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Tell me more about rFactor?

Discussion in 'rFactor' started by Andrew Ford, Oct 17, 2011.

  1. Andrew Ford

    Andrew Ford
    Premium Member

    Okay guys, i joined here as I have an xbox and f1 2010/2011.

    I recently bought a racing seat and steering wheel.Had great fun.

    However, the rFactor seems to have more versatility and I'm tempted by the world of rFactor!

    So here are some questions - maybe you guys can answer them for me?

    Q1. Once you have purchased the game on cd/dvd, do you have to pay monthly amounts for additional games (e.g. f1, stock cars) or mods? If so, how much/what do you get?

    Q2. Do all you pros have the rfactor linked to t'v/large screens? What monitor/gaming setup do you have?

    Q3. Is there lag during online races or many disconnection problems?

    Q4. For a newb like me, how much would it cost to get the rfactor and decent steering wheel in order to play online races?

    Thanks again for any help!:D
     


  2. Hope that helps out a bit :p
     
  3. Andrew Ford

    Andrew Ford
    Premium Member

    you are a star man. Thank you so much!

    It may be a while but i will save up and buy a wheel .i could go out tomorrow and buy one but its not long since i had to splash out £500 on a new head gasket so i best be careful.lol cheers!
     
  4. You can find alot of nice wheels. Momo's DFGT, G25. G27, Fanatec.
    In the store you probably pay to much. So a good search on internet you will get it most of the time cheaper. :)
    Got my DFGT for example for 65 euro's.
     
  5. What steering wheel have you currently got? It may well be PC compatible if its Logitech.
     
  6. Hiroshi Awazu

    Hiroshi Awazu
    Off Topic Moderator

    @ Andrew:If you don't want to spend a lot for a wheel and you want something current, definitely go for a Logitech DFGT. Awesome wheel for people with a budget in mind.
     
  7. Andrew Ford

    Andrew Ford
    Premium Member

    Thank you guys. Im currently using my xbxo wireless madcatz wheel with the wireless to pc convertor. like it lots even without ffb
     
  8. Hiroshi Awazu

    Hiroshi Awazu
    Off Topic Moderator

    I'm assuming you got RFactor. So how do like it? and have you checked out RFactor Central yet?
     
  9. Andrew Ford

    Andrew Ford
    Premium Member

    Yes mate. I bought it and prefer the gameplay to f1 2011 on xbox. i also downloaded the simsync thing with mods for fone2008. much better than demo.

    however, i just want to join some kind of pro am club with f1 style cars and i can't see any events other than a league :-(
     
  10. Hiroshi Awazu

    Hiroshi Awazu
    Off Topic Moderator

    RFactor Racing Club here is running the GP2 2011 mod at this time. It is a very good mod! DL it and give it a try, i think you will like it. I'm pretty certain that a F1 Club Race will return so hang tough and enjoy the game. Oh i highly recommend the F1 1992 mod as well, Aryton Senna and McLaren man!:)
     
  11. Andrew Ford

    Andrew Ford
    Premium Member

    ty mate. much appreciated. don't suppose you have the link for the gp2 2011 racing club thread?

    i must try a live connection first as i haven't even tried multiplayer.
    the offline races seem rubbish tho.lol always a yellow flag and 5 laps.

    yes, 1992 sounds great. senna and mansell eh?lol them were the days