Test & Reviews

Fanatec CSL DD – 2024 Review & Test: Is it still worth it?

Fanatec CSL DD – 2024 Review & Test: Is it still worth it?

Fanatec CSL DD Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ An incredible Direct Drive for not so much money. ✅ Top-notch artistry and design. ✅ State-of-the-art technology. ❌ Not a fan of plastic finishes. ❌ Not compatible with PlayStation. ㅤ Those who know me...

Fanatec DD1: My honest opinion on this base in 2024

Fanatec DD1: My honest opinion on this base in 2024

Fanatec DD1 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Direct Drive technology and 20 Nm torque. ✅High-end design and materials. ✅It offers incredible customization. ❌ Its price. ❌The presence of fans. ❌I would have appreciated a KillSwitch. ㅤ Remember the days...

Fanatec DD2 review: The best base for 2024 ?

Fanatec DD2 review: The best base for 2024 ?

Fanatec DD2 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ 25 Nm torque. ✅ KillSwitch ✅ High-quality construction and design ❌ Its price is very high ❌ I don't think there's such a big difference with the DD1 ㅤ I recently told you about one of the flagship products...

Fanatec Clubsport V2.5: My honest opinion of this base in 2024

Fanatec Clubsport V2.5: My honest opinion of this base in 2024

Fanatec Clubsport V2.5 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Super force feedback ✅ Offers lots of customization ✅ Robust construction and top finishes ❌ Not compatible with PlayStation consoles ❌ No longer available for sale ㅤ After using the Fanatec CSL...

Playseat F1: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Playseat F1: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Playseat F1 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Excellent build quality ✅ Comfortable and adjustable ✅ High compatibility with the big names in sim-racing ✅ Easy to install ❌ Premium price ❌ Takes up space ㅤ Game consoles like the PS3 and Xbox 360...

Oplite GTR S3: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Oplite GTR S3: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Oplite GTR S3 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Good build quality ✅ Sturdy tubular structure ✅ Excellent value for money ✅ Multi-plane adjustable seat ❌ High weight ㅤ Even though Playseat mainly dominates the sim-racing cockpit market. However, there...

Playseat Gran Turismo: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Playseat Gran Turismo: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Playseat Gran Turismo Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Very comfortable cockpit for sim-racing ✅ Beautiful design ✅ Official Gran Turismo license ✅ Stable and durable ❌ Fairly heavy cockpit ❌ Dimensions are a little bulky ㅤ Over the years, Playseat...

Next Level Racing F-GT: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Next Level Racing F-GT: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Next Level Racing F-GT Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Versatile Cockpit with two driving positions ✅ Excellent value for money ✅ Comfortable seat for long sim-racing sessions ✅ Beautiful price ❌ High weight ❌ Cockpit difficult to assemble for the...

Playseat Challenge: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Playseat Challenge: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Playseat Challenge Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Good build quality ✅ Good value for money ✅ Compatible with many cranksets and flywheels/bases ❌ Difficult seat adjustments ❌ Lack of stability ㅤ If you're a sim-racing fan, I do no need to introduce...

Playseat Evolution: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Playseat Evolution: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Playseat Evolution Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Excellent build quality ✅ Comfortable seat for long sim-racing sessions ✅ Good value for money ❌ Chassis is not very stable, with some configurations ❌ Backrest not adjustable ㅤ For fans of...

Thrustmaster TX: My honest opinion of this 2024 steering wheel

Thrustmaster TX: My honest opinion of this 2024 steering wheel

Thrustmaster TX Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Good value for money ✅ Use of noble and premium materials ✅ Good force feedback ❌ Engine is a little noisy ❌ Model a little old ❌ Basic borderline crankset ㅤ Sim-racing began to take off quite a while...

Thrustmaster TMX: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster TMX: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster TMX Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Good comeback for the price ✅ Comfortable for sim-racing ✅ 900° rotation angle ❌ Very basic plastic crankset ❌ Mainly plastic construction As with many disciplines or passions, you have to start...

Thrustmaster T500RS: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster T500RS: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster T500RS Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Excellent value for money ✅ Excellent force feedback ✅ Excellent driving feel ✅ Good crankset supplied with bundle ❌ Rather noisy force feedback system ❌ Compatibility with certain platforms not...

Thrustmaster T300RS: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster T300RS: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster T300RS Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Powerful and precise force feedback ✅ Minimalist steering wheel with Quick Release ✅ Good build quality ❌ Crankset is rather basic in design and operation ❌ Button location a hair's breadth from...

Thrustmaster T248: My honest opinion of this 2024 steering wheel

Thrustmaster T248: My honest opinion of this 2024 steering wheel

Thrustmaster T248 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Excellent comeback for its range ✅ Breathtaking sim-racing immersion ✅ Different driving modes ✅ Good-quality crankset with bundle ❌ Hardly any ㅤ Sim-racing has come a long way since its beginnings in...

Thrustmaster T150: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster T150: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster T150 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Good force feedback ✅ Good value for money ✅ Beautiful bundle price ✅ Compatible with Playstation and PC ❌ Very simple pedalboard ❌ Fairly cheap overall appearance ㅤ Today, virtually every petrolhead,...

Thrustmaster T80: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster T80: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Thrustmaster T80 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Good value for money for sim-racing beginners ✅ Fairly good ergonomics ❌ No motorized force feedback system ❌ Basic pedals and steering wheel ㅤ If you're a racing fan, you've probably considered making...

