Ferrari is not shying away from video games these days! The new Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 Spider racing wheel for Xbox is out and makes racing games even better. What makes this Ferrari 458 Spider steering wheel perfect for racing? The fact that you can use it in your pajamas.
Is the Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 compatible with Xbox?
The Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 is compatible with Xbox One and Xbox Series X. This is the most popular wheel to play Forza on Xbox racing. According to Thrustmaster, it is also compatible with the Xbox and is officially licensed by Ferrari and Xbox. One of the significant benefits this wheel offers is that it also includes the pedal set, paddle shifters, and textured grips.
The Thrustmaster wheel is a seven out of 10 replica of the actual Ferrari 458 Spider steering wheel. It offers adjustable wheel sensitivity and is 28 cm in diameter. Even the buttons of the wheel mirror the actual 458 Spider steering wheel. Overall, this wheel makes it easier to drive in different conditions while playing your favorite video games.
What games can you use the Ferrari 458 Spider racing wheel?
The wheel will work on most games that allow a wheel on Xbox. Forza and Forza Horizon are both compatible games. It is also compatible with Formula 1 video games such as F1 2020 and F1 2021. There are also a variety of other kinds of Ferrari branded wheels. The Thrustmaster Formula Wheel Add-On Ferrari SF1000 Edition is a one-to-one replica of a Formula 1 wheel.
As far as other games the Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 wheel is compatible with; the list is long. Assetto Corsa, Bus Simulator, and DiRT Rally are all compatible. Nascar Hear, Super Street, Project Cars, and WRC are also compatible with the Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 Spider racing wheel. Most recent modern games are compatible, while some of the older ones might not be. This wheel, in particular, works best with Xbox consoles. There is a separate version for Play Station 4 and Play Station 5.
Looking for the Ferrari in Fortnite?
Ferrari stepped away from video games, for the most part, a few years back. However, the new Ferrari 296 GTB supercar is hiding in a few spots in Fortnite. There are two prominent Ferrari Fortnite locations that people report seeing the vehicle. The first Ferrari location in Fortnite is in a parking garage east of Holly Hatchery, Inverse reports. If you go inside, the red GTB should be parked somewhere. Players reported seeing this reasonably regularly.
Believer Beach and Lazy Lakes also have the Ferrari 296 GTB. At Believer Beach, the Ferrari is in the hotel parking lot. If you go across the bridge, the new Ferrari hybrid is toward the end of the bridge near the barricades and traffic cones in Slurpy Swamp.
Overall, the Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 Spider racing wheel is a solid choice for those gaming on Xbox. Thanks for coming back to video games and bringing the Ferrari 458 and Ferrari 296 GTB with you, Ferrari.