Finding the Best Seating Position for Sim Racing & More

Finding the best seating position for sim racing is just one of the topics covered this week and as always there is plenty more.

From the latest news on the Gran Turismo movie, watching a sim racer race in a real F4 car and a look at esports and marketing, there is much to learn in this week’s edition of the Sim Racing Roundup on Motorsport Prospects.

Its sim racing news for racers, not gamers.

From Sim Racing to the Real Thing

Sim Racing Roundup

Last week I mentioned the release of the trailer for the film Gran Turismo, inspired by the real life exploits of sim racer turned real world race driver Jann Mardenborough. Here is some coverage of the trailer. You can also read my interview with Jann here.

Sim Racing Roundup

Despite receiving a two-place penalty that dropped him to third in the race and denied him his maiden win, ROKiT Racing Star Deagen Fairclough has been competitive in his real world racing debut. The JHR Developments driver and single-seater newcomer earned his place on the grid by winning the ROKiT Racing Star Esports contest.

In the video above, sim racing coach Suellio Almeida explains what it is like to go from sim racing to a real life F4 race car.

Competitive Sim Racing News

James Baldwin Team UK

Adam Eley looks at esports marketing and playing the long game.

“There are always two approaches to sponsorship and partnership deals in any form of sport or event… The “I need sales and an instant ROI” approach, and then there’s the “We are playing the long game of brand building” approach. Neither approach is right or wrong and both have their place, but a brand really needs to know which one is right for them when approaching a potential marketing opportunity.”

Here are more headlines from the world of competitive sim racing:

Finding the Best Seating Position for Sim Racing & More

Sim Racing Tips & Techniques

In the video above, Daniel Morad presents the ultimate guide to setting up your racing seat position, steering position and pedal position. “These steps will help YOU find the correct position for YOU. Follow this guide and you can also race like a pro.”

Sim Racing Tech Roundup

Sim Racing Roundup

General Sim Racing News

Sim Racing Roundup

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