Author: Tom Pieter

SIM RACING BUTTON BOX
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SIM RACING BUTTON BOX

There are so many parts that go into building a complete sim racing rig. Parts like the wheel, the cockpit, the pedals, shifter, stands, and PCs or screens. Another critical piece of a racing simulator rig that is usually overlooked is the button box. What exactly is a sim racing button box? A button box […]

RACING SIMULATOR
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RACING SIMULATOR

What Is Racing Simulator? Racing simulators are becoming increasingly popular because of their use of real-life situations. Sim racing brings you the closest to virtual-reality based driving. With the advancement of technology, it is no wonder that we could achieve a simulation sequence that imitates factors like real-life fuel usage, grip, tire wear, damage, and […]

The Rising Popularity of Sim Racing
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The Rising Popularity of Sim Racing

Sim racing has been in existence since the beginning of time, well probably not that long, but it’s been around for years now. However, it was not celebrated as it is today, not until a couple of years ago. Now, we can hopefully answer the question people have been asking. Why has sim racing suddenly […]

ULTIMATE CAR DRIVING SIMULATOR
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ULTIMATE CAR DRIVING SIMULATOR

Many people wonder what the ultimate driving simulator is; the truth is that there is no perfect simulator that will completely satisfy everyone’s needs. Some racing or driving sims focus on achieving realism, while others focus more on entertainment. Racing simulators can also be fully customized or partly customized to suit your tastes. The following […]

SIM RACING STAND
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SIM RACING STAND

Setting up your sim racing rig can sometimes be very stressful, from getting the seat to the wheel and pedals, screens, shifters, and many more extras. Another important addition to your racing simulator rig is the stand. A sim racing stand is where your wheels and pedals can be mounted on, you can go for […]

Racing Wheel Stands
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Racing Wheel Stands

You can’t start sim racing properly without a racing wheel stand. You can make do with a desk set up, but will it really let you immerse yourself fully? A sim racing wheel stand is the mount for your wheel and, in most cases, your pedals too. A sim racing wheel stand helps you keep […]

Logitech G29 Shifter
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Logitech G29 Shifter

There are a lot of Sim racing shifters in the market today. One popular shifter that is used by a lot of Sim racers is the Logitech G29 shifter. Sure, there are other popular shifters from different manufacturers like Fanatec and Thrustmaster. Although this shifter was first introduced in 2015, it is still going strong. […]

LOGITECH G29 Vs. THRUSTMASTER T150
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LOGITECH G29 Vs. THRUSTMASTER T150

Logitech and Thrustmaster are two popular sim racing companies with lots of customers backing them. They produce sim racing gear using materials of acceptable quality for affordable prices. Check out this review of Logitech G29 vs. Thrustmaster T150 to get our honest opinion of these two racing wheels so that you can decide which one […]

Guide to iRacing Setup
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Guide to iRacing Setup

There are a lot of reasons you need a guide to your iRacing setup. If you really want to upgrade your simulation racing skills, then having the right setup is the key. Although many people will have difficulties as to where to begin, getting your car ready to race in iRacing can seem devastating when you […]

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Direct Drive Wheels

Direct drive wheel There has been a lot of buzz about the direct drive wheel for Sim Racing, and it is a relatively new but expensive type of Sim racing wheel that gives more accurate force feedback than its gear and belt driven wheel counterparts. The real question is? What makes the direct drive wheel […]