Always striving for the best and most realistic racing experience, Playseat use only the highest quality materials and work alongside professional drivers like Sébastien Buemi and Sebastian Vettel, who confirm the faithful reproduction of position and feeling of their gaming chairs compared to the real thing.
And thanks to a unique, patented hinge system most simulators can also be easily folded for transport or storage and all are compatible with all racing wheels and pedals listed here.
When it comes to racing simulators Playseat is number one in quality.
Playing Project CARS whilst seated in a Playseat chair is a match made in racing simulator heaven!
Project CARS provides a number of different ways for you to play: Career, Solo, Online, and Community. These make up the four pillars that are represented in our logo and are a testament to our wish for players to have freedom and variety when playing.
When it comes to playing online it's always been our goal to provide you with the tools you need to have great games both intimately with friends, through friendly competition with strangers, and in organised groups via competitive play. Check out just some of the ways we've listened to your feedback, identified particular player trends, and implemented key features that aim to make your experience both personal and reliable...
Set your Launch Control to "On", warm up your tires, and rev your engines because Project CARS is ready for release!
Set your countdown clocks to the following...
Project CARS is the most authentic, beautiful, intense, and technically-advanced racing game on the planet. Crowd-funded by a passionate community that has been involved in the development process from day one to create their ultimate racing dream.
Including the largest track roster of any recent racing game, a huge variety of motorsports , a freeform and authentic career mode, world-class graphics & handling, dynamic time of day & weather, and a suite of community features and connectivity, Project CARS leaves the competition behind in the dust...
"After months of intense work on what will certainly be the ultimate racing experience, we're extremely happy to confirm that Project CARS has now gone gold and will be releasing starting May 7th.", said Ian Bell, Head of Studio at Slightly Mad Studios. "We know the wait of the game has been long but we're confident the quality and realism level we have achieved will provide our fans with the game they have all been expecting and we look forward to seeing you on the track."
Already featuring scenic drives along the French Riviera, epic mountain passes down the US west coast, exotic vistas from Australia and Dubai, and iconic motorsports tracks from across the UK, US, and Europe, Project CARS continues to build upon the largest location roster of any recent racing game with a final set of 8 new destinations that now make our track list complete.
Check out the full list of tracks including the iconic Nurburgring from Germany, exciting Zhuhai from China, fan favourite Cadwell Park from the UK, and the infamous 20km long Nordschleife amongst many more here!
We’ve teamed up with Red Bull to give away ten Steam PC codes of Project CARS!
Grab your chance to play the racing game of 2015 for absolutely nothing by checking out the interview with Project CARS' Creative Director then answering the simple question over on the competition page!
Be sure to read the terms and conditions and good luck - we'll see you on the track!
From now until May 1st, gamers can head over to the Renault Sport Facebook page for a chance to win one of sixty copies of Project CARS as well as a Renault Sport Enthusiast Day!
For Project CARS and Renault Sport it's all about passion, technology, and community. Players will be able to get behind the wheel of the Megane R.S. 265 and Clio Cup on one of the many tracks on offer in the game and enjoy the next-generation of racing simulation...
The Young Driver Initiative is part of Project CARS' ongoing dedication to blurring the lines between gaming and real-life whereby up & coming race drivers can use the game as a learning tool to help with their career; whether that's practicing on a track they don't have physical access to, experimenting with tuning setups on their car, or laying down competitive times on the Driver Network Leaderboard.
The second of our young drivers taking part in the scheme is William Tregurtha who's currently competing in the high-profile 2015 Ginetta Junior Championship that acts as a support series to the British Touring Car Championship.
William was kind enough to write a few words highlighting how Project CARS has aided in preparation for the season...
Stuff magazine's stand at the show will feature five PlayStation 4 consoles on which you'll be able to play Project CARS. One will even be set up with a racing seat for the full experience!
In addition to the Project CARS showcase they'll be offering special show rates on subscriptions to Stuff magazine and discounts on gadget insurance with Gadget Cover.
Check out more info here and be sure to keep an eye on our Facebook Events page for other upcoming public and in-game events.
The Lykan Hypersport is one of the most exclusive and expensive cars ever to be made with additional options such as embeddable diamonds, emeralds, and sapphires being available.
It is also the first supercar to be produced in the Middle East and is the star of a breathtaking set-piece in the upcoming Furious 7 film…
Slightly Mad Studios and Fanatec are proud to announce today that Project CARS will now support a range of Fanatec hardware on both PlayStation®4 and Xbox One.
"Wheels, pedals, and gear sticks are the natural input devices for racing games; we have an innate knowledge of how they work from real life and they provide the most immersive, authentic experience for gamers.” said Andy Tudor, Creative Director. "So as we near the launch of Project CARS we’re pleased to announce additional support for the following Fanatec hardware on PC, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One…"
As we near launch, we've prepared a series of new videos taking you in-depth with the various features and game modes in Project CARS.
