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Yeah, I would love a game that can really simulate a day at the track. What would you recommend? No nascar please.



Just trying to catch your bluff. Haha, but I get your point. It's a good deal. I'm going to give the guy a call back in a few to let him know I'm going to buy it.

Hey, were'nt the nw overclocker's planning on getting together sometime for a LAN or something?
If you want to a good simulator, you can try out:
Race07
GTR2
And there's one (I forget its name) that's a paid subscription per month

I don't remember the others either honestly, its been so long since I've had a wheel. But there's 2-3 other great simulator games too.

GRiD, DiRT, DiRT2 (and likely any future Codemasters games) are all strong games to play on a wheel set too. They're not "simulators", but they're a mix between arcade and sim. They're my personal favorite.

And yeah, there was something about an upcoming LAN over in the Spokane or Tri Cities area. Not sure where, since I likely won't be able to go now anyway.
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Yeah I think the one your thinking of is iRacing. To me, paying $100 a year for a game and still having to shell out extra money for different cars and tracks is like a punch in the face and asking for another. I'll check out the other games you recommended though.

I called the guy and left him a text message but he hasnt gotten back to me
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Yeah I think the one your thinking of is iRacing. To me, paying $100 a year for a game and still having to shell out extra money for different cars and tracks is like a punch in the face and asking for another. I'll check out the other games you recommended though.

I called the guy and left him a text message but he hasnt gotten back to me
Aww boo!!!!

If you made a thread specifically asking about good racing simulators, there's a ton of people that have some solid suggestions. I just don't remember them all off the top of my head. But I love the Codemasters games personally, even though they're not a perfect sim.
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