Xbox One Racing Accessories Unveiled

By Andrew Ogley, 3 years ago
Fans looking forward to the release of Forza Motorsport 5 on Xbox One launch day might have been wondering about how they could best enjoy the new racing title. Well, rest easy, as Major Nelson has been chatting with Branden Powell from the Xbox One partner development team about some of the new racing hardware that will be available.

In the clip, Powell introduces two new steering wheels and pedals from manufacturers Thrustmaster and Mad Catz. He also explains how force feedback will be improved in the new system, and how controller pairing will work. Along with the wheels, there was also the briefest of introductions to the new Polk N1 Soundbar that has been developed in collaboration with Turn 10 Studios to enhance the Forza audio experience further.

Finally, throughout the interview, we get to see more gameplay from the stunning looking Forza Motorsport 5.



Details of the availability and pricing for the new hardware has yet to be announced. However, Forza Motorsport 5 remains a launch day release for the new Xbox One console.
Andrew Ogley
Written by Andrew Ogley
Andrew has been writing for TA since 2011 covering news, reviews and the occasional editorials and features. One of the grumpy old men of the team, his mid-life crisis has currently manifested itself in the form of an addiction to sim-racing - not being able to afford the real life car of his dreams. When not spending hours burning simulated rubber, he still likes to run around, shoot stuff and blow things up - in the virtual world only of course.