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

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

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

Do Load Cell Pedals Make You Faster

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If you’ve been in the sim racing scene for any length of time then you’ve probably heard or read about load cell pedals and how they’re some magical cure for sub-optimal lap times. Whilst that isn’t always the case, they are definitely one of the single biggest upgrades that a sim racer can make to … Read more

How Much Does A Sim Racing Setup Cost

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Sim racing setups can range from a couple of hundred dollars all the way up into the tens of thousands of dollars range. There are a number of variables that are going to determine how much a sim racing setup will cost. Whether you are looking for your first basic wheel and pedal set for … Read more

Best Gloves For Sim Racing in 2022

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You might think that wearing gloves for sim racing is a bit overkill and, in a lot of cases, you’d be right! They do, however, serve a purpose especially as you start to become more competitive, race harder, and move towards higher-end gear. If you’re not sold on the benefits of gloves I recently wrote … Read more

Best Ultrawide Monitors for Sim Racing

Ultrawide monitors offer an alternative to triple monitors or VR headsets for sim racers that are looking up to upgrade their sim rigs from a single standard widescreen monitor to something that will increase the race performance. The best ultrawide monitors for sim racing are: Samsung Business CH890 34″ LG 34GN850-B 34″ LG 38GL950G-B 38″ … Read more

Best Wireless Media Keyboards for Sim Racing

This might be a weird subject to do an article on, but hear me out. If you’ve spent any amount of time in a sim racing rig or if your setup is away from your computer then you’ll quickly realize the pain and annoyance that comes with trying to type, enter races, change cars, etc. … Read more