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The ultimate motion platform bundle for your racing cockpit
The Motion Platform V3 and the Traction Plus platform stand out as two of the most realistic and immersive consumer-based motion simulation platforms on the market today.
Crafted by world leading, European motion engineers and backed by a two year warranty the combination of the Motion Platform V3 and Traction Plus platforms accurately recreates the g-force and haptic sensations you’d feel in the cockpit of a real-life race car (or plane).
This is the only motion system of it’s kind in Australia and is full plug and play. The onboard platform manager software is compatible with dozens and dozens of the most popular titles such as iRacing, Assetto Corsa, Automobilista, Dirt Rally and many, many more. New sim games are added regularly by in-house developers.
If you’re looking for a reliable and easy-to-maintain racing or flight motion set-up for your home or office – you’ve found it.
There’s plenty more to show you when it comes to the Next Level Racing motion bundle. First, let’s cover off all the awesome features included with your purchase.
Motion Platform V3
- Moves incredibly fast for ultimate immersion
- Feel the G-forces as if on a track in a real race car
- World's most compact design fits your existing rig
- VR motion compensation built in to the platform
- Market leading design, engineering, quality and performance
- Built-In power source including active PFC function to protect from short circuit, overload, overvoltage & overheating
- 2 year consumer warranty and 1 year commercial warranty
- Passive and active cooling system with adaptive fan speed control to ensure flawless performance
- Professional yet simple to use Next Level Racing Platform Manager software compatible with all major racing and flight titles
- VR headset compatible with VR headway technology built into Platform Manager software
Traction Plus Platform
- Moves the whole simulator cockpit
- Provides realistic vehicle feeback with precision
- Sway, surge, roll, pitch, traction loss drifting & more
- Developed & engineered for simulation
- Over 4 years of product development, featuring more than 2000 components
- Highest quality European manufacturing
- VR compatibility for personal and commercial use
- Used by professional drivers, race teams and training institutions
- Supported by the Next Level Racing Platform Manager software
- Combines with the V3 Motion Platform to provide sway, surge, roll, pitch, understeer, oversteer, powerslides/drifting, partial heave, vehicle and road effects as well as shunting
Here’s everything you need to know about the Next Level Racing motion platform bundle…
Get ready for the most exciting and immersive simulation experience EVER
The combination of the Motion Platform V3 and Traction Plus hands you one of the most realistic, immersive and downright can’t-wipe-the-smile-off-your-face simulation experiences around.
The Motion Platform V3 moves the seat of your cockpit, while the Traction Plus moves and shifts your entire cockpit. You’ll feel sway, surge, roll, pitch, understeer and front traction loss (critical feature usually only experience in 6dof motion platforms), oversteer and rear traction loss, power slides and drifting and partial heave.
Plus, you’ll also feel vehicle and road effects such as road surface, bumps, wheel lock/spin, gear changes etc and shunting effects (to feel side impact contact from opponents/wall). There are few consumer-based motion set-ups that can provide this type of fidelity and g-forces. You’re going to love these motion platforms every time you take a seat.
This type of simulation technology is usually only ever seen in professional Formula 1 racing teams with budgets in the hundreds of millions of dollars.
Let’s cover off more details on both motion platforms in this bundle now…
The Motion Platform V3 is a European made, professional platform designed in collaboration with world leading commercial motion engineers
It’s the ONLY platform of its kind in Australia and is specifically designed to move the sear of your racing or flight cockpit like some of the most advanced, high-end motion simulators out there including products from CXC Simulations.
The Motion Platform V3 boasts fast, yet smooth realistic movements using professional motion cueing profiles and software engine. Using true in-game feedback and realistic vehicle telemetry information, you’ll feel road bumps, road texture, vibrations, gear changes, collisions, horizontal rubs and more. The end result is that you’ll feel the same g-forces you would in a REAL race car.
That’s why Darin Gangi from Inside Sim Racing LOVES the Motion Platform V3. He says: “It really enhances the experience… Live for Speed, it felt fricking great. iRacing, it felt great. F1 2015, I loved it!”
Lee Mather from Codemasters was blown away by the quality of the Motion Platform: “I can’t get over the quality of the kit, especially when you consider the price point. That’s a seriously accessible consumer unit.”
The Traction Plus platform hands you super-realistic racing motion that will give you goose bumps
The Traction Plus Motion Platform, in combination with the Motion Platform V3 moves your whole cockpit and delivers both understeer and oversteer in the most realistic and precise way possible.
Based on feedback from professional drivers during product development, the understeer component of a motion platform which is usually only found in 6DOF systems is absolutely critical in accurately and precisely simulating the vehicle.
