Fanatec ClubSport Steering Wheel Formula V2 Review By The Sim Channel

Fanatec ClubSport Steering Wheel Formula V2 Review By The Sim Channel

The Sim Channel published a very informative quick review of the Fanatec ClubSport Steering Wheel Formula V2.

This Formula-style wheel is officially licensed for Xbox One and Windows 10. The Microsoft security chip inside the wheel means you can attach this product to any of the current Fanatec wheelbases and enjoy full Xbox One compatibility.

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Fanatec Podium DD1 Direct Drive In-Depth Review By The Sim Channel


Fanatec Podium DD1 Direct Drive In-Depth Review By The Sim Channel

The German Sim Racing hardware manufacturer Fanatec, offers a complete line-up of high-end Direct Drive solutions. The Fanatec Podium DD1 and DD2 are standalone wheelbases featuring different levels of performance, while the Podium Racing Wheel F1 is the first ever direct drive system officially licensed for the PlayStation 4.

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F1 2019 – Compatible Wheels And Controllers Revealed

F1 2019 – Compatible Wheels And Controllers Revealed

Codemasters have revealed the compatible wheels, controllers and peripheral list for the official 2019 FIA Formula 1 World Championship game on PlayStation 4, PC and Xbox One. Check them all out below.

F1 2019 features all the official teams, drivers and all 21 circuits from the 2019 season. This year sees the inclusion of F2 with players being able to complete the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship.

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RaceRoom Updated – FR X-90 CUP Available

RaceRoom Updated – FR X-90 CUP Available

Sector3 Studios deployed a new update for their RaceRoom Racing Experience title. Besides a healthy list of fixes and improvements for the simulator, this latest update also adds some new DLC content in the form of the Formula RaceRoom 90 car which is an open-wheeler roughly based on a selection of Formula One cars from the ’90s.

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Assetto Corsa Competizione Hotfix Version 1.0.1 Deployed

Assetto Corsa Competizione Hotfix Version 1.0.1 Deployed

A week ago, 505 Games and Kunos Simulazioni released the full version (V1.0) of Assetto Corsa Competizione, the official game of the Blancpain GT Series on Steam. Now Kunos deployed a new hotfix (V1.0.1) update ironing out some of the most urgent issues reported by the ACC community.

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Fanatec CSL Elite Wheel Base V1.1 Now Available

Fanatec CSL Elite Wheel Base V1.1 Now Available

Today Fanatec announced the updated CSL Elite Wheel Base V1.1 is available for purchase.

The upgraded V1.1 unit takes the original CSL Elite Wheel Base to the same performance level as the PS4 version. That said, the V1.1 is NOT compatible with PS4, but it shares all of the same improvements, i.e. the same motor and motor electronics as the ClubSport Wheel Base V2.5.

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iRacing – Full 2019 Season 3 Release Details

iRacing – Full 2019 Season 3 Release Details

iRacing.com is getting ready to deploy the 2019 Season 3 build of the iRacing online racing service this coming Tuesday, June 4.

The new build will include six new or upgraded cars, three new or upgraded tracks, a host of massive improvement to the iRacing BETA Interface, and a whole garage-full of other enhancements to make iRacing more realistic than ever before.

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Fanatec Podium Peripherals Update


Fanatec Podium Peripherals Update

Fanatec CEO, Thomas Jackermeier provided the community with some updated information regarding the status of the Fanatec Podium Series Peripherals.

The Fanatec  Podium Direct Drive systems are currently on pre-order via www.fanatec.com/dirtsocials

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Podium KillSwitch

  • This product is available from today in all territories for immediate shipment.
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RaceRoom – May 2019 Developer notes

RaceRoom – May 2019 Developer notes

Sector3 Studios published the May 2019 Developer notes for their RaceRoom Racing Experience title bringing us up to date with the latest progress made on the racing simulator.

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Yes, I did miss the opportunity of writing one in April… Last month is a big blur for me while we were dedicated to the Volkswagen ID.R project and putting in long hours. I was mostly just focused on that while the team kept cracking on with more good stuff.

