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Here’s The New Official GT Sport Racing Wheel From Thrustmaster

Fans of “the real driving simulator,” AKA Gran Turismo, gasp! For there’s a new official GT racing steering wheel coming your way. Like the previous official GT racing wheel, this one here, called T-GT, is born out of a close collaboration between specialist game peripheral maker Thrustmaster and the creators of Gran Turismo to ensure seamless integration and extreme realism, and it took the team a good four years to developed. For freaking years. That is a long time to develop a peripheral and so we trust that it must be beyond good. If delivered as promised, the upcoming Thrustmaster T-GT Racing Steering Wheel could be the most advanced game steering wheel ever. Continue reading Here’s The New Official GT Sport Racing Wheel From Thrustmaster

Mad Catz Force Feedback Racing Wheel for Xbox One

there’s a quite bit of buzz surrounding the Forza Motorsport 5 for Xbox One and gaming peripherals maker Mad Catz has just taken that buzz up a notch with the announcement of the Mad Catz Force Feedback Racing Wheel for Xbox One. this gaming steering wheel features the next-generation twin Force Feedback motors, a genuine suede leather wheel, a CNC anodized aluminum wheel face (complete with the mandatory Xbox buttons) that’s removable for future upgrade, integrated paddle shifter, and a full adjustable Pedal Set that offers adjustments to the spring resistance, height and spacing on the gas and brake pedals. the latter is certainly a welcome inclusion as foot work in racing is a serious business to any true-blooded virtual racing fanatics. Continue reading Mad Catz Force Feedback Racing Wheel for Xbox One

Ferrari Vibration GT Cockpit 458 Italia Edition

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Ferrari Vibration GT Cockpit 458 Italia Edition | £279.99 | www.thrustmaster.com

Xbox 360’s racing game fans now have something to rejoice. Thrustmaster, the maestro of gaming peripherals, has announced its first officially licensed cockpit for Xbox 360, complete with a built-in steering wheel and pedal set. this official Ferrari licensed cockpit is fully adjustable for both length and height to suit any user size and adapts easily to any seating arrangement (armchair, sofa of whatever). it comes as a single piece setup with steering wheel and pedals integrated together, and has foldable design that allows it to be easily stow away when not in use. Continue reading Ferrari Vibration GT Cockpit 458 Italia Edition

Thrustmaster Ferrari 150° Italia Racing Wheel for PC and PS3

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(image: Thrustmaster) Thrustmaster Ferrari 150° Italia Racing Wheel | from US$199.99 | www.thrustmaster.com

you may not be able to use the pricey Ferrari 150° Italia Scale Steering Wheel but not all hopes are lost. if you are yearning to get closer to realism of Formula One racing, then Thrustmaster has the ultimate fix for you: the Ferrari 150° Italia Racing Wheel. the Ferrari 150° Italia Racing Wheel is a genuine life-size replica of the Ferrari F1 Wheel that’s designed to fit the Thrustmaster T500 RS. though it is worthy to note that a firmware update is required to use this awesome steering wheel with the T500 RS wheel base. the wheel features a scratch-brushed reinforced metal face, F1 Push & Pull sequential shifter with rubber-textured grips, and a host of functional rotary knobs, switches and action buttons. Continue reading Thrustmaster Ferrari 150° Italia Racing Wheel for PC and PS3

Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 Italia Steering wheel for Xbox 360

come this October, racing fans of Xbox 360 console game machine will have something to rejoice. Thrustmaster has recently announced the world’s first ever racing wheel that’s officially licensed by both Ferrari and Microsoft Xbox 360. dubbed the Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 Italia for Xbox 360, this 28-centimeters (11-inches) diameter wheel features rubber-textured grip, built-in metal gear shifters, and a host of action buttons, including an Engine Start D-pad and a Xbox 360 Guide button. the steering wheel itself also offers connectivity to your Xbox 360 headset and microphone. Continue reading Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 Italia Steering wheel for Xbox 360

Scuderia Ferrari 150° Italia 1:4 Scale Steering Wheel

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(image credit: Formula 1) Scuderia Ferrari 150° Italia 1:4 Scale Steering Wheel | £60.00 | www.formula1.com

for the average Formula One fans, owning a piece of this lean mean racing car could be the next best thing to owning the entire car and one of the most sought after part is perhaps the steering wheel. if the limited edition 1:1 scale full size 2011 Ferrari 150° Italia Steering Wheel Replica price is way off your budget, there is always a less expensive alternative such as the Scuderia Ferrari 150° Italia 1:4 Scale Steering Wheel. created by Amalgam Fine Model Cars for Ferrari, this steering wheel is completely handcrafted to exacting details. it comes with a presentation case and like its limited edition counterpart, it comes with a certificate of authenticity to prove that this is a real deal Ferrari merchandise. the best part is, it cost a fraction of the 1:1 replica with a price tag of just £60 (about US$99). it may not be the full-size replica but at least it is affordable to average folks like me. Continue reading Scuderia Ferrari 150° Italia 1:4 Scale Steering Wheel

1:1 scale full size 2011 Ferrari 150° Italia Steering Wheel Replica

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(credit: Ferrari) 1:1 scale full size 2011 Ferrari 150° Italia Steering Wheel Replica | US$2,230.15 | store.ferrari.com

apart from getting in the seat of a real Formula One car, having a replica of a certain part of this wonderful racing machine is probably the dream of any Formula One fans. i am not sure if all the Formula One race teams understand this fact but one thing for sure is that Ferrari certainly does understand the latter point, as it presents to all Ferrari Formula One fans the 1:1 scale full size 2011 Ferrari 150° Italia Steering Wheel Replica as used by Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa in the 2011 Formula One Championship. if this isn’t something for fans to go gaga about, i don’t know what is. Continue reading 1:1 scale full size 2011 Ferrari 150° Italia Steering Wheel Replica

inflatable racing kart add realism to your racing experience on Wii

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(image credit: CTA) CTA Inflatable Racing Karts for Wii | US$39.99 | www.ctadigital.com

racing game fans will appreciate the realism that a racing simulator set-up can provide but often, these expensive set-up are reserves for consoles like xbox 360 and PS3. Wii fans are often left in the cold, until now. CTA, a firm specialized in gaming accessories, introduces the Inflatable Racing Karts for Wii – a inflatable kart designed in the style of a go-cart complete with a plastic steering wheel that holds your Wii-mote with or without MotionPlus. perfect for a game of Mario Go-Kart race. Continue reading inflatable racing kart add realism to your racing experience on Wii

Thrustmaster announces Officially Licensed PS3 Steering Wheel

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Thrustmaster T500 RS Wheel and Pedal Set | US$599.99 | www.thrustmaster.com
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seriously, a racing game isn’t complete without a good steering wheel/pedal set. though traditional game pad does the job adequately but it just lacks the realism in it. having said that, a steering wheel/pedal set is a must if you want to get the most out of the most advanced racing game, Grand Turismo 5. i am not posting this because just because this product is new in the market but rather, i am in the process of searching for a quality steering wheel for this game (i am a huge fan of GT franchise). i am a few percentage into the game and stopped because the stock dual shock just don’t justify the driving experience that i will get from GT5. Continue reading Thrustmaster announces Officially Licensed PS3 Steering Wheel