Thrustmaster T-GT 2: My honest opinion of this 2024 steering wheel

Thrustmaster T-GT 2: My honest opinion of this 2024 steering wheel

Thrustmaster T-GT 2 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Excellent force feedback and feel thanks to a 40-watt Brushless motor ✅ Use of patented technologies such as T-DCC, T-RTF and T-AEC-Q ✅ Good quality crankset ✅ Quick Release integration ❌ High price...

Thrustmaster TH8A Shifter: My honest opinion on this 2024 Gear Shifter

Thrustmaster TH8A Shifter: My honest opinion on this 2024 Gear Shifter

Thrustmaster TH8A Shifter Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Hybrid H Pattern and sequential lever ✅ Good build quality ✅ Good price compared to competitors ❌ 7ème gear is sometimes difficult to shift, as is the reverse gear ❌ Switching from sequential...

Thrustmaster SF1000: My honest opinion of this 2024 steering wheel

Thrustmaster SF1000: My honest opinion of this 2024 steering wheel

Thrustmaster SF1000 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Premium carbon fiber steering wheel ✅ Official replica of a Ferrari F1 steering wheel ✅ Huge 4.3'' OLED screen ✅ Compatible with Sony and Microsoft consoles ❌ Old and not very user-friendly "Quick...

Logitech G920: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Logitech G920: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Logitech G920 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Powerful, precise force feedback ✅ Excellent value for money ✅ Good overall design ❌ Force feedback sometimes jerks ㅤ The history of sim-racing, from its very beginnings, has been marked by one major...

Logitech G29: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Logitech G29: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Logitech G29 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Superb value for money ✅ Good, precise force feedback ✅ Excellent availability ❌ Motors sometimes provide jerks ㅤ As I'm sure you're aware, simulations (in all disciplines) first saw the light of day over...

Fanatec Clubsport v3: My honest opinion of this pedals in 2024

Fanatec Clubsport v3: My honest opinion of this pedals in 2024

Fanatec Clubsport v3 Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Excellent build quality ✅ Premium materials throughout the pedals ✅ Load Cell ✅ Ability to swap pedals ❌ No pedal travel adjustment ㅤ Sim-racing fans don't need a presentation of Fanatec and its...

Thrustmaster T-LCM: My honest opinion of this 2024 pedals

Thrustmaster T-LCM: My honest opinion of this 2024 pedals

Thrustmaster T-LCM Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Good brake pedal feel ✅ Good build quality ✅ Magnetic sensors on pedals ✅ Compatible with Playstation, Xbox and P.C. ✅ Brake pedal with Load Cell up to 100 kg ❌ Slides a little if installed on the...

Fanatec CSL Elite Pedals: My honest opinion of this 2024 pedals

Fanatec CSL Elite Pedals: My honest opinion of this 2024 pedals

Fanatec CSL Elite Pedals Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Excellent value for money ✅ Good build quality with durable materials ✅ Adjustable pedals ❌ Requires USB adapter, which is sold separately, to operate on other ecosystems ㅤ Fans of sim-racing...

Heusinkveld Sim Pedals Sprint: My honest opinion of this 2024 Pedals

Heusinkveld Sim Pedals Sprint: My honest opinion of this 2024 Pedals

Heusinkveld Sim Pedals Sprint Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Premium peripheral ✅ Manufacturing quality worthy of motorsports ✅ Solid construction ❌ Very high price ❌ Pedal support sold separately ㅤ Sim-racing setups typically include peripherals...

Fanatec GT DD Pro: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Fanatec GT DD Pro: My honest opinion of this steering wheel in 2024

Fanatec GT DD Pro Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Bundle complete with Base, steering wheel and pedals ✅ Direct Drive base available in 2 power ratings (5 and 8 nm) ✅ RevLED on steering wheel ✅ Excellent in-game feel ✅ Base compatible with all...

Simucube 2 Pro: My honest opinion of this base in 2024

Simucube 2 Pro: My honest opinion of this base in 2024

Simucube 2 Pro Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ 25 nm max torque ✅ Manufacturing quality worthy of the most premium brands ✅ Ecosystem geared towards professional riders ✅ Immersive force feedback and in-game sensations on the borderline between...

Sim-Lab GT1 Evo: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Sim-Lab GT1 Evo: My honest opinion of this cockpit in 2024

Sim-Lab GT1 Evo Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Low prices in some stores ✅Well-built, solid chassis ✅Well thought-out arrangement of supports ❌ Difficult to assemble ❌ Seat not supplied with chassis ㅤ Sim-racing is no longer just about having a...

Thrustmaster T3PA: My honest opinion of this 2024 pedals

Thrustmaster T3PA: My honest opinion of this 2024 pedals

Thrustmaster T3PA Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ Good build quality ✅ 3 adjustable pedals ✅ Compatible with multiple platforms (PC and consoles) ✅ Competitive price ✅ Excellent value for money ❌ Limited brake feel and realism ㅤ For many years now, I've noticed that...

Fanatec CSL Elite test: My honest opinion of this base in 2024

Fanatec CSL Elite test: My honest opinion of this base in 2024

Fanatec CSL Elite Spencer Pumpelly Advantages & Disadvantages ✅ An excellent force feedback ✅ Lots of customization options ✅ Incredible feel ❌ Plastic finishes ㅤ For Sim-racing fans like me, the Fanatec brand is known in the community for offering quality...

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