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Fanatec – DD2 Motor Update & Price Change


Fanatec – DD2 Motor Update & Price Change

In the latest Fanatec video, SimRacingGirl shares some details about the custom outrunner motors used in Fanatec Podium Series direct drive systems and explains how it differs from conventional in-runner motors.

[Quote] – Fanatec custom outrunner motors are specifically designed for Sim Racing.

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rFactor 2 – Reiza rF2 Bundle Update Deployed

rFactor 2 – Reiza rF2 Bundle Update Deployed

Studio 397 and Reiza Studios released a new update for the recently released Reiza rF2 Bundle for rFactor 2. The update features various improvements and fixes further improving the quality of the Reiza DLC pack.

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GRAPHICS

The main change for the 1st update will be that all car skins (except the F-Vee) have been upscaled to 4k, added regions to customize the different type of materials within each skin.

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Fanatec Introduces The ClubSport Steering Wheel F1 2019


Fanatec Introduces The ClubSport Steering Wheel F1 2019

Fanatec proudly introduced the Strictly Limited Edition of the ClubSport Steering Wheel F1 2019 which is Officially licensed by Formula 1.

The ClubSport Steering Wheel F1 2019 is currently on Pre-Order for 349.95€ Incl. VAT.  Orders are expected to ship on the 4th of June 2019.

About:
Spectacular silver finish, genuine leather grips.

Revitalize your rig with the F1® 2019 wheel, which features silver weave in the carbon fiber, silver-colored accents and rear shell, and a cutaway F1-style grip design. Genuine smooth leather grips provide outstanding comfort and durability. New button caps add a splash of color.

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GamerMuscle And The Fanatec CSL Elite Load Cell Kit 


GamerMuscle And The Fanatec CSL Elite Load Cell Kit

GamerMuscle reviews the CSL Elite Load Cell kit which adds a pressure sensitive brake pedal to the original Fanatec CSL Elite Pedal set.

The human body memorizes muscle tension much better than foot position. This is why all car brakes measure the pressure and not the travel. The Fanatec loadcell brake unit adds the third pedal to your CSL Elite Pedals. The former brake unit gets equipped with a new limiter pad and ​becomes the clutch pedal.

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Fanatec Podium Series Direct Drive Ecosystem Explained


Fanatec Podium Series Direct Drive Ecosystem Explained

The new Fanatec Direct Drive wheelbases are compatible with the existing Fanatec ecosystem products.

While the Podium Racing Wheel F1 is the first-ever direct drive system licensed for PS4 and PS4 Pro consoles, the Podium Wheel Base DD1 and Podium Wheel Base DD2 are standalone bases designed for PC and Xbox One. All three of the Fanatec Podium Series direct drive systems are compatible with PC and Xbox One (when used with an Xbox One-licensed steering wheel).

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Fanatec ClubSport Pedals V3 Damper Kit Review By The SRG


Fanatec ClubSport Pedals V3 Damper Kit Review By The SRG

After performing a full review of the Fanatec Club Sport Pedals V3, and the ClubSport Pedals V3 Brake Performance Kit, Barry Rowland of the Sim Racing Garage now takes a closer look at the Club Sport Pedals V3 Damper Kit.

The Fanatec ClubSport Pedals V3 Damper Kit is available via the official Fanatec website for 79.95€ incl. VAT

Features

  • Can be used on the gas or brake pedal of the ClubSport Pedals V3
  • Can be used on the gas pedal of the ClubSport Pedals V3 inverted
  • Provides the feeling of a hydraulic brake
  • Adds little mechanical resistance for more realism on the throttle
  • Fully adjustable dampening strength by turning a knob

Compatibility

  • Compatible to ClubSport Pedals V3 on brake and throttle pedals.
  • Compatible to ClubSport Pedals V3 inverted on the throttle pedal.
  • It is not compatible with any other pedals.

Special Notes

For operation on throttle and brake pedal of the ClubSport Pedals V3 two damper kits are needed.

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