In the first episode we looked at how you start your career and the options available from your Career Dashboard. We then took a look at your Career Calendar and entered our first event - a Qualifying session at Hockenheim. Now, we'll carry on and take a look at what options are available from the Pit Box that can help you prepare for the race ahead...
Stay tuned for the next episode where we look at our community features powered by the Driver Network.
Already featuring scenic drives along the French riviera, epic mountain passes down the US west coast, exotic vistas from Australia and Dubai, and iconic motorsports tracks from across the UK, US, and Europe, Project CARS continues to build upon the largest location roster of any recent racing game with yet another set of freshly-announced destinations…
We're very pleased to announce that from hundreds of entries, the BAFTA curation panel has selected Project CARS to showcase as part of the Inside Games Arcade at this years EGX Rezzed event next week.
And for the first time ever, you'll be able to play Project CARS unrestricted with every car and track unlocked! So come along, have a play, and meet the developers behind the game!
Get ready for launch by checking out the Xbox One Achievements, PlayStation Trophies, and Steam Achievements for Project CARS!
When you pre-order Project CARS from selected retailers you get your hands on a one-of-a-kind vehicle - the Ruf CTR3 SMS-R. Up until now this unique car has been under wraps in testing but now we're ready to unveil it and tell you a bit more about the collaboration between Slightly Mad Studios and Ruf...
Further blurring the lines between reality and gaming, the Ruf CTR3 SMS-R is a fictional race spec version created by the talented engineers at veteran developers Slightly Mad Studios of the already-impressive Ruf CTR3 super sports car. With a stripped interior, bespoke bodywork and highly-tuned engine, the Ruf CTR3 SMS-R produces over 750 horsepower and a staggering 330 km/h top speed making it a truly unique combination of technical excellence and aesthetic passion.
As we head towards launch, we've got a series of new videos taking you in-depth with the various features and game modes in Project CARS.
In this first episode, we take a look at how your career is structured...
Stay tuned for the next episode where we take a look at Qualifying, the Pit Box, pit strategies, and some gameplay from your first session.
This weekend Bandai Namco Games UK will be supporting Special Effect’s 24-hour GameBlast LIVE event, with brand new gameplay footage of Project CARS streamed live via Twitch.
GameBlast LIVE is challenging gamers to hold their own sponsored gaming marathons over the weekend of February 20-22, with all money raised going towards levelling the playing field for gamers with disabilities. 2014’s GameBlast event raised more than £70,000 for the charity.
As part of Bandai Namco Games’ contribution, from 10:30 to 11:30am and 13:00 to 14:00 on Saturday, February 21 creative director Andy Tudor and Bandai Namco Games UK’s Lee Kirton will showcase the very latest PS4 build of Project CARS. The public can watch live at twitch.tv/gameblastlive.
Between 15:00 and 16:00 on the same day a third session will be streamed live from Ginx tv and in association with @gamedigital at twitch.tv/ginxtv.
For more information on GameBlast LIVE visit Special Effect’s website and to donate please visit the GameBlast JustGiving page.
A part of Project CARS' ongoing dedication to blurring the lines between gaming and real-life is its Young Driver Initiative whereby up & coming race drivers can use the game as a learning tool to help with their career; whether that's practicing on a track they don't have physical access to, experimenting with tuning setups on their car, or laying down competitive times on the Driver Network Leaderboard.
Check out our latest short feature explaining the meaning behind the stripes in our logo, why community means so much to us, and how developing the game has come full circle with professional racing drivers now using it as practice for the real thing!
- Racing seats from PlaySeat added to Beyond Reality page
- Online Features detailed!
- 8 new tracks announced!
- Release dates announced! May 7th (EU), May 8th (UK), May 12th (US)
- Win with both Renault Sport and Red Bull!
- William Tregurtha joins the Young Driver Initiative!
- Come and play Project CARS at the Gadget Show Live!
- Free Car #1 announced: The Lykan Hypersport!
- Announcing Fanatec hardware support on consoles!
- Pick up an exclusive metal case, poster when you pre-order from Gamestop!
- New video available going in-depth with the Pit Box!
- Four more tracks revealed!
- Added Christie Doran's testimonial
- Project CARS is heading to BAFTA!
- Achievement/Trophy List revealed!
- The Ruf CTR3 SMS-R is unveiled!
- New video available going in-depth with Career Mode!
- Release date moved back a few days to April 2nd
- New "Behind The Stripes" feature!
- Road Cars unveiled!
- Media page updated
- New feature!
- New Start Your Engines 2015 trailer!