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iracing

iRacing To Pay Out $300,000 in eSport Prize Money

iRacing has announced that their six eSport World Championship Series are going to award a total of $300,000 in prize money in the coming year. A lions-share of that amount will be awarded by the recently-announced Porsche iRacing World Championship that comes with a $100K prize fund. The other 200 grand will be split among the other five eSport World Championship series that cover disciplines such as NASCAR, Rallycross, sports car racing and dirt ovals. “This is exactly what we Read More...
Forza Motorsport 7

Forza Motorsport 7 – December 2018 Update

Turn 10 Studios deployed the Forza Motorsport 7 December 2018 Update for Xbox One and Windows 10 PC. Here are some of the highlights. Besides the usual fixes and improvements, the new 404MB Xbox and Xbox One update and the 794MB PC update bring us the brand new 2018 BMW M8 GTE, enhanced menus, a new dynamic opponent labels system, and a much-improved force feedback system. For more details, check out the full release notes below. 2018 #1 BMW M Motorsport Read More...
F1 2018

F1 2018 – Update Patch V1.15 Deployed

Codemasters have deployed Update patch V1.15 for the PC version of F1 2018, the official video game of the FIA Formula One World Championship. As usual, the PlayStation 4 and Xbox version of the patch will be arriving in a few days time. Check out the changelog for more details. The F1 2018 HEADLINE EDITION including F1 2018 and the F1 2018 ‘HEADLINE CONTENT DLC PACK’ is available on the Steam platform for 54,99€. Patch V1.15 Release Notes: Safety Rating and Skill Rank Read More...
iracing

iRacing – Dynamic Sky and Day/Night Transitions Previews

On the 4th of December, iRacing deployed the 2019 Season 1 build which is packed with new features and exciting new content. We have already shown you previews of the Dallara Formula 3, and the Formula Renault 3.5, cars that will become available with the build. We also reported about the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval track and the Japanese Tsukuba Circuit which will be free for all existing and new members. However, the most interesting enhancement coming to iRacing is Read More...
iracing

iRacing – Tsukuba Circuit Preview Video

The release date of the iRacing 2019 Season 1 build is getting closer. On the 4th of December, iRacing will deploy the last update of 2018 packed with new features and exciting new content. Besides the Dallara Formula 3, and the Formula Renault 3.5, the 2019 Season 1 build will also bring us the North American Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval track and the Japanese Tsukuba Circuit as part of the iRacing base package meaning the tracks will be free Read More...
Vive

HTC Vive Pro McLaren Edition

Back in May, McLaren and HTC announced a multi-year partnership making the Vive Pro headset the official VR device for McLaren’s eSports competition. Now HTC and McLaren unveiled a limited edition of the Vive Pro VR headset which comes accented in Vive Bleu and the racing team’s signature color orange. The unit (including 2.0 base stations and controllers) is packaged in a box featuring its own McLaren themed artwork. Technically, the HTC Vive Pro McLaren Edition is identical to the regular Read More...
Project Cars

Project CARS Pro Revealed At The LA Autoshow

For those who wonder what the highly creative development team at Slightly Mad Studios have been up to recently… Slightly Mad Studios, presented their professional version of Project CARS which is in development to become a marketing media tool for the automotive world and will be officially launched in 2019. At the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show, and in collaboration with Porsche AG, Slightly Mad Studios revealed the Project CARS Pro platform presenting the “Porsche 911 VR-Racing Experience” as an interactive Read More...
RaceRoom

RaceRoom – November Update Review By Billy Strange

In November, Sector3 Studios deployed a new update for their RaceRoom Racing Experience title and introduced the GT4 class including three new car models. This latest RaceRoom update weighs in at 2.8 GB and also includes a healthy list of fixes, features, and improvements. Avid sim racer, YouTube streamer, and Rockband member Billy Strange takes an in-depth look at the new RaceRoom update and shares his personal thoughts. Keep in mind that RaceRoom Racing Experience is a Free2Play racing simulator. Newcomers Read More...
iRacing

iRacing Charlotte Roval Teaser Video

iRacing is getting prepared to deploy the 2019 Season 1 build on December 4. The last build of this year will include lots of new content and some pretty amazing enhancements. Track-wise, the build will introduce the North American Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval track and the Japanese Tsukuba Circuit as free content for all iRacing members. Today, iRacing.com published a little video showing us some footage of the laser-scanned North American Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval track. When the Charlotte Roval is Read More...
Fanatec CSL F1

Fanatec CSL Elite F1 Set – Official F1 Esports Bundle

We already posted an article revealing the new limited edition ClubSport Steering Wheel F1 2018, but there is more. Fanatec also introduced the Fanatec CSL Elite F1 wheel as a standalone and as part of the Official Fanatec F1 Esports Bundle. This package includes the ClubSport Steering Wheel Formula 1 Esports rim, the CSL Elite Wheel Base+, and the CSL Elite Pedals. The bundle is compatible with the PC and all PlayStation4 and PlayStation Pro systems. Also included in this Read More...