Sauber C9 Teased for Assetto Corsa

Assetto Corsa Sauber
Marco Massarrutto of Kunos Simulazioni has released a new off-screen image, teasing one of the upcoming cars to Assetto Corsa, the Sauber C9. The Sauber C9 has a storied history at Le Mans, being known as one of the fastest cars ever to lap the...

Force Feedback: How Important is It?

Sim Racing is one of the most immersive virtual hobbies around, giving us the opportunity to connect our steering wheel and pedals to our computers and drive virtual cars as we please. However, immersion can only go so far. I’d be willing to estimate...

The Case For Damage in Sims

In this latest generation of racing sims, we have seem realism jump forward exponentially, providing for some of the most authentic experiences we can have. However, I feel that one of the areas that has been somewhat lacking is damage. I feel that, while...

Sim Racing: More Than Just Driving

Sim Racing is quite an interesting hobby that we all enjoy. Since its introduction in the late eighties, we have seen advancements in the realism and authenticity of the driving experience. However, there have been advances that brings Sim Racing beyond just driving. Now,...

Why I Love Sim Racing

Originally published 12/15/2013 on my old blog: Whenever I discuss Sim Racing with my friends, they usually ask me the same question: "Why do you plunk down so much money towards Sim Racing?" (I have invested about $2,500 over the past 7 years), and that...

Welcome to the Sim Racing Paddock!

Hello and welcome to the Sim Racing Paddock, a new website dedicated to the hobby of Sim Racing! My goal for this website is to provide the Sim Racing community with another place to gather (hence the name "Paddock"). I will also try to...