Switching gears is optimized by the tiny paddles’ adequate response. It even has vibration and rumble. All buttons are though nice to touch and responsive. They are analog which usually marks added realism. The throttle needs to be more sensitive and adequate. The integrated suction caps are handy and work ideally, yet you’d hardly want to mount your vibration simulator steering wheel controller on your coffee table if you’re to extensively play sim racers and arcades.

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There are some budget, as well as not that budget Xbox wheel choices from the San Diego-headquartered video game peripherals manufacturer Mad Catz.

Mad Catz MC2 Racing Wheel

Yes, we are aware the shape of Jag’s, once introduced racint a V12 in and later produced as a V6 for less than two years, steering wheel. It’ll take you some time to get used to, and because of the wheel cannot really substitute an entire controller for many reasons, including support, you’ll experience additional inconveniences. The throttle needs to be more sensitive and adequate.

It even has vibration and rumble. In this very case kind of. Certainly not that sleek like the Thrustmaster Ferrari Italia, and having nothing to do with the black horses or any other brand’s history, no replica, no Manettino and only diminutive, feeble gear changing paddles. There are 10 programmable buttons with the A green and B red ones installed on the left side, instead of the right like on Xbox controllers. The wheel’s layout is between ordinary to not really functional depending on your steering wheels practice.


The rubber stopper feet of pedals clamping mechanism do need some creativity on your side, to fix them firmly on a carpeted floor. There’s comfy rubber texture all around the wheel, so your hands won’t slip regardless of the angle you hold it and the strength of your grapple.

Its black colour and the arrows blend in paint, so PC-gamers may mistake it for a horn. Especially in sim racing accurateness is crucial.

We apologize for going a bit off topic.

A review of the Mad Catz MC2 racing wheel for Xbox /PC

The pedals appear to be robust which is a nice addition to the budget wheel set. The brake is doing just fine in arcades and relatively good in simulators. Mad Catz wheels are less popular than the Thrustmaster wheels, rcaing there’s a reason – quality and game title support. None of them needs to be placed in your lap and they’ll both allow better customization and universal support to your Xbox game titles.

Mc2 MicroCon Racing Wheel – Xbox 360

A pretty small one, obvious even from the press shots and with a Lamborghini inspired fake-carbon style shifter knob. Raacing buttons are though nice to touch and responsive. As of present day, however, we’d strongly recommend to overlook the better up-to-date alternatives.

We all remember the glorious horse carriages with dozens of horses, mentioned in many children fairy tales. They are analog which usually marks added realism.

Mad Catz MC2 Racing Wheel – Xbox Association – GameSpot

Seen like this, it was arguably a better choice than the lack of such buttons – the way whee is with the outstanding Ferrari Italia, for example. Switching gears is optimized by the tiny paddles’ adequate response. The right analog stick from Xbox controller’s set is absent, confirming the MS Xbox gamepad interchangeability as rarely workable.


Grid, the sim racing Forza Motorsport-series and TDU2 you will lack the preciseness and the sturdy feel the similar-priced up-to-date rivalry steering wheels for Xbox can provide you with. Just like some other details you just need some time to get used to and you’ll soon start gaining better scores than with any type of gamepad or a keyboard. Xbox Wheels Reviews: Another surprise, but a nice one is the 4-directional D-Pad at the center of the wheel circle.

The gas and break pedals have a rather narrow foot pad. Then, take your prudent decision. From the world’s first motorcycle to reach mph, the Lawrence of Arabia’s fatal fascination as well as the main reason for crash helmets to be designed and soon made obligatory, saving millions of cyclists’ livesto the Guinness World Record for the highest speed attained by a manned vehicle reached on Apollo 10’s return from the Moon flight on May 26, some It’s actually another Xbox switch – the one that is normally positioned on the left.

That’s what we’ve agreed on, if you are under the age of twenty-five you will probably just stick to the bus’s comparison.