Pitlanes and FairPlay SimRacing partnership

Pitlanes and FairPlay SimRacing partnership

Pitlanes and FairPlay SimRacing partnership In the spirit Pitlanes.com was created, community and the betterment of sim racing as a whole, I was offered the opportunity to form a Pitlanes and FairPlay SimRacing partnership. They are a sim racing team and also host events on rFactor 2 and Project Cars …

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Studio 397 October Roadmap update

Studio 397 October Roadmap update

Studio 397 October Roadmap update With minutes left of the month the Studio 397 October Roadmap update dropped. It’s a fairly reflective post detailing unexpected problems, challenges and opportunity. Graphics/UI First of all it is explained the choice they had to make with regards to the graphics engine and DX11. …

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GT3 Power Pack update

rFactor 2 GT3 Power Pack update

GT3 Power Pack update Studio 397 have released another GT3 Power Pack update. This update further addresses performance and adds some extra endurance lights. McLaren 650S GT3 2017 v1.85 – Improved performance when running higher shadow settings. – Improved performance through further LOD improvements to opponent cars. – Added endurance …

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Automobilista October 2017 development update

Automobilista October 2017 development update

Automobilista October 2017 development update HUD/TV Overlay To kick off this months Automobilista October 2017 development update Reiza have shown off their new HUD/TV overlay system. Bringing together the best parts of some 3rd party mods they have come up with something that looks clean, modern and full of all …

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F1 2017

F1 2017 Patch 1.10 out now on PC

F1 2017 Patch 1.10 out now on PC Patch 1.10 for F1 2017 has just been released for the PC version of the game. Safety Car – Fixed the falling too far back system so it will no longer give penalties incorrectly. Safety Car – Lapped cars will no longer be …

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Automobilista Turbo

No longer faking it! Turbos!

I think everyone is a fan of Neils and his “Talk & Drive” series of videos. They offer a chance for us mere mortals to get a look at the inside of sim racing development. This one piqued my interest more than most, though. Neils explains that up until now, …

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Fairplay Sim Racing

Fairplay Sim Racing USF-2000 series

Fairplay Sim Racing are to host a USF-2000 mini series on the rFactor 2 platform. Three races visiting Mid Ohio, Portland and finishing up at Indionapolis GP circuit. The races should take around 30 minutes. Perfect for a little, fun series. The USF-2000 is an entry level open wheeler. Producing 170bhp …

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DEM Racing Simulators to release DRS-F1 Wheel

DEM Racing Simulators to release DRS-F1 Wheel

While browsing the internet earlier I came across this little gem. Just look at it. DEM Racing Simulators to release DRS-F1 Wheel! While picking my jaw up off the floor, I contacted them via Facebook to ask about pricing. While not set in stone, this wheel will set you back around …

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Setups in Sim Racing

Setups in Sim Racing

Setups in Sim Racing Today we’re going to talk about Setups in Sim Racing. Firstly, let’s be brutal and honest about this. When you’re sat in a lobby looking at the times your fellow drivers are setting and they’re faster than you, it’s not always the setup. In fact, in …

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Callaway Cars Inc Corvette C7 GT3-R

Callaway Cars Inc Corvette C7 GT3-R rFactor 2 Trailer

Callaway Cars Inc Corvette C7 GT3-R rFactor 2 Trailer With the release of the GT3 Power pack, Studio 397 have released a trailer for the Callaway Cars Inc Corvette C7 GT3-R. Here at Pitlanes.com we’re loving the way S397 have upped their marketing game. Slick screenshots and videos to go …

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