The Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel brings an advanced engine and great accessibility

During Logi Play, the model’s new occasion for players to take pleasure in, introduced G Cloud Gaming, Logitech unveiled the G Pro Racing Wheel, the model’s first steering wheel focusing on probably the most skilled racing simulation phase by adopting a direct drive engine. Bringing a refined look in comparison with the G9xx line, the launch attracts consideration to its modularity, permitting for higher accessibility.

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One of the highlights of the occasion, the Pro Racing Wheel guarantees to be a stable alternative for professionals and simulation lovers alike, attempting to deliver this concept ahead at first contact by bringing a extra premium look than the model’s different fashions. That stated, the datasheet helps the promise of a extra advanced than hottest steering wheel, together with the usage of a direct drive engine.


Direct drive flywheels stand out for his or her promise of higher dissipation because of extra highly effective suggestions, the results of a direct connection to the engine — right here considerably bigger — slightly than utilizing gears or wheels to transmit energy. With 11 Nm (Newton-meter) of torque, the Logitech Launch is positioned as a mid-range choice towards equipment from manufacturers like Thrustmaster and Fanatec.

The know-how is additional built-in with the corporate’s TRUEFORCE function, which is able to generate extra suggestions to extra faithfully characterize highway situations, automotive engine vibration and different situations. Performance won’t be the one spotlight of the accent: the innovation contains robust modularity, for instance, for higher sturdiness, brings a system of magnetic becoming pedals within the rear with Hall impact sensors (which use magnets for actuation).

Although designed to characterize skilled use, the system additionally contributes to a extra accessible expertise as it’s configurable, permitting gear shifting to get replaced by acceleration and braking or every other mixture of instructions that make the consumer’s life simpler.

Like the steering wheel, the Logitech G Pro Racing Pedals are very modular and allow the user to make adjustments according to their needs (Image: Logitech)

Like the steering wheel, the Logitech G Pro Racing Pedals are very modular and enable the consumer to make changes based on their wants (Image: Logitech)

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To complement the Pro Racing Wheel expertise, Logitech has additionally introduced new Pro Racing Pedals, which counterpoint the wheel by embedding advanced options and modularity.

The pedals have weight cells that file the utilized power and assist develop muscle reminiscence, embody a Hall impact sensor for higher sturdiness, detachable elements adapt to the consumer’s wants and enable changes in actuation power and depth.

Price and availability

The Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel and Pro Racing Pedals hit the worldwide market in September with MSRPs of $999 (~R$5,120) and $349 (~R$1,790), respectively. There’s no phrase but on availability in Brazil, however each are already listed on the corporate’s nationwide web site and it is solely a matter of time earlier than information is introduced for the nation.

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