Thrustmaster TS-PC Racer Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition racing wheel and pedals…for a truly immersive racing experience
Now THIS is one drop-dead gorgeous racing wheel.
You’re going to love it (seriously). Officially licensed by Ferrari, the TS-PC Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition racing wheel will take you racing skills to a whole new level.
You’re looking at a premium racing wheel that provides such a realistic, immersive racing experience. One go and you’ll wonder why you didn’t buy one earlier.
Look at all the goodies packed inside this wheel…
First up, it’s a 9:10 (32cm) scale replica of the wheel from the REAL Ferrari 488 challenge sports car. It’s your own little piece of Ferrari prestige.
It looks exactly like the real thing. The entire circumference of the wheel is covered in hand stitched Alcantara material, imported direct from Italy. The same material used on genuine Ferrari racing wheels. How awesome is that?
The TS-PC Ferrari Edition also features a face plate and dual, 14cm sequential paddle shifters crafted from anodized black metal. The wheel also includes a built-in LED tachometer with 15 LEDs, so you can always shift gears at just the right time.
The TS-PC Ferrari Edition also features Thrustmasters’ famous 40-watt force feedback servomotor for realistic and immersive force feedback sensations, F1 style open racing wheel with suede leather grips, embedded motor cooling system and external turbocharger styled power supply, the TS-PC is the ultimate racing wheel for PC racers.
The TS-PC racing wheel features 16-bit resolution and 65,536 values on the steering wheel axis. This basically means the TS-PC is incredibly precise and accurately replicates even the smallest movement on screen.
More details below. Here’s all the awesome features packed into the Thrustmaster TS-PC Racer Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition racing wheel…
- 32cm diameter, fully detachable racing wheel covered in the same hand stitched Alcantara material from real Ferrari sports cars
- Brushless, industrial class force feedback servomotor (rated at 40-watts) delivers immersive in-game sensations. You’ll feel every bump, tyre slip and terrain change
- Dual 14cm metal paddle shifters deliver lightning-quick gear shifts
- Extremely precise in-game movement thanks to 16-bit resolution optical reading and 65,536 axis values. From the smallest wheel flick to long sweeping bends the TS-PC Ferrari Edition replicates every movement on screen
- Steering wheel rotation angle adjustable from 270° to 1080° means you can race in any car with unrivalled realism
- Mixed belt-pulley and gears system provides a smoother, more fluid and quiet racing wheel movement
- Compatible with PC ONLY
- Versatile clamp system is compatible with pretty much any desk or table
- Internal memory and upgradeable firmware so your steering wheel is always up-to-date with the latest game titles
- Metal ball-bearing axle for maximum sturdiness and robustness
- Quick release system so you can easily and quickly remove the wheel
- 6 buttons for easy access to navigation menus and extra control over progressive settings
- 1 rotary selector with 3 positions and push function for extra real-time responsiveness while racing
- Embedded motor cooling system keeps the servomotor running at an optimum temperature and kills overheating
- External turbocharger-styled (toroidal shaped) power supply
Here’s everything you need to know about the TS-PC Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition racing wheel…
The ultimate racing wheel for PC sim racing enthusiasts. You won’t find a better, more advanced racing wheel for the money
The Thrustmaster TS-PC Ferrari 488 is a top-of-the-line racing wheel for PC sim racers. And we mean it when we say you won’t find a better, more advanced racing wheel for the money.
The 32cm diameter wheel is officially licensed by Ferrari and is a 9:10 replica of the steering wheel from the real 488 challenge sports car.
Dual, 14cm brushed aluminium paddle shifters provide lightning-fast gear shifts.
There are 6 action buttons to navigate in-game menus and settings. Plus, you’ve got a rotary selector with 3 positions and a push function for extra, real-time responsiveness while racing.
Powerful, industrial-class force feedback brushless motor. Feel every bump, crash and tyre-slip
Thanks to Thrustmasters’ immersive force feedback technology, you’ll feel every bump, crash, brake push and tyre slip as you race.
This ultra-realistic, in-game racing sensations are fed by the industrial-class, brushless servomotor.
The servomotor is made up of a mixture of belt-pulley’s and gears for a silky-smooth, fluid and quiet steering wheel motion.
Ultra-precise steering wheel movement thanks to Thrustmasters’ exclusive H.E.A.R.T. (HallEffect AccuRate Technology®) system. You’ll never want to use a gamepad again!
Exclusive to Thrustmaster, H.E.A.R.T is state-of-the-art, contactless magnetic sensor technology.
This system removes all friction from the internal motor of the TS-PC Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition racing wheel and increases wheel movement precision and longevity.
The wheel also features an adjustable rotation angle between 270 and 1080 degrees. That means you can spin the wheel a full 3 times before it locks.
That’s not all. The TS-PC Ferrari 488 racing wheel also features an optical reading with 16-bit resolution and 65,536 values on the wheel’s steering axis.
This basically means that the in-game movement of the wheel is incredibly precise…from the smallest wheel flick to long sweeping bends, the TS-PC Ferrari racing wheel realistically replicates your movements on screen. You can race in any racing game…and in any car with unrivalled realism.
Awesome-looking, turbocharger (toroidal) style external power supply unit (rated at 400 watts)
You’ll love this.
The TS-PC Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition racing wheel comes packed with a Thrustmaster turbocharger-style, external power supply (rated at 400 watts).
It looks like a real-life turbocharger. It’s custom designed to deliver constant (and when needed) peak power to instantly respond to your favourite racing game in real time.
Embedded motor cooling system keeps the TS-PC Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition running nice and cooling all day long
Thrustmasters’ embedded motor cooling system ensures the servomotor never overheats and always runs optimally all the time.
That means you can race all day long and this wheel won't miss a beat.
Fully compatible on PC and with all Thrustmater pedal sets, shifters and handbrake
The Thrustmaster TS-PC Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition racing wheel is 100% compatible with all major racing titles on PC (Windows).
It’s also compatible with Thrustmaster add-on components like pedal sets (T3PA and T3PA Pro), shifters (TH8A & TSS) and handbrakes (TSS). Plus, all detachable T-series wheels.
Built-in, 15 LED digital tachometer. See when you’re about to redline – just like a real race car
Keep your eye on your RPM with the built-in, 15 LED digital tachometer.
It looks exactly like the tachometer used in real race and rally cars so you can time your gear shifts perfectly.
Covered in hand-stitched Alcantara material – imported direct from Italy
That’s right, the TS-PC 488 Ferrari Challenge Edition racing wheel is covered in premium, soft and hardwearing Alcantara material.
It’s the exact same material used in the real Ferrari 488 sports cars and it’s imported direct from Italy. It’s like your very own piece of Ferrari prestige.
So, what are you waiting for? Grab your Thrustmaster TS-PC Racer Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition racing wheel now for just $1,199.
Model number: TM-2960799
Manufacturer warranty: 2 years
Compatible with PC ONLY
What’s In The Box?
1x Thrustmaster TS-PC Racer Ferrari 488 Challenge Edition force feedback racing wheel
1x TS-PC racing wheel power supply
1x TS-PC clamp system
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If for some reason your item doesn't work as expected, simply contact us and we'll either repair your item under warranty...or we may be able to offer a refund/exchange.
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