RaceRoom is the premier free-to-play racing simulation on PC and home to official race series like DTM, WTCC, and ADAC GT Masters. Enter RaceRoom and enter the world of a professional race car driver.
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Release Date: Feb 12, 2013

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"Awsome sounds, content you can try for free, competitions with prizes and some awsome jump in and play online racing. Check it out if you like racing !"
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December 19

ADAC GT Masters Experience 2014 now available

Greetings Drivers,

We are packing up the office in preparation for a move to our new studio in Skövde, Sweden. We plan to start the new year with optimizations to your RaceRoom experience and in the meantime many of us will head home for the holidays.

It will be quiet around the studio but we have plenty happening for you in-game, beginning with the release of a brand new experience.

ADAC GT Masters Experience 2014 is out!

The wait is over and the ADAC GT Masters Championship has joined RaceRoom with 8 tracks and 19 team cars in ADAC GT Masters Experience 2014.



Pit Stops - Released for RaceRoom & Multiplayer

In case you missed this bit of news in the update notes, pit stops are now available in RaceRoom Racing Experience, including multiplayer. Our pit stop tutorial will help you save precious seconds during the pit window.



DTM 1992 - A look at Single Race with AI

You know content is exciting when developers are racing it for fun over the weekend. Watch this DTM 1992 race with Georg "6e66o" Ortner, and keep an eye out in the coming weeks for a release of this legendary car pack.



Popular content discount

Last but not least, Bathurst Circuit and the RUF RT12R have been discounted 20% through the 25th.





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December 19

RaceRoom has been updated

19-12-2014
Hotfix patch.

- Increased server response timeout to 6 seconds to give more time to users trying to join an MP server after clicking a livery.
- Fixed ADAC GT Masters 2014 Tomas Enge wrong spelling.
- Fixed German "Verlassen" in timing screen not fitting the button box.
- Fixed an issue with finishing the race after winner has crossing the finish line.
- Fixed a crash when setting wheel range if wheel initialization failed.
- Fixed ADAC GT Masters 2014 - Race winner overlay missing comma when 2 drivers are displayed.
- Fixed Championship Winner screen listing the wrong driver number in some screens.
- Fixed resolution option text no longer fitting the given space. The hertz in the resolution was not visible.
- Fixed an issue where DTM 2014 cars were available in RRE. Unfortunately they have to remain exclusive to DTM 2014 for now. Sorry.

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Reviews

“There's the accessibility, and the way it's just as satisfying to play on a cheap pad as it is on an expensive wheel set-up; how the handling is translated sublimely through both. And what handling it is, spread out across a delicious range of thoroughbred racing cars: there are the DTM cars, with their downforce and low-slung lines, that only seem one step removed from the hi-tech of F1, or their WTCC cousins that bounce over kerbs with the kiddish enthusiasm of a go-kart.”
EUROGAMER

“The sounds, the looks, the feel, it all comes together to form something that is simply a high quality product. Whether you play only the free content, or you buy it all, there is no question that this sim is worth the download.”
RACE DEPARTMENT

New DLC Available



Enter the ‘League of Super Sports Cars’ and experience the thrill of GT3 class racing with ADAC GT Masters 2014.

ADAC GT Masters Experience brings you all 8 tracks and 19 team cars from the 2014 Championship season, including the AUDI R8 LMS ULTRA, BMW Z4 GT3, CHEVROLET CAMARO GT3, CORVETTE Z06.R GT3, MCLAREN MP4-12C GT3, and MERCEDES-BENZ SLS AMG GT3. A two race format means you’ll need to drive twice as hard on your way to the 2014 Championship title.

Sixteen races stand between you and becoming an ADAC GT Masters Champion, enjoy the drive.

About This Game

RaceRoom is the premier free-to-play racing simulation on PC and home to official race series like DTM, WTCC, and ADAC GT Masters. Enter RaceRoom and enter the world of a professional race car driver.