Feeling both understeer and oversteer the platform can be used effectively for driver/racer training particularly for cornering and rally. You actually FEEL what is happening with both rear and front of the vehicle.
Even the differences between rear wheel drive, front wheel drive and all-wheel drive vehicles can be felt with the precise feedback delivered through the Traction Plus platform.
Combined with the Motion Platform V3, you've got a supremely accurate vehicle feedback system for front wheel lock up meaning you will feel vibration as well as the front of the vehicle sliding out of a corner when too much brake pressure is applied. (also applicable for rear wheel lock up depending on vehicle bias)
The Traction Plus combined with the Next Level Racing Motion Platform V3 provides incredible levels of vehicle feedback to the driver to feel exactly what the vehicle is doing by precisely delivering:
- Understeer and front traction loss – (critical feature usually only experienced in 6DOF motion platforms)
- Oversteer and rear traction loss
- Power slides and drifting
- Partial heave
- Vehicle and road effects such as road surface, bumps, wheel lock/spin, gear changes and more
- Shunting effects (to feel side impact contact from opponents/wall)
Incredible, life-like flight simulation that's as close to the real thing as you'll ever get
As with the Motion Platform V3 that has been used by professional aviators including: airline, private, military, and flight training institutions and universities, the Traction Plus Platform can add further realism by allowing the pilot to experience the flight characteristics of the aircraft more realistically.
The Pitch and Roll axis simulation from the Motion Platform V3 is augmented with the Traction Plus to provide the third axis of Yaw to generate an incredibly genuine sensation of flight.
The simulator also replicates the motions of landing gear operation, combat/cannon fire, ground movement, turbulence, and crosswind effects. It can be paired with augmented reality/VR units to create an unparalleled level of realism.
Smoother rudder operation can be trained effectively with the combination of yaw and pivot.
Whether it be for fun, training, or for professional development, the Traction Plus will surely be an important instrument for any aviators journey.
Unparalleled innovation & technology
The design, engineering and technology of the Traction Plus and Motion Platform V3 are completely groundbreaking.
Both platforms are designed and manufactured completely in Europe and powered by MotionSystems, the Traction Plus platform is a world class product.
Also keeping the home user in mind, painstaking engineering has been performed to not only set a benchmark in performance but also make sure both platforms are quiet and retain a small footprint.
Developed and engineered purely for simulation
The Traction Plus & Motion Platform V3 have been designed, engineered and manufactured to give the most realistic, immersive and accurate simulation experience and deliver a new benchmark in motion simulation experience.
These are not toys. These are products designed, engineered and manufactured from ground up purely for advanced simulation and professional applications to precisely deliver feedback to the driver or pilot.
Easy & fast assembly – direct bolt-on to the Next Level Racing GTtrack and F-GT Elite racing & flight cockpits
The Motion Platform V3 and the Traction Plus are designed for almost anyone to assemble. Both platforms bolt directly onto the Next Level Racing GTtrack and F-GT Elite racing/flight cockpits.
With some DIY you can bolt both platforms onto almost any cockpit. Both platforms included super-detailed assembly instructions, making the set-up easy for anyone including beginners.
Click & play platform manager software
Both platforms use the click and play Next Level Racing Platform Manager software.
This software uses telemetry data to give the most realistic and accurate profile cues. This is professional grade software developed by world leading motion engineers ensuring absolute precision in delivering feedback from the game, without lag, in real time.
Whilst being professional software it’s designed to be used by even a novice with simple to use dashboard to start your game and being able to change all settings at a click of a button.
For those users that like to get more hands on, you can customise settings for each profile.
Dozens of racing and flight titles are supported including all your favourites like iRacing and Microsoft Flight Simulator. New titles are added regularly. See specifications below for a full list of compatible sim titles.
Superior reliability and dedicated customer support
The Next Level Racing motion platforms have been produced using world class motion engineers and manufactured with premium technology and components to give you not only a world class product but one that is reliable and built to perform.
Our support team offers dedicated support for both platforms – even after your warranty has ended. You can expect outstanding customer service, reliability and constant software updates.
