The Transylvania Update, also known as the 2019 Winter Update, is the 30th update for Asphalt 8: Airborne. It is scheduled to add the Transylvania track, whose name was revealed prior to the Fifth Anniversary Update.


Celebrate the holiday season by unwrapping this new update to Asphalt 8, filled with a new environment, fresh events, and enough new rides to bring holiday cheer to racers everywhere!
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**What’s New**

Welcome to the new Snowflurry Festival event! We're introducing a lot of all-new, all-fun activities and quests for you to complete everywhere in the game -- and of course, new prizes for the victors!

We're dedicated to delivering the best new racetracks we can, so get ready to brave the risky mountain roads and gorgeous medieval landscapes of Transylvania!

This classic Nissan race car is returning to the game -- this time with improved stats and a stylish new look! Catch this sweet new ride once it appears in the upcoming R&D Event.

The Lamborghini Centenario -- the famous 770 HP, fully carbon hypercar -- is speeding into Asphalt 8 this winter! Check out our exclusive Winter R&D Event to add this car to your Lamborghini collection!

Ride the Lightning LS-218. This superb motorcycle will arrive in the game with its own special event shortly. Check the game often for details!

The winter spirit -- and winter decorations -- are back to make the game even cooler. We couldn't be happier to celebrate the holidays with you!

Handle your vehicle with unmatched precision using a brand-new Directional Steering control scheme.

New Vehicles

Class C

Unknown Class

The new vehicles will need the following engine cards:

Four-Stroke Engine

  • MV Agusta F4 1000 R (x20)

V6 Engine

  • Nissan 370Z Special Edition (x?)

V8 Engine

  • Infiniti Vision GT (x?)

V12 Engine

  • Lamborghini Centenario LP 770-4 (x?)
  • Lamborghini Murciélago LP 640 (x?)

Game Changes

Gameplay Changes

  • New track: Transylvania.
  • Directional Steering is now available as a control scheme.

Cosmetic Changes

  • Iceland, Tokyo, and the Alps are decorated with Christmas scenery objects once again until January 2019.



  1. Snowflurry Festival
  2. Nissan 370Z Special Edition R&D
  3. Lamborghini Centenario LP 770-4 R&D

Bugs / Glitches

Post-Update Screen


  • This update features the following firsts:
  • This update and the Santa's Gift Update are the only updates of Asphalt 8: Airborne where more than one Lamborghini car was added.
    • Coincidentially, both updates were released in the month of December, in 2015 and 2018, respectively.
  • This update continues the Fifth Anniversary Update's trend of adding a vehicle whose debut was in Asphalt 9: Legends into Asphalt 8: Airborne.
Updates for Asphalt 8: Airborne
2013 Original Release (v1.0.0) • Free to Play Update (v1.1.0)
2014 Daily Bonus Update (v1.2.0) • The Great Wall Update (v1.3.0)
Fuel Events Update (v1.4.0) • Dubai Update (v1.5.0)
San Diego Harbor Update (v1.6.0) • Winter Update (v1.7.0)
2015 Decals Update (v1.8.0) • More Than 300 Decals Update (v1.8.1)
Tenerife Update (v1.9.0) • Car Mastery Update (v2.0.0)
Research & Development Update (v2.1.0) • Santa's Gift Update (v2.2.0)
2016 Lunar New Year Update (v2.3.0) • Elite Cars Update (v2.4.0)
Enduro Update (v2.5.0) • Rio de Janeiro Update (v2.6.0)
Multiplayer League Update (v2.7.0) • Championship Update (v2.8.0)
2017 Lunar New Year 2017 Update (v2.9.0) • Car Blueprints Update (v3.0.0)
Porsche Update (v3.1.0) • Motorcycles Update (v3.2.0)
Munich Update (v3.3.0) • Hot Wheels Update (v3.4.0)
2018 Fall Out Boy Update (v3.5.0) • 2018 Spring Update (v3.6.0)

Asphalt Moments Update (v3.7.0) • Fifth Anniversary Update (v3.8.0)
Halloween Update (v3.9.0) • Transylvania Update (v4.0.0)