Guide: How to Install BeamNG.Drive Mods

Guide: How to Install BeamNG.Drive Mods

Slamming cars into brick walls and tossing them down huge mountains sounds like fantasy too good to be true. However, the BeamNG.drive car simulation game makes it a reality with its realistic physics and damage models of the cars.

Moreover, right when you wonder what could be better than crashing cars like reality, you realize that there are several mods available online to make the gameplay even more exciting. With that said, let’s know how to install mods properly in BeamNG.drive.

How to Install Mods Manually in the Game?

Mods Are The Best Way To Extend The Capabilities Of Your Game And Make It Even More Enjoyable To Play. To Download And Install Your Preferred Mods In The Game, You Need To Follow A Couple Of Easy-to-follow Steps Stated Below:

  1. Firstly, download some BeamNG mods
  2. Then you have to choose the mod you want to install and hit the big download button.
  3. Once you’ve downloaded the mod, you need to move it to the location C:/Documents/BeamNG.drive under a new folder named mods. However, make sure you don’t extract any contents of the ZIP file.
  4. Enjoy Your Favorite Mod In The Game!

And that’s all you need to do! Now, you just need to start the game and the mods will be installed properly in the game. Let’s have a look at some of the troubleshooting steps for varieties of problems that might occur during the mods installation.

BeamNG.drive – The In-Game Mods Repository

According to a recent update, the latest version of the game will feature an in-game mods repository to allow a player to browse and play them right away in the game. Although there’s no mod available as of now in the section, it’ll surely be expanded later.

Common Issues in Mod Installation

Mods disappear after updating the game

If you install the mods in the wrong place, such as inside a steam folder, it will be wiped after updates. Therefore, you need to install the mods in the shared documents folder of the game. You might need to create your own Mod folder in case it doesn’t exist.

Manually installed mods not working in the game

There are two major causes for this error. Firstly, you might have installed the mod in the wrong folder. In that case, make sure to move the file to the Mods folder and ensure it’s not extracted. Secondly, the mod package might be packed improperly and you need to re-download it.

The Takeaway 

With real-world-like physics and crash graphics, the BeamNG.drive game has certainly made a permanent place in the hearts of players who prefer simulation-based games. With the mod installation guide above, you can easily download and play your preferred mod in the game.

Here Are Some Of The Best Beamng Mods For You To Check Out:

1997 Volkswagen Passat Sedan (B5)

1997 Volkswagen Passat Sedan (B5) for BeamNG.drive

Volkswagen Passat Sedan (B5) 1997 car mod for BeamNG Game Version: 0.26.2.0.14381

Ford F-450 Super Duty Platinum Crew CAB 2020

Ford F-450 Super Duty Platinum Crew CAB 2020 for BeamNG.drive

Ford F-450 Super Duty Platinum Crew Cab 2020 pickup mod for BeamNG Game Version: 0.26.2.0.14381

Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG (W463) 2012

Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG (W463) 2012 for BeamNG.drive

Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG (W463) 2012 car mod for BeamNG Game Version: 0.26.2.0.14381

2018 Bugatti Divo

2018 Bugatti Divo for BeamNG.drive

Bugatti Divo 2018 car mod for BeamNG Game Version: 0.26.2.0.14381

Mercedes-Amg GT 43 4-Door Coupe (X290) 2018

Mercedes-Amg GT 43 4-Door Coupe (X290) 2018 for BeamNG.drive

Mercedes-AMG GT 43 4-door Coupe (X290) 2018 car mod for BeamNG Game Version: 0.26.2.0.14381

4 thoughts on “Guide: How to Install BeamNG.Drive Mods”

  1. i have all those steps done and dusted but it wont show the mods when i open the ingame repository or load into a game and cant see my mods there.

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