Motion Platform V3
Power Source : 110-240VAC 50-60HZ
Max Power Consumption : 350W
Max User Weight : 130 Kg
Ambient Temperatures : -20° to +60°C
Full Performance Temperatures : +5°C to +35°C
Direct bolt on to all Next Level GTultimate and Flight Simulators. (Designed to easily adapt to other cockpits)
Product Weight – 25 kg or 55 lbs
Boxed Dimensions – 52 x 49 x 26 cm or 21” x 19” x 10”
Boxed Weight – 28 kg or 62 lbs
Part Number NLR-M001V3
Traction Plus Platform
Power Source : 4A/115VAC, 2A/230VAC
Rated Power : 321W
Protection Class : I
Max Payload : 235Kg or 518lbs
Ambient Temperatures: -20° to +60°C
Full Performance Temperatures : +5°C to +35°C
Direct bolt on to all Next Level Racing® GTtrack & Flight Simulator Pro cockpits
Product Weight – 108kg or 238lbs
Product Dimensions – 112 x 165 x 13 cm or 44 x 65 x 5 inches
Boxed Dimensions – Box 1 & 3: 115 x 54.5 x 14 cm or 45 x 21.45 x 5.5 inches
Box 2: 68x 50 x 22.5 cm or 26 x 19 x 8.8 inches
Box 1: 46kg or 101lbs
Box 2: 26kg or 57lbs
Box 3: 46kg or 101lbs
Part Numbers – NLR-T001A, NLR-T001B, NLR-T001C
Led lights with customisable effects and colours
The Next Level Racing Motion Platform Manager Software is basically compatible with all major racing and flight titles on PC. The software is continuously updated with new compatible titles as they hit the market and our list of compatible games will continue growing.
American Truck Simulator
Copa Petrobras de Marcas
DiRT Rally VR
Euro Truck Simulator 2
Formula Truck 2013
Game Stock Car 2012
Game Stock Car Extreme 2013
Kart Racing Pro (PiBoSo)
Live For Speed
MX Bikes (PiBoSo)
RaceRoom Racing Experience
Richard Burns Rally
World Racing Series (PiBoSo)
WRC 4 (not all versions are supported, the one from Steam works)
DCS World 1.x
DCS World 2.x OpenAlpha
Falcon 4.0 BMS
Flight Simulator X (also Steam edition)
IL2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover (from Steam)
Warthunder (only airplanes)
Nolimits 2 Roller Coaster Simulator 184.108.40.206+
Titles By SDK
Native x86 and x64 Windows applications
*Please note Next Level Racing Platform Manager Software also includes “direct input controller” feature meaning it can read movements from your joystick or flight yoke and control the platform simultaneously giving you virtually compatibility with every title such as Elite Dangerous, Star Citizen etc.
Next Level Racing V3 Motion Platform
Next Level Racing Traction Plus Motion Platform
Next Level Racing Platform Manager software download
USB and AU power cables including ferrite core
All nuts, bolts and accessories required for assembly
The Next Level Racing motion simulator platforms are backed by a two year consumer warranty and one year commercial warranty. This warranty covers you against manufacturer defects.
If for some reason the platforms don’t work as expected, simply contact us and we'll either repair under warranty...or we may be able to offer a refund/exchange. Again, if for some reason your Next Level Racing motion platforms don’t work as expected, contact us right away and we'll sort out any issues ASAP.
You might have some questions about shipping times and costs. So, let’s cover some of those questions for you here…
How long will it take for my order to arrive?
We’ve partnered with Australia’s fastest couriers to make sure you get your order FAST.
99% of our orders are shipped within one business day. That means if you order on a Monday, we’ll usually ship same day or the next business day (Tuesday).
Your order will usually arrive in 3 to 5 business days. Of course, this depends on where you’re located. If you live in a metro area, you can expect your order to arrive within 3 days.
If you live outside a metro area, you order will usually take a little longer to arrive. We recommend you allow 5 business days for your order to arrive.
The moment your order is on the way, we’ll send you tracking details via email. That means you’ll be able to keep an eye on your order and see where it is at any point in time.
Of course, if you have any questions or queries in relation to your order, simply email us, call (03) 9000 0545 or open the live chat function. We’ll help you in any way we can.
How much is shipping?
Shipping costs depend on item weight and shipping destination. We’ll do everything we can to ensure you receive the best shipping rates available.
Shipping is calculated in checkout. Simply fill in your address details and our shipping calculator will show the final shipping cost.
A lot of items we sell include free shipping. If an item is labelled free shipping, you won’t pay a single cent for shipping.
What if I’m not home when my order arrives?
No stress. If you’re not home, our couriers will drop your order off at the nearest depot or post office.
Contact details will be left at your door or in your mailbox so you can organise redelivery.
Hey what gives, it’s been more than a week and my order hasn’t arrived. Where is it?
No worries. The first thing we recommend you do is check your tracking details. It may just be that your order was held up a little.
If your tracking details don’t shed any light on where your order is, contact us on (03) 9000 0545 and we’ll help work out where your order is.
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