As a passionate sim racer, you are constantly looking for ways to take your racing experience to the next level. An essential part of your setup is the steering wheel, which is why we'd like to introduce you to the GRID MPX Steering Wheel.
This impressive steering wheel offers unparalleled precision, durability and functionality, making it an excellent choice for novice and experienced sim racers alike. But how good is this new steering wheel? And does it live up to the hype? We sought it out for you!
GRID by Sim Lab
GRID Engineering and Sim Lab have built a fruitful partnership to provide high-quality products and solutions to sim racers around the world. GRID Engineering specialises in the design and development of advanced simulation racing products, while Sim Lab is known for its high-quality sim racing cockpits and accessories.
By joining forces under the name GRID by Sim Lab, GRID Engineering and Sim Lab have created a synergy that results in groundbreaking products for the sim racing community. The Porsche 911 RSR Sim Racing Steering Wheel is one example, and the new GRID MPX Steering Wheel adds to this.
GRID MPX Sim racing wheel
The 295 mm MPX racing wheel from GRID by Sim Lab is finally available! The wheel is known for using the highest quality parts available. And that comes with a price tag, because - don't be alarmed - the GRID MPX is available for ? 1.199,99. This makes the MPX one of the most expensive sim racing handlebars on the market, leaving competition from Fanatec or Simagic far behind. Let's quickly dive into the details of what you get for this amount and whether the wheel is as good as they say!
For The Ultimate Simulation Experience
With the GRID MPX Steering Wheel experience simulation racing on a whole new level. The realism, precision and responsiveness of this steering wheel will take your simulation skills to unprecedented levels. Whether you are a seasoned professional looking for an edge in the competition or an enthusiastic beginner taking your first steps into the world of sim racing, the GRID MPX offers the perfect combination of performance, reliability and ease of use. At GRID Engineering, they constantly strive to provide the best possible racing wheel experience for sim racers of all levels.
Unrivalled precision for ultimate control
The GRID by Sim Lab MPX Steering Wheel is designed with a focus on precision, giving you maximum control over your virtual race car. This allows you to make precise adjustments to your driving style and explore the limits of your vehicle.
Durability and reliability
When designing the Grid MPX, no compromises were made in terms of build quality. GRID has used only high-quality materials and components to ensure that this racing wheel can withstand intense racing sessions and long-term use. The GRID MPX is built to last, so you can enjoy your sim racing adventures time after time, without having to worry about the reliability of your equipment.
Extensive functionality for customisable experience
One of the most striking features of the GRID by Sim Lab MPX Steering Wheel is its extensive functionality. With an array of programmable buttons, switches and dials, you can customise your steering wheel to suit your personal preferences and playing style! Whether you prefer a minimalist layout or a more advanced configuration, this steering wheel gives you the flexibility to set it up the way you want.
The MPX is built with the highest quality control, construction and FEA testing to save weight while maintaining superior rigidity. The housing, switches, clutches, paddles, hub adapter and other components are all machined from high-quality 6061 aluminium. The anodised surface treatment has been selected through rigorous internal testing for durability, longevity and ease of cleaning.
87 Programmable Buttons and Switches
The 87 programmable LED buttons and switches on the GRID MPX let you customise your steering wheel to suit your personal preferences and playing style. Assign specific functions to each button and switch, giving you instant access to key controls without losing your concentration on the track. Whether you want to adjust the brake balance, operate the clutch or change a pit stop strategy, the GRID MPX puts all control at your fingertips.
Each encoder has 11 LEDs and each button has 4 LEDs that can be controlled individually. Set your desired RGB effect, such as a rotating, fading or flashing multicolour effect, to provide visual confirmation for settings such as flags or pit-limiters. This allows everyone to set their own specific colour preferences. This makes the GRID MPX unique, distinctive and a true eye-catcher!
Attention to every detail with Otto P9 buttons
Need to quickly toggle a switch? Or adjust the brake balance? The rear-mounted Otto P9 buttons can be found in real racing cars and are known as some of the best buttons available on the market. Again, you can see that quality is not skimped on ? We genuinely think this is a fantastic detail!
- Grips: Custom moulded PU grips with an anti-static mix
- Construction: custom milled aluminium power injection box
- Front panel: Rear carbon access door for easy replacement of connectors 7-Way
- Switches: 2x 7-Way switches - 1 in each top corner Switches: 8 x 650gf APEM switches (4 RGB LEDs per switch)
- Encoders: 9x ELMA custom-made encoders with push button (11 RGB LEDs per on front)
- LEDs: 87 Telemetry controllable RGB LEDs
- Switch paddles: Our signature height-adjustable shift paddles with single magnet montage
- Clutches: Height and paddle mon1TP3Width adjustable couplers
- Connector: 6-pin Lumberg connector Montage: 6 x 70 mm hub spacer included - length 50 mm
- Software: Controllable via SimHub and our own software, to be released soon.
GRID MPX Review
Check out the review below about the GRID MPX and be amazed and convinced why this wheel is breathtakingly beautiful and good.
With its exceptional performance, advanced technology and unrivalled durability, the GRID MPX Sim Racing Steering Wheel is the best choice for professional racers looking to take their simulation skills to new heights. With this steering wheel, you will enjoy ultimate precision, responsiveness and control, giving you an edge over your competitors. At GRID Engineering, they are determined to set the standard for high-end sim racing hardware and the Grid MPX - just like the Porsche 911 RSR Sim Racing Steering Wheel - is living proof of that.
To answer the question, how good is the new MPX? Amazing! As far as we are concerned, the GRID MPX Steering Wheel is an absolute game-changer in the world of sim racing and sets the bar and standard for the competition extremely high. The MPX guarantees stunning quality and breathtaking detail and with superior workmanship. And yes, that comes with a - free hefty - price tag, but you get a huge amount in return in this price segment! Order it today and find out for yourself why this is the ultimate steering wheel for professional racers.