Does a Force Feedback Racing Wheel Make You Faster?

Is it true what they say? Does a Force Feedback Racing Wheel make you faster at sim racing video games? Well I just got my first wheel in a long time – and first ever with FFB, a Thrustmaster TX Ferrari 458 Italia Edition, originally for Xbox One but just as at home on my Xbox Series X, so I set out to find out. I set a lap in F1 2021 with my favourite car (The McLaren MCL35M) at my favourite track (Albert Park in Melbourne, Australia) with a standard Xbox Series Gamepad and then set about trying to match or beat that time with the Thrustmaster.
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Weekly Vlog: February 8-14, 2021

In this week’s Vlog, inclement weather and below-freezing temperatures put paid to my plans to get out and shoot while taking walks outside, so instead I played some video games! Featuring my thoughts on brand new PS5 Exclusive available through PSPlus Destruction AllStars, first impressions on Control Ultimate Edition, early experience with Destiny 2’s Season of the Chosen and some brief thoughts on F1 2020.
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