It’s Ok to Be Jealous of This $25,000 VR Racing Rig, We Are Too


What do you do when you want to push VR racing simulation to the limit of immersion? This.

Played with just a headset and a controller, Dirt Rally in VR is a pretty awesome experience. But if you veer off of down the path of Sim Racing at the corner where it intersects with VR, you’ll end up being able to push the envelope significantly further with the help of some accessories. And while a racing wheel is a great starting point for immersion, if money is no object, there’s plenty to spend it on.

Four Kits to Get Into VR Sim Racing on Any Budget

YouTube user machkun1 posted a video this week (heading this article) showing what it looks like to race Dirt Rally VR with a top notch system consisting of the following:

You can find the same user with a similar rig playing Eve: Valkyrie (2016). In this video you can hear how load the motion simulator actually is, in which case we’d definitely recommend the use of the noise-blocking Oculus Rift earphones.

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  • Graham J ⭐️

    And I thought my Vive, 4k monitor and G27 was the bomb…

  • Guygasm

    The wheel and shifter/brake not moving along with the chair seems like it would be odd.

    • Kimmedim

      Why? It’s perfect!

    • bob

      it is

  • sntxrrr

    Most of the hardware is pretty affordable if you buy less high-end stuff (wheel, pedals) but it is very unfortunate that a motion platform costs so much.

  • blue5peed

    Costs more than my car lol

  • NooYawker

    It’s pretty ridiculous car controls are this expensive. Just the steering wheels and pedals are closing in on 4 grand.

    • Tyler Soward

      Maybe just buy a car LOL

  • Mose

    This is more my speed:

  • Craig Hyde

    I would not be jealous, my rig performs much better than this but cost me a tenth of the price.

    • benz145

      Please share!

      • Craig Hyde

        This is one video but there are plenty more on my channel and a link to my build thread in the info :)

  • I can break these cuffs

    I’m actually jealous that someone managed to rip off someone by that much while the owner still seems to have no idea.

    • Carmen In Parts

      Yeah really, They make these things out of reach for the avaerage cunsumer. If they made it slightly cheaper ,more people will buy it.
      Cant see spending more than a real car unless Im weathly and money isnt an object.

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