Tag: Fanatec


Fanatec Releases Free FanaLab Hardware Tuning Software

Sim racers are constantly hunting for that perfect sim rig setup. Now Fanatec is lending a helping hand with its newest bit of software, dubbed FanaLab. FanaLab is an in-depth… Read More »

Fanatec Announces CSL Elite Wheel Base V1.1 for Xbox One and PC

With E3 2019 right around the corner, Fanatec has announced its latest offering. If the CSL Elite Wheel base looks and sounds familiar, it should. In 2017, Fanatec released the… Read More »

Fanatec Podium DD1 Gets Bigger Motor, Price Increase

Fanatec has announced some changes to its upcoming Podium Series of high-end sim racing hardware. These include a bigger, more powerful engine at its heart — and corresponding price increase.… Read More »

Buy Fanatec's Latest Limited Edition Wheel, Get F1 2019 For a Dollar

Fanatec is back with an evolution of its ClubSport Formula wheel. And you can even get a brand new game with it, for a buck. The ClubSport Steering Wheel F1… Read More »

Fanatec Reveals New ClubSport Steering Wheel Formula V2

Hardware 3373 Dec 13, 2018 by Jordan Greer

Fanatec has been on quite a roll the past few weeks. After some big holiday sales and new product launches including a new CSL Elite F1 kit and the PS4-compatible… Read More »

Fanatec Reveals PS4-Compatible Direct Drive Podium Racing Wheel F1

Hardware 3373 Dec 7, 2018 by Jordan Greer

Fanatec has officially unveiled the Podium Racing Wheel F1, the first-ever direct drive racing wheel that is compatible with the PlayStation 4 console (it works with PCs, too). The wheel’s… Read More »

Fanatec's Giving Away $35,000 of Sim Racing Gear With 2018 Advent Calendar

Hardware 73 Dec 1, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

They say it’s the season of giving. Fanatec is certainly taking this on board, as it’s announced a giveaway of one free item every day, starting now and running to… Read More »

Fanatec Reveals CSL Elite F1 Kit for PS4 and PC

Hardware 20 Nov 26, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

Did you see the limited-edition (and now sold-out) carbon fiber F1 wheel from Fanatec on Black Friday? Well there’s a more attainable version too, and it comes in plug-and-play package… Read More »

Black Friday Deals: Fanatec Offers Big Discounts and a Brand New F1 Wheel

You’re full of turkey. Your wallet is lighter after Steam, PlayStation, and Xbox sales. And there’s still more: Fanatec is offering some of its sim racing gear at the cheapest… Read More »

Fanatec Will Sell You Its First Direct Drive Wheel Base For 1€ (But There's a Catch)

Hardware 3373 Jul 13, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

They say good things come to those who wait. Sim racers have been a patient bunch since Fanatec first showed off its direct drive wheel at last year’s Sim Racing… Read More »

Fanatec Becomes Official F1 Partner, Equipment Supplier for Fanzone and F1 Esports Series

Esports 2 Jul 3, 2018 by Andrew Evans

Simulator equipment manufacturer Fanatec has become a Formula 1 partner, and official sponsor to the F1 Esports Series. The company has signed a five-year deal with Formula 1 and, as… Read More »

Fanatec Announces Standalone CSL Elite Wheel Base + for PS4

Hardware 2548 Jun 10, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

Just in time for the new-product onslaught that is E3 2018, Fanatec has announced its latest offering. While the CSL Elite Wheel Base + isn’t exactly a new product, sim racers… Read More »

Fanatec's Podium Series Shows Signs of Life, More Details Coming July 13

Hardware 3373 Jun 1, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

A clever teaser from the folks at Fanatec has arrived. In it, we see the company’s cube-shaped direct-drive wheel base, and little else. Well, except a date, one that’s only… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport Now Officially Supports the Fanatec CSL Elite PS4

It’s been a long road, but Fanatec CSL Elite PS4 owners have cause for celebration today. The latest 1.15 update for Gran Turismo Sport has finally introduced native support for the… Read More »

Save Up to 90% On Fanatec Hardware Between Now and Christmas Day

Hardware 14 Dec 11, 2017 by Jordan Greer

The sim-racing hardware guys over at Fanatec have been on a roll this holiday shopping season. After some popular Black Friday weekend sales, they’re back with a new sales concept:… Read More »

Fanatec Opens Limited Pre-Orders for New CSL Elite McLaren GT3 Wheel

Hardware 417 Nov 27, 2017 by Jordan Greer

Fanatec teased a new product announcement when it revealed its Black Friday 2017 deals last week. Now, we know what that product is: the new CSL Elite McLaren GT3 steering wheel. Touted… Read More »

Fanatec's Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2017 Deals

Hardware 107 Nov 22, 2017 by Brendan Rorrison

Sim-racing accessory manufacturer Fanatec has revealed (most) of its of Black Friday reductions: four peripherals will be on sale this weekend, starting Friday, November 24, including a secret sale that… Read More »

What Mystery Wheel is Fanatec Teasing?

Hardware 60 Nov 15, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

Fanatec’s got a new sim racing accessory in the works, and we could be seeing it sooner rather than later. CEO Thomas Jackermeier shared the above jumbled image on the… Read More »

First Look at Fanatec's New Direct Drive Wheel

New images snapped last week at the Sim Racing Expo have given us our first proper look at the Fanatec’s direct drive wheel. As the steering wheel market starts to… Read More »

Fanatec CSL Elite PS4 Now Available in North America

Hardware 35 Sep 15, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

It’s been a long time coming, but the wait is over: Fanatec’s CSL Elite PS4 is now available for order in North America. The company originally announced its first officially-licensed… Read More »