How to Get Telemetry in iRacing

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You can enable telemetry in iRacing by pressing Alt+L whilst in-game. This will record your telemetry until you exit the car, at which point a file will be created in your iRacing directory. However, I recommend that you use third-party telemetry tools such as VRS as they are easy to set up, read, and deduce … Read more

Is a Steering Wheel Worth it for Forza

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If you already have a sim wheel then setting it up to use on Forza is an ok way to play the game. However, if you are looking to buy a wheel only to use for Forza then a steering wheel is not worth it and you should stick to a controller. Can I Use … Read more

Can You Drift in iRacing

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No, iRacing does not currently offer any sort of drifting series. iRacing’s primary focus is road and oval racing. If you want to drift then I suggest you look into other sims that offer a better experience, such as Assetto Corsa. Why Can’t You Drift in iRacing? At the time of writing this, iRacing currently … Read more

Best Headphones for Sim Racing

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A good pair of headphones is an affordable upgrade to your sim racing setup that can make a surprising amount of difference to your sim racing experience. Whilst racers often rely on their visuals to determine where cars are on the track, having a good quality headset can help you pinpoint the location of cars … Read more

Best Wheel Stands For Sim Racing

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Wheel stands offer a great opportunity to upgrade your sim racing setup without spending the money or sacrificing the space, that is needed in order to set up a complete sim racing rig. Wheels stands are an affordable way to get your pedals, wheels, and shifter mounted in a consistent and ergonomic location, and remove … Read more

Best Sim Racing Books

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Whilst there are some fantastic resources online that you can use to improve as a sim racer, sometimes it’s best to go back to the basics and pick up a good old fashion book! Fortunately for us sim racers, a huge amount of books and other resources that are written about real-world racecraft can also … Read more

How To Stop Your Desk Chair From Rolling

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If you’re sim racing using a desk and chair then you will quickly discover the frustrations of a chair that rolls or slides when you steer, accelerate, or brake. Fortunately, this is a widespread problem, and there are a few straightforward solutions that thousands of others have used to alleviate the pain of this frustrating … Read more

Where To Find Mods For Assetto Corsa

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One of the biggest reasons that Assetto Corsa remains one of the top sims almost 6 years after it was originally released is largely in part due to the outstanding amount of high-quality mods available. Whether you want to race Formula 1 around the Red Bull Ring in Austria, cruise the highways of Tokyo in … Read more

How To Stop Sim Pedals From Sliding On The Floor

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If you haven’t got a sim racing rig or somewhere to mount your sim racing pedals then you have probably encountered the annoying issue of your sim racing pedals sliding on the floor when you press on the throttle or brake pedals. Fortunately, there are a few quick and easy solutions to this annoying problem! … Read more

5 Best Sequential Shifters for Sim Racing

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A sequential shifter is a fantastic piece of equipment that can seriously add tremendous value to any sim racing rig. Whether you’re planning on driving Supercars around Bathurst or Rally in Spain, a sequential shifter is going to add some fantastic immersion and value. Here are the 5 best sequential shifters for sim racing Thrustmaster … Read more