Dirk Müller quotes on SIM Racing with Mercedes-AMG

Dirk Müller quotes on SIM Racing with Mercedes-AMG

05.05.2020: Dirk Müller: “Also in the fourth DNLS round, I have learned a lot again. Once more, I was highly motivated and I had a lot of fun. For the first time, I was able to drive a simulation race with the original steering wheel from the Mercedes-AMG GT3. That m

Dirk Müller: “Also in the fourth DNLS round, I have learned a lot again. Once more, I was highly motivated and I had a lot of fun. For the first time, I was able to drive a simulation race with the original steering wheel from the Mercedes-AMG GT3. That made it a little bit more realistic again and I was able to develop a good feeling for driving in the simulator.

Compared to my previous version, the changes to my new gaming rig are considerable, so that it was almost like starting all over again for me. The update included monitors, the steering wheel, the pedals and a competition seat. Now, I have a totally different perception of the virtual track, it is becoming even more realistic and it allows for a better assessment of the conditions. The lap times have improved considerably as a result.

At the moment, I am spending two hours in the race simulator every day, working closely together with my fellow drivers in the Mercedes-AMG GT3. We are helping each other, which is highly enjoyable. These days, it is important for all of us to stay healthy.

But sim racing allows us to bring another part of reality home before we are heading out onto the real race tracks again with the Mercedes-AMG GT3s.”

Jochen Übler, photo Mercedes

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05.05.2020 / MaP

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