We tell you everything you need to know about Logitech’s first direct drive wheelbase – the Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel.
It’s been a long time to come, but Logitech has finally moved on from gear-based force feedback and fully adopted direct drive technology, thanks to the Logitech G Pro wheelbase.
Officially endorsed by Lando Norris of the McLaren Formula 1 team, the new wheel was revealed today (21 September 2022) during the Logie Play livestream event. The Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel was officially unveiled along with the Logitech G Pro Racing Pedals from the Swiss company.
Other sim racing peripherals and hardware were also announced, including Logitech’s collaboration with Placeit – the Placeit Trophy Logitech G Edition – and the Logitech G Astro A30 Wireless Gaming Headset.
Is the Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel Direct Drive?
Yes, the Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel is Logitech’s first direct drive wheelbase, replacing G923 As the company’s flagship steering wheel model.
How much force does a Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel generate?
The Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel can produce 11Nm (Newton Meter) of torque. This compares to the 8Nm produced by Fanatec’s entry-level direct drive wheel, the CSL DD (with boost kit).
Is the Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel compatible with PlayStation/Xbox/PC?
Yes, the Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel will be compatible with PC (Windows 10), PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One consoles, with special standalone PlayStation and Xbox versions (both will be PC-compatible)
Key Features of Logitech G Pro Racing Wheels
Using Logitech’s proprietary TRUEFORCE technology, the Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel features a detachable wheel rim with a quick release system, which includes magnetic paddle shifters and two additional analog clutch pedals. These can be re-mapped as accelerator and brake controls, making the G PRO Racing Wheel Logitech’s most inclusive wheelbase to date.
It’s possible to change settings like force feedback and steering wheel rotation on the Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel wheelbase on-the-fly, thanks to a central OLED display, with the included desk clamp catering for gamers looking to upgrade to a sim racing cockpit is included. ,
What is the release date of the Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel?
Logitech intends to begin shipping its Logitech G Pro racing wheel by the end of September 2022.
How much is a Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel?
The Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel will retail for £849/1099€/$999.
What are Logitech G Pro Racing Pedal?
The Logitech G Pro Racing Pedal was announced at the same time as the Logitech G Pro Racing Wheel, and for the first time for the business, ships with load cell brake pedals by default.
Players can customize the layout of the pedal set using the supplied Allen key by sliding the pedals horizontally on the pedal base and/or adjusting the pedal faceplate to encourage more heel and toe shifting.
A set of firmer springs and elastomers are also provided to help cater for those sim racers who prefer a firmer pedal feel. Potentiometers are no longer used for clutches and accelerators, now more efficient magnetic Hall effect sensors have been installed.
The Logitech G Pro Racing Paddle will be compatible with PlayStation, Xbox and PC (Windows 10).
What is the release date of Logitech G Pro Racing Pedals?
Logitech G Pro Racing pedals will start shipping before the end of September 2022.
How Much Are Logitech G Pro Racing Pedals?
Logitech G Pro Racing Pedal is available for purchase for £299/349€/$349.