Using a controller just isn't enough when you want to truly feel like you're zipping through a racetrack while playing your favourite racing game! So, with that in mind, check out these racing wheels for the PlayStation 4!
Playing racing games on your PlayStation 4 will never be the same once you feel a racing wheel. These peripherals offer players a level of immersion in a racing game that a controller just can't match. You are virtually driving your race car in the game by using a physical wheel, stomping on the accelerator and brake pedals and switching gears in real time. If you want to get the best experience playing titles like Dakar 18, WRC 7, Gran Turisimo and more, here are some racing wheels that you should consider adding to your list of PS4 gaming accessories.
The Thrustmaster T150 PRO gives you force feedback that the brand claims is powerful enough to simulate real-world conditions. This should make it ideal for people who love shredding rubber. With 360-degree wheel rotation, you should be able to enjoy a high level of control while gaming. The wheel is also designed to be as realistic as possible, both in terms of size and heft, and this should add to the sense that you’re actually driving. The controllers come with 100% metal paddle shifters. One of the features that make this controller unique is the Silent Belt-Pulley System that channels sound from the motor while you drive.
The Logitech G29 Driving Force Racing Wheel offers a dash of style thanks to the premium leather stitching on the wheel. The wheel is made of anodised aluminum, which should give you an idea of the premium finish you can expect this to have. The wheel also has shifter pedals to help you change the gears of your virtual car and the pedal faces are made of brushed stainless steel. The racing wheel comes with 900 degree rotation from lock-to-lock, hall-effect steering sensors, dual-motor force feedback and an overheat safeguard to give you the ideal driving experience.
The HORI Racing Wheel Apex is certified by Sony, which means that it’s ideal for those who use the PlayStation consoles. This wheel is compatible with PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and most PCs. The wheels have a 270-degree turn radius, which should be able to accommodate those sudden sharp turns decently. These wheels are ideal for players with different needs; it lets you assign functions to all buttons, pedals, and paddles, as per your requirements. Finally, it also has a textured rubberised grip that should offer you greater control and comfort, even with long hours of playing.
The Thrustmaster Sparco P310 MOD Wheel is equipped with nine different action buttons that are easy to access, two metal paddle shifters for greater control and one D-pad with a push button. The brand claims that this wheel has been designed for all GT competitions, and its double-flat design makes it ideal for the same. This wheel has two metal sequential paddles sized at 5.1-inch. It also has suede wheel grips for a premium finish and comfort. Finally, note that this is compatible with PS4, Xbox One and PCs, making it perfect for players who have different gaming systems.
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