Updating ps2 software
Most people start with the GNMX API which wraps around GNM and manages the more esoteric GPU details in a way that's a lot more familiar if users are used to platforms like Direct3D 11.
The developers of The Crew put a lot of work into the move to the lower-level GNM, and in the process the tech team found out just how much work Direct X does in the background in terms of memory allocation and resource management.
Play Station 3 console- Any model works, as all models have Memory Card readers and USB ports. On that storage media, you will need at least 150MB of free space.
First off, download the firmware update to your Desktop or any place else that is easily accessible and make sure the full image downloads.
Updates add new functionality as well as security patches to prevent homebrew applications and plugins from being executed on the system.