A selection of free-to-play race cars and tracks are yours to drive with unlimited wheel time in multiplayer and single player games modes. Sponsored competitions and other free-to-play events allow you to enjoy premium game content at no cost.

Additional cars, tracks, and liveries can be bought individually or as packs inside the game store using an in-game currency called vRP, which is purchased using your Steam Wallet.

Key Features


  • Free to play - Eat, Sleep, Race, Repeat
    A premium racing simulator is yours free-to-play on the PC. Race endlessly alongside the world’s most talented drivers in online multiplayer and single player game modes.

  • Your dream car is here - Grab your pick
    BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Audi, Chevrolet, Ford, McLaren, Pagani, RUF, Radical, Volvo, Saleen, and more to come. These manufacturers bring the best minds in racing together to dominate the world of motorsport and the machines they create are precision instruments of power, perfection, and speed. We are proud to present them in the digital form for your enjoyment.

  • Speed is a universal language - Hit the road
    Going fast is a worldwide pastime and many of the most beautiful points on the globe are home to miles of thrilling blacktop. Start racing and conquer these places for yourself.

  • Up Close and Personal - Stand among the giants of racing
    No game gets you closer to professional racing and the drivers that make a racing series great. RaceRoom is home to WTCC, DTM, and ADAC GT Masters, with more to come.

  • Realism - Every sense touched
    You will see, hear, and feel what a race car driver does behind the wheel. You’ll grow smelly from intense focus and the resulting perspiration, and all you control is the taste at the end of the race. Will it be that of sweet victory... or bitter defeat? The experience of racing is yours and it’s unforgettable.

  • Accessibility - Racing is a family sport
    Novice, Amateur, and Get Real game modes cater to drivers of all ability. This game is fit for the entire family, so start driving today with your Steering wheel, keyboard, or gamepad.

  • The pursuit of perfection - Single Player
    Refine your skills against intelligent and challenging computer driven opponents. Use the Adaptive A.I., which automatically adjusts opponent difficulty based on your performance, or customize opponent difficulty to your liking.

  • Defeat the competition - Online Multiplayer
    Line up with a grid of twenty-four players as you battle new friends and rivals in online multiplayer races.

  • Competitions - Capture glory
    Compete against the world’s greatest drivers in sponsored competitions from Mercedes-Benz, EURONICS, DTM, ADAC GT Masters, and more. These competitions also allow free players access to premium content throughout the duration of most events.

  • Fast paced gameplay
    Be ready to break a sweat! Racing is the ultimate in twitch gameplay. No time for breaks, no room for mistakes. You are on point or you are into the weeds. Push harder, go faster, and reap the rewards of an adrenalin induced smile.

    Important Info/DLC Purchasing Policy


    R3E user accounts are associated with the user’s Steam account for security and transactions through Steam Wallet. A Steam account can use multiple R3E accounts by using the ‘switch accounts’ function in the R3E Account Settings.

