rFactor 2 – Stock Car Resurrection 1971-1972 Released

Stock Car Resurrection
rFactor 2 has become a sort of hotbed for historic racing content, and another new mod has been released, reliving some of the classic days of NASCAR! Toby Holsted has released his first mod, "Stock Car Resurrection 1971-1972". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNyPfGFID0M Stock Car Resurrection features 6 makes/models, and over 60 paint...

The Most Unique Sim Racing PC EVER? Simulator Giantruck “Wheel” PC

I was browsing Twitter today, when I saw something from DrivingItalia that caught my eye. Apparently, an Italian company, Simulator Giantruck, has possibly created one of the most unique Sim Racing computers ever! They have taken a gaming pc, and have inserted it into...

rFactor 2 – February Roadmap Shows More DirectX 11 Previews

rFactor 2 DirectX 11 NOLA
Studio 397 has been consistently releasing their monthly "Roadmap Updates", where they outline what is in development for rFactor 2. They have now released their February Roadmap, which showcases the sim running in DirectX 11. Studio 397 has stated that they have finished the conversion...

iRacing – Ferrari 488 GTE Being Scanned

Ferrari 488 GTE
While the main focus for iRacing is for the impending release of Dirt racing, the Bedford, Massachusetts team have revealed another car coming to the online racing service, the Ferrari 488 GTE. https://twitter.com/iRacingMyers/status/833798914004353026 The car pictured above is the Ferrari 488 GTE race car, as fielded...

RaceRoom Going to Unreal Engine 4

RaceRoom Unreal Engine Preview
With the news that GTR 3 is going to be utilizing Unreal Engine 4 for its graphics, many assumed that RaceRoom Racing Experience will also be receiving a similar treatment, due to the relationship between Sector3 Studios and SimBin. Now, we have a solid...

“The Bullring” Coming to iRacing

iRacing The Bullring
Las Vegas Motor Speedway is one of the top 1.5 mile oval racing circuits in North America, but it also houses a very popular 3/8th mile short track, dubbed the Bullring. iRacing has confirmed that this short oval course will be coming to the...

Following Up with ///MPower, the Fanatec Pedal Winner!

In January, we launched the Sim Racing Paddock Forums, with a pretty awesome giveaway, a set of Fanatec CSL Elite LC Pedals! Well, we have gotten word from forum community member ///MPower, who was the lucky winner! However, if you look at the photos,...

Assetto Corsa – Highlands, Audi Quattro S1 E2 Released

Assetto Corsa Audivideo
The version 1.12 update for the PC version of Assetto Corsa has brought the Audi Quattro S1 E2 race car and the new fictional Highlands track to the sim! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tfmf3lSoab0 The Highlands Track features four different layouts that can be raced on: Highlands - The original...

Project CARS 2 – Can it Redeem Itself?

Project CARS 2 First Impressionsvideo
2017 is going to be a huge year for sim racing, with GTR 3, DiRT 4, Project CARS 2, and more in development! Slightly Mad Studios' Project CARS 2 is the title we know the most about so I wanted to spend a little...

Assetto Corsa: Version 1.2, Porsche Pack III Released for Consoles

Assetto Corsa Porsche Pack III
After a long wait, the latest version of Assetto Corsa has been released for consoles! The version 1.2 and Porsche Pack content have been released for Playstation 4, with the Xbox One version coming tomorrow. One of the highlights in the version 1.2 release is...