Fanatec has just unveiled a brand new wheelbase, namely the new Fanatec ClubSport DD. It's always exciting when Fanatec comes out with a new innovation, and this time is no different. Fanatec has just launched a new product that will make the hearts of sim racing enthusiasts beat faster. This groundbreaking addition to their impressive lineup deserves some attention. In this article, we will discuss all the details about this new wheelbase, including price, features, release date and everything you need to know! Read on to discover all about the new and exciting Fanatec ClubSport DD and DD+.
ClubSport DD for PlayStation and Xbox
The long-awaited Fanatec ClubSport DD is now a reality, and with a surprise: a PlayStation version. This offers even more torque, with 15 Nm, and marks a significant step forward from the CSL DD with Boost Kit and the previous ClubSport Wheel Base V2.5. Additionally, all Xbox-certified steering wheels are compatible, making Xbox support easily achieved by connecting an Xbox steering wheel.
Price Fanatec ClubSport DD
The ClubSport DD is available now for pre-order on the website, with first deliveries scheduled for November. Prices are as follows:
The ClubSport DD+ is the first by PlayStation licensed ClubSport Wheel Base, which offers PlayStation compatibility and a impressive torque force of 15 Nm delivers. Details and pricing will be announced soon.
Direct Drive For All Series
Fanatec makes Direct Drive technology available in the CSL, ClubSport and Podium Series. Choose your desired torque level, ranging from 5 to 25 Nm.
The Magic of FullForce
FullForce: Force Feedback 2.0 is a groundbreaking force feedback protocol designed specifically for Fanatec Direct Drive technology. It leverages direct drive technology to generate high-frequency vibrations for an immersive experience. You now feel engine speeds and details of the road surface like never before. FullForce can even play music and act as a speaker, while also replacing vibration motors in steering wheels for better effects.
Top Thermal Performance
Unlike many mass-market Direct Drive systems, the ClubSport DD maintains its torque ratings even under the most extreme conditions. With an efficient motor and thermally optimized layout, the 12 Nm of torque remains consistent even during exhausting races with maximum force feedback settings.
Lightning Fast Slew Rate
The ClubSport DD delivers the fastest slew rate in its class, making every engine response incredibly quick and dynamic while maintaining stability. This translates into better control of the car, resulting in more consistent lap times.
ClubSport DD: Key Features
- Powered by an advanced Direct Drive servo motor designed specifically for sim racing in Germany.
- 12 Nm of consistent torque (CS DD+: 15 Nm)
- FullForce technology for super low-latency detail effects.
- Best-in-class thermal stability.
- New engine design for a silky smooth feel.
- Highest slew rate in its class.
- Designed for QR2, with an ultra-strong shaft for commercial applications.
- QR1 adapter available for full backward compatibility.
- Compatible with Windows PC and becomes Xbox-compatible with an Xbox-certified steering wheel.
- The CS DD+ is also compatible with PS4 and PS5.
New Table Clamp for the ClubSport DD
To top it off, Fanatec is introducing a new ClubSport DD Table Clamp (sold separately). This all-metal clamp is angle adjustable and supports ClubSport DD, ClubSport DD+, CSL DD, and Gran Turismo DD Pro Wheel Bases.
Pre-Order the Fanatec ClubSport DD Today!
The new Fanatec ClubSport DD and DD+ are available as of November 7, 2023. You can pre-order it now on Fanatec's website.