    Upon purchasing an R3E DLC via the Steam Store, an R3E user account will be permanently associated with that Steam account and it will no longer be possible to switch accounts. The option to switch accounts will be permanently removed from the R3E Account Settings.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS:Microsoft Windows Vista / 7
    • Processor:Dual core at 1.6 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Processor or AMD equivalent
    • Memory:2 GB
    • Graphics:NVIDIA 7900 512 MB Video Card or AMD equivalent
    • DirectX®:9.0c
    • Hard Drive:12 GB HD space
    • Sound:DirectX compatible
    • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
    Recommended:
    • Processor:Quad-core AMD or Intel @ 2.4 GHz
    • Graphics:NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 1.5 GB Video Card or AMD equivalent
Helpful customer reviews
140 of 197 people (71%) found this review helpful
0.8 hrs on record
Posted: July 25
5 reasons you shouldnt play/download this game
-"FREE TO PLAY": You get 3 free cars and 2 different tracks, but there is a lot of content which you are unable to access unless you pay it, you have to pay for each thing you want, tracks, cars, modes, so you are very limited to play only 2 tracks.
-9gb of waste: You find out that those 9gb are the content you cannot play unless you pay for it, and well, that would cost a lot overall to pay for everything.
-Animal driving: The way you drive the car is too stiffed, you'll end up turning so hard or going very...very slow to make sure you just dont overturn.
-No way to earn Virtual money inside the game, since all of the content must be payed, this might have helped a lot, even if winning rate is so slow
-It sucks, personally not even an hour of playing and already found is a total scam for being Free to play
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27 of 37 people (73%) found this review helpful
141.3 hrs on record
Posted: September 29
Recent updates are very good with single player and multiplayer added. The graphics and driving are excellent. Try the free version, you can have a pretty good go with that, then maybe buy a favorite track ( Bathurst!) and a couple of cars and take it from there. The new GT Masters set is very good....WTCC is coming in a week!!
Still has bugs , but is getting really good. I'd recommend it to any driving sim fan.
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24 of 32 people (75%) found this review helpful
135.1 hrs on record
Posted: September 25
DEFINITELY A NEW GAME UNDER MANY ASPECTS
After the big patch FFB is now solid, Multiplayer Alpha is lagless with 20+ cars on track, netcode is stunning (no cars take off to the moon if they've been hit by another car), the AI is "ok" (but still needs improvements), tracks updated with the Road Feel are now so much better to drive onto (because of the way new FFB and updated tracks interact), and the sound... well... WHAT A SOUND!!! TOTAL IMMERSION
There are so many good things under the hood about this game that I seriously hope it'll become more appealing and known to all the simracers out there. Despite the unclear, sometime shady and mind-boggling business model S3 has adopted, this game deserve and deserve a lot! Don't be intimidated by the cost of contents in the store. You don't have to buy EVERYTHING (even if the temptation is high!).
Set for yourself a budget, buy what you're really interested into and possibly wait for big discounts... they'll surely come.
Race on!
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26 of 36 people (72%) found this review helpful
15.3 hrs on record
Posted: October 21
Very good racing sim. Playing with a logitech driving force gt and i get a very good force feedback from the car, you can really feal the track and the traction of the car. The physics are really good and the sound is just amazing. You get 3 cars and 1 or 2 tracks in various configurations for free, but the rest of the cars and tracks arent all that costly, even more when you compare it to iracing. I just got the WTCC 2013 pack, with 5 cars and 3 tracks for little more then 10euros and there are a lot of content in discount. A great bonus over other racing games where you need to buy cars is that in Raceroom you can try all the cars before you buy them, they let you get a few laps around a track to see if you like it. If you really like racing games you should try this game out, you will not regret it, besides its free to play, so just try it.
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17 of 23 people (74%) found this review helpful
122.9 hrs on record
Posted: July 5
paid same price as any other game $50 worth of RP, unlocked all content when on sale. i advised all my gaming friends to hold off till discounts then buy all the content. the game gets discounted about 3 times a year.

its pretty much the best simbin game while we wait for gtr3
best graphics & best sounds so far. best bathurst track -better than mod
assetto is catching up with the graphics but not the sound yet.

looking forward to when its finished
cant wait to play multiplayer with friends online with this one
still playing GTR2 & GTL multiplayer while i wait.

if your a simbin fan, this is a great game -way better physics than race 07, pretty much as good as gtr2
the game should be marked as EARLY ACCESS as its an ALPHA with full costing implemented

they do give u 5 good free cars but if your unsure about this game then buy the minimum RP and unlock your favourite track
(mine are bathurst or mid ohio) and do some laps in each car and you will decide if you like it or not. i couldnt recommend the free track they give you, its pretty crap to test the game on. the free hill climb is better.

dont buy the game unless your a sim freak and have atleast a logitech g25/g27 or better -its not an arcade game and expect to spend an hour getting you controls right so you get the most out of it. then you will be rewarded.

hurry up simbin, finish this game!!!



