Formula Series 2021 is the name of the exciting new esports competition on rFactor 2. Here is all the information we know about Formula Pro and Formula Challenge. Photo credit: Studio 397 Studio 397, the developers behind rFactor 2, have ...

Motorsport Games is buying expertise around the scene, suggesting they might be planning something big. Photo credit: OverTake When it comes to racing game publishers, Codemasters and Milestone are among the big names. But they might get a very strong ...

The Dane surprisingly wins the championship, edging out favourite Erhan Jajovski in the final race of the season. Photo credit: Dragon / Penske Autosport Twitter Frede Rasmussen is the drivers’ champion of the Formula E: Accelerate Series in rFactor2. The ...

rFactor 2 adds the home of Formula E to its track roster: the Diriyah E-Prix is available now. Photo credit: rFactor 2 Game developer Studio397 is releasing the infamous Diriyah E-Prix Circuit for rFactor 2. As home of the very ...

Industry giant Motorsport Games announces the addition of rFactor 2 franchise and developer to its lineup. Photo credit: rFactor 2 on Steam Racing game publisher and Nasdaq-trader Motorsport Games announced on March 3 the acquisition of rFactor 2 developer Studio397 ...

Settings make perfect – our tutorial teaches you how to fine-tune rFactor 2 into the ideal racing sim. Photo credit: rFactor 2 on Steam As great a racing game as it may be: rFactor 2 can be a tricky simulation ...

The rFactor 2 elite has shown up at the inaugural Formula E: Accelerate event. Photo Credit: studio-397/Formula E The first round of the Formula E: Accelerate 2021 series took place on January 28. The return of the Formula E series ...

The biggest parts of the patch include a more immersive lighting system, new clouds and a fair few bug fixes. Photo credit: rFactor 2 A new patch dropped for Studio 397’s racing sim rFactor 2 on January 18. This update ...

Formula E is once more stepping up its esports racing game. Here’s a brief guide on what to expect from the new Formula E: Accelerate series on rFactor 2. Photo credit: Studio 397 Formula E announced a new esports competition ...

Formula E enters esports with a new championship and a big prize pool of $100,000. Photo credit: Studio 397 The ABB FIA Formula E World Championship is the leading organization of electric car racing in the world. After their esports ...

Test your racing skills with the ultimate challenge: master Eau Rouge in rFactor 2. Photo credit: Studio 397 The racing simulation rFactor 2 adds another traditional circuit to their portfolio: the laser-scanned Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps is now available in-game, as ...

Romain Grosjean participates in the World eX Championship, a tournament with a focus on electric cars and prototypes to raise awareness of climate change. Photo credit: imago images / HochZwei “It’s time for a new era in sim racing”: The ...

rFactor 2

rFactor 2 is the most recent approach at sim racing of developer Studio 397. With a variety of tracks and cars, the game wants to cater to the hardcore sim racing audience. Some of the key features of rFactor 2 include specific tyre setups and realistic track evolution over a race. This system is called “Real-Road” and simulates racing lines on the circuit as the laps go on.

With many things distinguishing rFactor 2 from its competitors it is a great alternative to other hardcore sims like iRacing or ACC.

Scores reflect the ratings for the PC version on metacritic.