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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

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

F1 Wireless Gamepad Ferrari 150° Italia Alonso Edition

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(image: Thrustmaster) Thrustmaster F1 Wireless Gamepad Ferrari 150° Italia Alonso Edition | US$49.99 | www.thrustmaster.com

a pricey steering wheel may not be for casual racing game fans but not too worry, as there is always the Thrustmaster F1 Wireless Gamepad Ferrari 150° Italia Alonso Edition to satisfy your need for F1 and Ferrari branding on your gamepads. this exclusive gamepad features 2.4 GHz technology for its wireless connectivity, an auto-centering optical wheel with a 90° rotation angle, two progressive triggers, peach skin texture lower grip, programmable controls, and internal memory for retaining programmed configurations. the F1 Wireless Gamepad Ferrari 150° Italia Alonso Edition is individually numbered and bears the signature of the Scuderia’s official pilot, Fernando Alonso. there is also the F1 Dual analog Gamepad Ferrari 150° Italia Exclusive Edition, catering to PC gamers who doesn’t fancy going wireless. Continue reading F1 Wireless Gamepad Ferrari 150° Italia Alonso 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

Thrustmaster TH8 RS gear shifter for serious virtual driver

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(image credit: Thrustmaster) Thrustmaster TH8 RS | US$tba | www.thrustmaster.com

Thrustmaster finally announced the long awaited gear shifter that’s compatible with its awesome T500 RS Official Playstation 3 Steering Wheel. dubbed the Thrustmaster TH8 RS, it is also the most realistic looking gear shifter in the gaming peripheral market that i have seen. the TH8 RS sports a ultra-realistic 13-centimeters (5.12-inches) gear stick with a removable knob that’s compatible with the real world universal gear shift knobs. the 100% metal construction of the internal mechanism, level, outer housing, the clamping system, along with magnetic sensor ensure that it will be robust enough to take any abuse you can throw at it. all driving simulator fans will agree that (i.e. the robustness) is one of the top priority, cos’ virtual racing could turn out to be quite a violent activity Continue reading Thrustmaster TH8 RS gear shifter for serious virtual driver

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