A minimap helps you keep track of your location and your surroundings. You can change the minimap colors from the Options menu.
Pit and wall indicators
On-screen "pit" and "wall" indicators warn you about nearby obstacles even if their view is obstructed by your cockpit.
A brand new Stage Select system makes it easier to return to any level you've already played, as well as skip the opening tutorial or rewatch any cutscenes.