E3 2011: Wireless Speed Wheel

By DavieMarshall, 5 years ago
E3 has been chock full of software announcements, but new hardware has been hard to come by. However, there is one item out there which fits the bill!

Say hello to the racing gamers new friend, the Wireless Speed Wheel.

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The Press Release gives us some more details on the make up of the controller and the kind of functionality we can expect.

the Wireless Speed Wheel is completely wireless and controlled intuitively with precise steering, standard controller buttons/triggers, and haptic feedback with rumble. The device is compatible with all racing games right out of the box. With trigger buttons for gas and brake, combined with a rumble feedback, the Xbox 360 Wireless Speed Wheel provides intuitive standard controller buttons that immerse the driver into the game, whether you like to white knuckle it down the race track with your hands at “10 and 2” or “9 and 3.
The Press Release does however note that some games may have 'limited functionality' in some titles. If you're interested in picking one of these up, the Xbox 360 Wireless Speed Wheel will be releasing later in early October this year for $59.99 (US). No word on EU pricing at the moment.
Credit for this story goes to BSimmons4Prez