Should Comparison Videos Be Trusted?

As the green flag drops on this latest generation of racing simulations, we are seeing an emergence of videos comparing two or more titles. I've been seeing these comparison videos, and they seem to do a significant job swaying community opinion to one title...

Displays: What Would Work Best?

We have an interesting blessing for this hobby of sim racing, that we get to pick and choose how we get to enjoy our hobby. There are different levels of hardware, that can appeal to many budgets. One new developing technology that is being...

How Realistic Should Sim Racing Get?

One thing that sets sim racing apart from other video games is the level of immersion you can have simulating racing. We have seen a major improvements in realism, simulating all the different aspects of racing, including tire deformation, tire rubber being laid down,...

Conversions: Helping or Hurting the Community?

One of the greatest aspects of the hobby of Sim Racing is that the community can make a wide variety of cars and tracks for some racing titles, such as rFactor 2 and Assetto Corsa. "Modding" has been around since the mid-nineties, and has...

Formula E Simulator in Action at Putrajaya

One cool partnership that has been brewing in the industry is Mak-Corp and eXcape Entertainment Group, to bring Formula E racing simulators to events throughout the season. Just yesterday, we got to see the simulators in action at the Formula E event at Putrajaya...

iRacing Releases Ford Falcon COTF Render

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iRacing.com has released two renders for the next car to make its way to the online service, the 2014 Ford Falcon FG V8 Supercar. The Ford Falcon marks the second "Car of the Future" released for iRacing, following the release of the Holden Commodore VF in...

Why Sim Racers Should Try Karting

While Sim Racing can definitely be regarded as an alternative to real life racing, there are definitely elements that simply can not be replicated. I believe that sim racers should try some form of real life autosport in their lifetime. I would highly recommend...

Reiza Studios Heading to Steam

Reiza Studios is behind some of the most underrated titles in Sim Racing, Game Stock Car Extreme and Formula Truck. One of the reasons that the studio's work could not be earning as much recognition as it deserves could be attributed to the fact...

Dream Pack Teasers for Assetto Corsa

Marco Massarutto of Kunos Simulazioni has released some more previews of the highly anticipated Dream Pack downloadable content, coming to Assetto Corsa sometime in the near future. This latest batch of previews shows off the Nissan GT-R GT3 race car, as well as the...

Corvette C6 Released for rFactor 2

Image Space Incorporated has released the second car in their collaboration with Some1 (also known as Siim Annuk) for rFactor 2. The Chevrolet Corvette C6, originally released for rFactor in 2012, is the second car in the "Third Party Affiliates" program for rFactor 2. The...