Author: Jimmy Broadbent


The Ford Escort MkII is an Old-School Blast in DiRT Rally 2.0

Somewhat recently a fellow YouTuber, Jardier, made the rather bold claim that the Ford Escort MkII is the best car in DiRT Rally 2.0. With so many incredibly fun cars… Read More »

Godzilla is Here! Assetto Corsa Competizione Nissan GT-R GT3 First Impressions

After a delay of nearly three weeks, Kunos finally allowed us to put our grubby mitts on the latest Early Access release of Assetto Corsa Competizione! With the addition of… Read More »

Five Things That Need to Be Better in Dirt Rally 2.0

First things first – DiRT Rally 2.0 has jumped forward leaps in bounds in areas that I’ve outlined in my previous articles. With my sim background, it’s clear to see the vast… Read More »

Group B Cars in DiRT Rally 2.0 Are Simply Terrifying

You may recall in my previous piece, that I described the Group B cars in DiRT Rally 2.0 as “utterly terrifying” — and for good reason. Before I get onto… Read More »

Can DiRT Rally 2.0 Finally Dethrone Richard Burns Rally?

For nearly 15 years, we’ve been waiting for a rally sim to finally end the reign of Richard Burns Rally. 15 years speaks of the quality of the original product,… Read More »

My Insane Interlagos Race Against Pro Drivers... and My Teammate

It’s been a while, but it’s time to wax lyrical about my favourite kind of racing once again: multiclass. Around three weeks ago, I was a part of a race… Read More »

Here's Why Bathurst is One of the Best Tracks in the World

What do you say about Bathurst? It’s breathtaking, terrifying and brutal. Somehow, those three words don’t quite do it justice. It’s a track with a rich history, with incredible stories from… Read More »

I Drove a Rally Car in Wales (and It Was Just as Awesome as It Sounds)

Following on from the McLaren GT4 drive a couple of weeks ago, there was another fantastic real-world opportunity lurking. After having my first hands-on experience with DiRT Rally 2.0, I would… Read More »

DiRT Rally 2.0 Hands-On Preview: Magical Stage Design, Tarmac Physics Need Work

By the time DiRT Rally 2.0 releases, it will have been three years and ten months since the early access release of the first game. DiRT Rally is a title that… Read More »

The Day to Night Mod That Changes Assetto Corsa Forever

It’s quite amazing how fast the sim racing landscape has changed. In recent years, there has been a big shift in the PC sim racing community towards more licensed content. The… Read More »

The Emil Frey Jaguar Just Might Be the Best Thing About Assetto Corsa Competizione

Another month and Kunos has released another Assetto Corsa Competizione update. The January update brought us laser scanned Zolder, along with the fan favourite Emil Frey Jaguar G3. The Jag… Read More »

I Got to Drive a McLaren 570S GT4 Race Car (And It Was Amazing)

With the growth of my channel over the last couple of years, I’ve had this little dream that one day, it would enable me to sample a real race car.… Read More »

Project CARS 2 Gave Me My Most Immersive Experience In Sim Racing

Sim racing is marvellous. I know I’m stating the obvious, but let me explain. I have pretty much every sim on my PC and they all do different things quite… Read More »

Driving rFactor 2's Brand New GT3 Aston Martin Vantage

It’s not too often we get the chance to drive a car that is brand new in the PC sims. When Studio 397 asked me if I wanted to do… Read More »

How I Survived Six Hours Of Constant Pressure in iRacing's Endurance Series

We’ve had some incredible races in the iRacing Endurance Le Mans Series over the last nine months. We’ve experienced wins, tight finishes and coming back from difficulty to good results.… Read More »

A Tribute to an Idol, a Hero, and a Legend: Michael Schumacher

Michael Schumacher. That name will forever be synonymous with Formula One. That name could be the definition of success. He is a man that redefined the record books. A man… Read More »

The Brutality of a V10 Formula One Car

Whenever I see an alert telling me Race Sim Studio have released a new car, there’s this excitement that runs through my body. RSS is, in my opinion, the best… Read More »

The Unforgiving Bumps Of Sebring Took Their Toll

iRacing 9 Dec 23, 2018 by Jimmy Broadbent

Sebring International Raceway – one of the most iconic endurance racing venues in the world. It’s a track that is famed for its brutal, bumpy and unforgiving nature. It also… Read More »

I Played iRacing With F1 Drivers Max Verstappen & Lando Norris

iRacing 9 Dec 18, 2018 by Jimmy Broadbent

The scene: it’s Sunday, it’s my day off. After a tough 6 hour race at Sebring the day before, I’m trying to rest my aching wrist and giddy head. I’m… Read More »

Why iRacing's Endurance Le Mans Series is My Favorite in Sim-Racing

iRacing 5 Dec 18, 2018 by Jimmy Broadbent

The iRacing Endurance Le Mans Series – or to put it another way, my favourite online racing series in sim racing at present. With its 6 hour races and multiclass… Read More »