24/10/2020

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New Aston Martin AMR-C01 sim racing rig revealed

Aston Martin has moved into the environment of digital racing with the AMR-C01: a carbon...

Aston Martin has moved into the environment of digital racing with the AMR-C01: a carbon fibre-bodied sim racing rig, intended for casual sim racers and authentic racers hunting to hold sharp in between gatherings.

The hand-crafted shell is designed by Aston Martin, and mimics the nose of the brand’s authentic-environment street and race autos, bearing the legendary grille structure to the front. A selection of colours, modelled on Aston’s different motorsport liveries, are made available. The carbon monocoque presents a rigid construction, which should enable the rig to keep on being secure at the palms of even the most ham-fisted motorists.

The reclined driving situation of the slimy padded carbon-shelled race seat matches the driving situation of the Valkyrie supercar, even though the AMR-C01’s pedal box is electrically adjustable. The F1-style multifunction steering wheel characteristics a display to show lap and split times, moreover gear and rev indicators.

Drivers get a vast angle of the street in advance many thanks to a Samsung forty nine-inch curved LED show, even though the rig operates on Assetto Corsa.

The rig is a final result of a collaboration in between Aston Martin and Curv Racing Simulators: a new sim-racing enterprise set up by Aston Martin Performs driver Darren Turner.“The AMR-C01 is all about the love of racing.” Turner claimed. “We’ve established a residence simulator with incredible immersion that gives consumers the chance to have a excellent time racing in the digital environment, from the convenience of their possess residence.”

The AMR-C01 is accessible to get now, priced at £57,five hundred moreover taxes. The generation run is limited to just 150, with deliveries owing to start out in late 2020.

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