With Christmas right around the corner, grab yourself a PC and console-compatible steering wheel for some exciting virtual Winter driving.
With Christmas fast approaching, gamers will need some top gear to keep them occupied when they’re inside keeping toasty.
We’ve rounded up some of the best PC and console-compatible steering wheels arriving at a range of prices. Drive a lap of the Nürburgring with these great gaming peripherals.
Logic3 Blue Steering Wheel and Pedals
This wireless steering wheel from the folk over at Logic3 features a 10-inch wheel, vibration feedback for both PC and PS2 and an adjustable steering sensitivity for fine-tuning your drive.
The Logic3 Blue Steering Wheel has been ‘expertly engineered to offer game players a dramatic racing experience’, and the £60 gaming accessory also boasts a realistic gear stick and 10-metre Bluetooth range.
Thrustmaster - Ferrari 458 Italia steering wheel
This wheel from Thrustmaster features a genuine Manettino dial and is a replica of the wheel on the Ferrari 458 Italia, the star vehicle of Forza Motorsport 4.
Rubber, textured cladding helps to improve grip for gamers and is optimised for handling on the Xbox 360. The wheel has a diameter of around 28cm and comes with a set of pedals with ‘realistic resistance’.
Venom Licensed Hurricane Steering Wheel
The officially licensed Hurricane steering wheel is designed especially for PS3 and PS4 to give you ‘the extra edge’ to beat your opponents online.
This next-gen accessory features built-in vibration motors for a life-like driving experience, along with an ergonomic design to provide ‘fatigue-free comfort over long sessions’.
A sensitivity switch on the side of the wheel allows gamers to fine-tune their drive and a set of trusty foot pedals are included in the £66.99 bundle.
TX Racing Wheel Ferrari 458 Italia Edition
At a price of £314, here’s a steering wheel that only the most hardcore racing fanatics should consider grabbing.
This top-quality gaming accessory is a 7:10 scale replica of the Ferrari 458 Italia wheel, arriving with an acceleration pedal, brake pedal and sequential shift pallets. The gadget has been designed exclusively for the Xbox One, delivering ‘unparalleled’ driving sensations.
Trust GXT 27 Force Vibration Steering Wheel
The very reasonably-priced Trust GXT 27 Force Vibration Steering Wheel works with the PC, PlayStation 2 and PlayStation 3, offering realistic racing vibration effects and solid grip in a compact package.
Steering sensitivity can be adjusted in 6 steps and there’s two gear shifts and 12 action buttons included.