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17 of 23 people (74%) found this review helpful
39.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 11
Great game, great feel, great tracks, AI gets harder the better you drive, only set backs are the cost of the game goes from free to over $200 Aus, although if they sell a package and you own part of what is in the pakage they discount it, the other problems are its unable to have any mods, and connecting to game server can take a life time or time out completely, get over these small down falls and the game is awesome to play, and most mates who see the unlocked version of the game, go home and install it.
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17 of 24 people (71%) found this review helpful
252.7 hrs on record
Posted: September 10
Great but unfinished game that gets better with every update. I was looking for an alternative to GTR2 and RRE is slowly but surely turning into that (same devs after all). No "rewinds", no bumping into other cars without severe consequences (spin), no drifting through corners at 250 kph... Perfect! Love it!
IT IS NO "Need for speed" or "Grid2" ("Grid Autosport" was an arcady desaster as well imho). IT IS NOT A GAMEPAD-CASUAL-RACER.
The DTM Experience is great if you are a fan of the DTM Series but as mentioned above feels a little unfinished (no weather change, car setups can't be saved,...).
With the last patch there is a multiplayer (Alpha) in both DTM and RRE and tons of other improvements.
I can't understand these negative reviews because the best about the game: It's free to try out. I can download and play parts of it without paying anything. And if you love it as much as I do you can buy the stuff you like and want...
This game will be the next GTR2 once it's finished.
I am really looking forward to each update... Pit stops are announced for the near future!
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17 of 24 people (71%) found this review helpful
81.6 hrs on record
Posted: November 14
Purchased the game after just a few laps into the Free-to-play as I was hooked. The SOUND in this game is inspiring and almost as destructuve as being near a true performance vehicle. I play on an SLI EVGA 780 system and get wonderful SLI performance of 95% per GPU usage and the FPS never dips below an enjoyable level on surround (3 monitors).
The tracks are layed out similar to other racing games but in comparason to GT5 or GT6, Grid Autosport and the like you get a feel of taking a corner and fluffing the apex, braking too late or just destroying your engine with a lap in 1st gear if you enjoy playing realistic. Did I mention the SOUND! Graphical quality is top notice so learn the keyboard setting to adjust your seat height, distance from the wheel etc to suit your driving style. The AI is hard when you start and since I am still only 10 p[us hours into practicing, they just zoom passed me like I am stuck with the handbrake on. Did I mention the SOUND! If you can use a stereo sound system with a subwoofer you will be in Race Room heaven. Keep up the great work on devloping this game further and keep the large playing base glued to this game. BEST game I had never heard about.
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18 of 26 people (69%) found this review helpful
27.2 hrs on record
Posted: September 13
Now with Multiplayer!
This game has one of the best netcodes I have ever seen in a racing game. Racing online feels almost like racing offline against real people, no lag, no warping and no strange collision clipping... with 24 drivers. Of course this is only true if everybody has a decent internet connection. Even the best netcodes can't fix slow/broken internet :p

Even with only the free content it's a lot of fun but the game encourages you to buy more. The price of the content is okay, not too expensive but not cheap too. Tracks and cars are on sale from time to time and now with the addition of content packs you could get some bargains. I for one don't need any car and track because I have my facourites which I want to drive. Buying them costs less than other sims. Especially with rFactor 2 and iRacing which both need subscriptions to play them online.

With the 3 physics levels (Novice, Amateuer, Get Real) there is one level for everyone from total beginner to simpro.
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20 of 30 people (67%) found this review helpful
67.6 hrs on record
Posted: September 22
Great progress on last update, defeneatly worth checking out. Keep up the good work!
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15 of 21 people (71%) found this review helpful
74.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 13
Great game with amazing controls, I'd reccomend it to anyone who really wants to get deep down and experience some amazing cars with some even more amazing sounds, eargasmic collosal fun!
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23 of 36 people (64%) found this review helpful
36.7 hrs on record
Posted: September 12
With the new update this game transformed into something very beautiful. The new Adac gt masters cars and tracks have very nice physics and roadfeel. totally worth it.
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11 of 14 people (79%) found this review helpful
192.9 hrs on record
Posted: September 21
Even in this state, this has become my favorite racing game.
And it keeps getting better and better!

