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  • Fanatec ClubSport Wheel Base V2.5 Review

    Fanatec ClubSport Wheel Base V2.5 Review

    Earlier this year, we compared the Fanatec ClubSport Wheel Base V2 vs the Thrustmaster TS-PC Racer vs the Fanatec CSL Elite for the Xbox One and PC.  The ClubSport Wheel Base  V2 won the Head-to-Head challenge…and then celebrated by retiring weeks later. Which brings us…
  • Fanatec CSL Elite PlayStation 4 PS4 Review

    Fanatec CSL Elite Racing Wheel for the PlayStation 4 Review

    Back in the Fall of 2015, Fanatec gave sim racers their cake and allowed them to eat it too with the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One compatible ClubSport Wheel Base V2 + Xbox One Universal Hub combo.  Unfortunately, this holy grail soon became an…
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    Fanatec Easter Egg Teases New Product

    After a not so serious April Fools’ Day announcement, Fanatec has now teased a new product in its official Forum. But what is it? The thread is titled “You found the Easteregg!” and the post simply reads “But what is it?”. Attached, was an image…
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    April Fools’ Day in Sim Racing, a Round-Up

    Yesterday was that special day of jokes, hoaxes and pranks again – April Fools’ day. Here are some of the “special announcements” that were made in the sim racing world. iRacing As usual, iRacing never disappoints with its April Fools’ day announcements. The first one…
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    Fanatec Clubsport Wheel Base V2.5 Surprise Release

    Fanatec has made a change to their product line, introducing the Clubsport Wheelbase V2.5. The Clubsport Wheel Base V2.5 is the natural successor to the V2, and in true Fanatec fashion, development occurred behind closed doors. This release comes just weeks after reducing the price…
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    Fanatec CSL Elite vs. Thrustmaster TS-PC Racer vs. Fanatec ClubSport Wheel Base V2 Head-to-Head

    One of the interesting things that we get to witness in the sim racing community is buying habits….or should I say buying justification?  No matter where you turn, you’ll see people vehemently justifying why product X or Y is the best thing ever, which is…
  • This Week Inside Sim Racing Live! – February 1, 2017

    Presenting This Week Inside Sim Racing Live! – February 1, 2017 edition.  John and Billy dive into the week’s news, including the big reveals from DiRT 4 and Project CARS 2.  Plus not one but TWO live unboxings!  Plus a big knife.  And a funny…