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iRating and Safety rating

The difference between iRating and Safety Rating is pretty straight forward. But how do you use it? For me, it is just a tool that tells me how i’m doing and not a goal in itself

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Logitech G920 – How hard can it be?

Throughout the couple of years that I have raced on the console, I have always had a mixed feeling of admiration and jealousy for the people racing on a wheel. It was clear that racing-games are meant to be raced with a racing wheel, and I felt that racing with the controller, although it felt […]

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Do you really really need it?

Sim racing can be expensive, especially when you end up buying things or services that you don’t need. It’s called buyers remorse and i get hit by it some times, but not quite as much as it used to! We are all into motorsports, and ride the same wave of trying to shave off lap […]

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Turning problems into Improvements

I was having issues with my iRacing since the last update in December. Nothing major, but as with most things in racing, even small problems can cause large losses if not damage! The problem were mini hiccups while on the track. They did not last more than ½ a second, and would mostly happen on […]

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Focus Reset

As you must know by now, I have spend most of the past half year, racing on iRacing. This is not so important. What is new for me, through iRacing, is that now i can measure my performance, and compare against others in a different way than i could before. I used to race random […]

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5 Steps to Sim Shop Smarter

One thing i can tell you for sure, after getting older, wiser and more experienced, is that I am getting more and more critical, cynical and pessimistic. Especially when it comes to politics, and economies. This is also why i may be drifting off the bulls eye of the target audience for most sim racing […]

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Don’t blame it on the Setup

I started racing seriously, on Forza. It’s not that i am ashamed to admit it, but looking back, I took it way more seriously than it deserved. Back then, a setup, or tune, would more or less change your car to feel anything between a beach buggy or a drag racer. This made it critical […]

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To VR or not VR

The past couple of months, have been very intense for me, because i have been walking around with a growing urge to upgrade my monitor. For the past 3 years that i have been racing online, i have used an old LED TV, that run 1080p. It broke after a couple of years, and i […]

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Do you like racing for the racing?

I must assume that all of us who are hooked on sim racing, must be at least to some extend interested in racing. At least i am, but not nearly as passionate as some of the other people i race with. I personally like following the F1 championship, and have done so since the mid […]

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5 things you’ll need to get used to in iRacing

iRacing is not quite straight forward when you’re coming from other more casual racing games. Here are the 5 things i struggled to get used to, when i started racing on iRacing