Update 3 info: This update addresses a number of issues, including: - Fixed an issue with frame rates that was introduced in patch #2 - Fixed an issue where using a flashback could result in an engine blowout effect.This would also result in the player doing an unnecessary pit stop if they were trying to serve a drive through penalty.Added an option to delete profiles.Leaderboards will be reset later today in order to update player rankings.While this improved some wheels, it was to the detriment of others.If you are experiencing issues with saves uploaded to Steams cloud, we recommend using saved games stored on your local drive/PC.Fixed an issue where the engine could be damaged or destroyed when using a flashback.