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F1

Codemasters F1 2018 Beta Program Open For Sign-ups

A few weeks ago, British developer Codemasters confirmed that they were already working on the official video game of the 2018 FIA Formula One World Championship. They now announced that they have initiated an online and offline Beta program for their ninth F1 racing installment of the series. Thos who are interested to join the F1 2018 beta programme can apply for a spot in the test team starting today. After creating a valid Codemasters forum account you can head Read More...
Assetto Corsa New Mod

Assetto Corsa – DRM Revival Mod Available Now

It took them blood, sweat, and tears, but the 4-member DRM Modding Team has pulled it off.  After 3 years of hard work, the highly anticipated DRM Revival Mod for Assetto Corsa is now available. The DRM modding team is a very talented and dedicated group of hardcore group 5 fans who set out to create a quality virtual version of the awesome Deutsche Rennsport Meisterschaft Gruppe 5 Touring car and Sportscar racing series from the late 70’s and early 80’s. The first Read More...
Logitech G29

Logitech G29 Review By The Sim Racing Garage

Barry Rowland of the Sim Racing Garage has shifted his review channel in second gear. Barry used to focus on exclusive high-end sim racing gear, but lately also reviews sim hardware products aimed at the lower end of the market. In his latest review, Barry takes a closer look at entree-level Logitech G29 which is suitable for use with the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PC. While the G29 offers only minor improvements over the famous Logitech G27, this little Read More...
Project Cars 2 Update

Project CARS 2 – Update 1.5.0.0 Deployed incl Ferrari 488 Challenge car

Slightly Mad Studios released update V1.5.0.0 for their Project CARS 2 racing simulator. Besides a batch of fixes and optimizations, this new update adds the Ferrari 488 Challenge racing car and the liveries of the 2017 Ferrari Challenge series to the sim free of cost. Also, two new layouts are added to the recently released Porsche Leipzig on-road circuit. Check the changelog below for more details. Update 5 Changelog: Addition of the Ferrari 488 Challenge car, and liveries from the 2017 Ferrari Read More...
rFactor2

rFactor 2 – Roadmap Update March 2018

Studio 397 published the March 2018 Roadmap Update to bring us up to date on the latest developments for rFactor2. Currently, the rF2 development team is working hard to bring us the new features and content mentioned in the previous roadmaps. In a nutshell, The dev team is further optimizing the graphics engine of rF2 and is also improving the VR and multiview performance. On the content side of things, Studio 397 is getting ready to release the March 761 Read More...
RaceRoom

The FIA WTCR 2018 Is Coming To R3E – Drive Now!

A major shift is happening on the top of the international touring car ladder as the FIA World Touring Car Championship is no more, instead touring car fans can look forward to the FIA WTCR – The FIA World Touring Car Cup this year. The new top dog in international touring car racing will have proper representation in the virtual world as Sector3 Studios have announced to bring the 2018 FIA WTCR to the PC, allowing everyone to experience thew Read More...
Project Cars 2

The Insider’s Guide to Project CARS 2 – Ep19 – Overtaking Basics

Slightly Mad Studios Junior designer, Matt York aka YouTuber Yorkie65 presents episode 19 of his ‘Insider’s Guide to Project CARS 2 video series. In the previous 18 episodes of the Insider’s Guide series, Matt mainly guided us around the menus and settings of Project CARS 2. in Episode 19 we return to the world of racecraft and driving techniques. Matt provides us with useful hints and tips regarding the basics of overtaking. Source: Bsimracing Read More...
RaceRoom

Zhuhai For R3E Now Available

Sector 3 Studios have released the Chinese Zhuhai track for their RaceRoom Racing Experience title. Compared to the modern Shanghai Formula One track, Zhuhai is perhaps the lesser known Chinese racing venue, but the track was the first to bring International motor racing to China when it first opened in 1996. Since then, the track has mostly made international appearances by hosting sports car racing, including the FIA GT championship and the Le Mans Intercontinental Cup. The track is now available for purchase Read More...
Project CARS 2 Porsche

More Project CARS 2 Porsche DLC Previews

Slightly Mad Studios have released some more previews of their soon to arrive Porsche Legends DLC Pack for Project CARS 2 The new screenshots reveal more of the nine-car lineup included in the pack as we get to see the legendary 911 Carrera RSR 2.8 alongside Porsche’s current 911 RSR GTE-class challenger and the iconic 917/10 that was recently featured. The previews also reveal the DLC pack’s track addition as Project CARS 2 players can look forward to test and race on Porsche’s Read More...
Fanatec Club Sport 1.5 Shifter

im Racing Garage – Fanatec Club Sport 1.5 Shifter Review

Sim Racing Garage – Fanatec Club Sport 1.5 Shifter Review Barry Rowland of the Sim Racing Garage conducts an in-depth review of the Fanatec Club Sport 1.5 Shifter. As usual, Barry carefully evaluates the build quality, features, mounting options, and performs a hands-on test before sharing his final thoughts on the product. The Fanatec ClubSport Shifter SQ is produced for use with all Fanatec branded steering wheels and has to be connected directly to the Fanatec wheel. That said,  Fanatec Clubsport Shifter SQ can also be used with Read More...