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Fanatec and Formula 1 Renew Licensing Partnership, Launching ClubSport Racing Wheel F1

Fanatec and Formula 1 Renew Licensing Partnership, Launching ClubSport Racing Wheel F1

Fanatec is pleased to announce that it continues as the official licensee of Formula 1 and the official supplier of Formula 1 sim racing with a new multi-year agreement. Since 2018, both parties have continued to push the boundaries of real-world motorsport and sim racing, allowing fans around the world to experience the rush and thrill of the world's greatest sports and entertainment spectacle in their own homes and fans. Got a chance. Formula 1 race zones and paddock clubs around the world. As part of the new deal, Fanatec will also continue as the official supplier of Formula 1 sim racing, supplying teams and drivers with complete racing accessories including steering wheels, pedals, direct drive wheelbases, and cockpits. Pits are included. The third round of the 2024 F1 Sim Racing Championship will take place on May 7.

The ClubSport Racing Wheel F1 is the latest officially licensed F1 hardware package from Fanatec, combining a new F1 steering wheel with a unique blue forged carbon finish with the popular 15Nm ClubSport DD+ wheelbase. Officially licensed by PlayStation for the PS5 and PS4 consoles, this product was developed under the official licensing and approval of Sony Interactive Entertainment.

The iconic 270mm Formula steering wheel features perforated leather grips, magnetic paddle shifters, an OLED display, and a stunning blue fake carbon finish with RGB LEDs. The direct drive wheelbase uses a custom 15Nm servo motor designed in Germany specifically for sim racing, achieving excellent thermal and slew rate performance. The steering wheel and wheelbase combination is complemented with the included QR2 Quick Release system, which ensures precision and flawless transfer of force feedback from the motor to the driver's hands. Excellent detail is achieved with FullForce, Fanatec's new force feedback protocol developed specifically and exclusively for Fanatec Direct Drive.

Fanatec ClubSport Racing Wheel F1

The ClubSport Racing Wheel F1 package supports all modern Fanatec pedals and accessories such as shifters and hand brakes (all sold separately).

Feel Formula 1 precision in every corner with the ClubSport Racing Wheel F1, available now at Fanatec.com for €1299.95.

Formula 1 Chief Commercial Officer Emily Prazer said:
“Over the past six years, our partnership with Fanatec has gone from strength to strength providing our worldwide gaming audience with realistic F1 products that bring the thrill of racing into their homes and bring them to our Grand Prix. Lets compete through onsite activation.”

Fanatec CMO, Belma Nadarevic said:
“We are thrilled to expand our partnership with Formula 1 and become the official provider of F1 sim racing. Formula 1 and Fanatec share the same desire to bring authentic, immersive motorsport experiences to fans everywhere.

“Sim racing is an integral part of modern motorsport, training a new generation of F1 stars, providing a real path from virtual to real-world racing success. With Club Sport Racing Wheel F1, the latest Fanatec Through technologies, we are raising the bar for realism in your home simulator. We want everyone to immerse themselves in the heart-pounding excitement of Formula 1.

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