For years, G-Performance has been providing expert advice to customers on the best components for sim racing. Based on our most frequently recommended products and customer purchase data, we have created combinations of the most sought-after components for new sim builds.
Heusinkveld Sim Pedals Ultimate+
The Ultimate+ sim racing pedals from Heusinkveld Engineering are a must-have for serious sim racers. They offer the best in pedal technology, providing a truly immersive and authentic racing experience. These pedals have undergone significant upgrades from their predecessors, the Ultimate pedals, and now feature custom hydraulic dampers, smart control configurability, improved sensor mounts, added slide bearings, and bespoke brake springs for a smooth and responsive operation.
Crafted from high-quality materials using advanced engineering techniques like CAD, FEA, and CNC precision laser cutting, these pedals boast a beautiful design and feel. They feature load cells for accurate linear output, hydraulic dampers to mimic real race car pedals, adjustable pedal travel, and soft pedal end stops for a quiet and comfortable experience.
The throttle pedal has a 1-way hydraulic damper that smoothens throttle application, while the brake pedal has a dual stage braking system with adjustable resistance. The brake pedal offers a maximum force of 140kg, providing the driver with an opportunity to improve their braking ability through muscle memory. The clutch pedal also has adjustable travel and pre-load.
Cube Controls Formula CSX 3
Experience the ultimate in racing simulation hardware with the Cube Controls CSX3, a sim steering wheel that represents many customer driven iterations of their flasgship CS series sim steering wheel. This top-tier wheel comes equipped with all the features you’d expect and a game-changing touchscreen display system for unlimited control and assignability options.
Thanks to the new SimHub integration, the CSX3 offers customizable dashboard layouts and RGB LED-backed buttons and dials. All buttons, rotaries, and LEDs (including the rpm indictor) are compatible with SimHub via a dedicated in-house developed plugin.
The CSX3 boasts improved button guards and a better elastomer grip, making it an ideal all-rounder. Use this wheel for endurance, formula, LM class, or GT racing! The wheel features a well thought through button layout, including 12 momentary buttons, 2 toggle switches, 4 rotary encoders, and 2 thumb rotary encoders. There are also 2 joystick controllers, or “funky switches”, and 4 or 6 paddles on the rear for ultimate assignability.
The CSX3 can be mounted to any quick-release hub with a 70mm PCD fitment via the fitted 3 and 6 bolt universal hub mount. It is compatible with the SQR hub for Simucube 2 Sport, Pro, and Ultimate.
Simucube 2 Pro
The Simucube 2 Pro Direct Drive Wheelbase (R2 version) sets a very high bar for the other sim racing direct drive wheel systems to beat. This top-tier hardware provides incredibly realistic and accurate force feedback through a high-powered brushless motor, reaching a maximum torque of 25Nm for an immersive racing experience. Whether you’re a professional sim racer or just an enthusiast, the Pro delivers lightning-fast response times and allows for customized, precise feedback clarity.
The Simucube 2 Pro provides the best FFB (force feedback) experience in the business, and thanks to TrueDrive Paddock, getting hold of a good setup profile takes seconds.
The Simucube 2 Pro Direct Drive wheelbase (R2) offers the ultimate sim racing experience with its advanced technology and precision components. Featuring robust internal sensors and electronics with high-resolution encoders, it provides unrivaled accuracy and unparalleled feedback. The Pro is housed in a solid, full metal CNC machined case that gives it a premium quality feel. The powerful brushless motor delivers 25Nm of torque at peak, providing realistic and precise force feedback that immerses you in the race. Ideal for both professional sim racers and enthusiasts, the Pro boasts lightning-fast response times and adjustable feedback clarity.
With a 2-year manufacturer’s warranty, the Simucube 2 Pro Direct Drive System R2 is the best in class for sim racing force feedback. For more information, read our review of the Simucube 2 Pro here.
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