All the tracks so far are really nice.
I actually enjoy tracks I've got in bundles that I didn't even think was for me at all!
Tracks I'm usually not that fond of!

Same goes for the cars.
I have ended up purchasing every last one of them, and I have no regrets!
They are all a blast to drive, and the sound in this game is amazing!!

Everything is relative, but I have bought all content on sales or with discounts.
So I'm not complaining on the pricing point.
I also do iRacing, and that's expensive!!
Further down the road, after some more updates with key features on this.
I think I will abandon iRacing!
I can't really justify the monthly fee on that, and racing to earn credits for the subscription already starting to feel like a chore, after only one month in!..

Now with both multiplayer and AI races in single player, the thing I really long for is the single player championship!

There is still work needed on this title.
The AI really needs work, even if they got a lot better with the last update.
But now after the reorganization fom Simbin to Sector3, the devs are being much more active.
And there is a lots of new features and content on the way!

This is an awesome game!
Why not try it out with the free content.
They will also implement that you can testdrive a car before purchasing it in the next update!
And there is also leaderboard competitions that are free to participate in!
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19 of 29 people (66%) found this review helpful
32.6 hrs on record
Posted: September 9
As of 10/09/2014 after the latest update this game is fantastic.

I just hope some people will change their reviews now to more possitive ones :)
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12 of 16 people (75%) found this review helpful
12.4 hrs on record
Posted: September 13
This game was updated recently and now you can race against AI or in multiplayer races. Also, the new force feedback feels very good. I really like the new ADAC GT as well. There is still room for improvement, but I think it's worth a few bucks to check out the new content!
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12 of 16 people (75%) found this review helpful
39.0 hrs on record
Posted: September 28
Great free game. Lots of bad reviews by people that have played it for 20 minutes. This is a simulator and takes time to get the hang of. A lot of people are reviewing it as an arcade racing game. It isn't! It's a good place to start if you're used to racing games as it's free and there's nothing to lose if you dont like it.
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12 of 16 people (75%) found this review helpful
14.4 hrs on record
Posted: October 13
Well, this is a pretty good game if you have some money to invest in. Great physics, great graphics, the only problem is that the cars as tracks are very expensive... But if you have the money...
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13 of 18 people (72%) found this review helpful
10.1 hrs on record
Posted: September 8
If you jump into the game just play a race and quit it u'll hate it. This game free version is limited to few tracks, few cars and has really difficult gameplay since It's really realistic.
Pros: Car sounds are just absolutely amazing, physix are so real, the game is really hard if you remove all helpers but once you get used to the driving you'll love it.
Graphics are really good for a free game and you don't have to max them out to see good result.
There is the challenges, you get to try cars on a selected track and you can win prizes if you set a good time which is really competitive.
The game is not made for controller or keyboard, it is pure for a wheel if you want to get 100% accuracy while driving
Didn't try the dtm experience yet but looking forward to.
One amazing thing, is that the game is constanty updating and there is now the multiplayer which is alpha but looking good.
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13 of 18 people (72%) found this review helpful
60.2 hrs on record
Posted: October 11
Ok this game had a bad start, but as it stands today it is a worthy followup to the famous Race '07 series.

Keep up the good work!
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9 of 11 people (82%) found this review helpful
10.2 hrs on record
Posted: October 3
Love it.

People ♥♥♥♥♥ that you have to Buy content... How else do the Studios and Developers continue to make more Titles ??
Cheap content price for what you get.
Yes a few issues and bugs, but still coming along quite nicely.

Can get the ADAC GT Masters pack for under $10, I was able to purchase all Cars and Tracks for under $50

I for one and our leage will be running this in the future.
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