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Grid Finder's official podcast featuring guests from across the sim racing paddock, fuelled by Asetek. Pro esports sim racers, sim racing hardware manufacturers, sim racing content creators, we talk to them all.

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Sim Sundays | Fueled by Asetek Hosted by Grid Finder

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Grid Finder's official podcast featuring guests from across the sim racing paddock, fuelled by Asetek. Pro esports sim racers, sim racing hardware manufacturers, sim racing content creators, we talk to them all.

Find a Sim Racing League
https://www.gridfinder.com

Fuelled by Asetek
https://www.asetek.com/simsports/

    The Making of Boosted Media: Will Ford's Inspiring Switch to Sim Racing

    The Making of Boosted Media: Will Ford's Inspiring Switch to Sim Racing

    Will Ford, also known as Boosted Media, shares his journey from working in the corporate world to becoming a successful sim racing content creator. He discusses the challenges of operating in different time zones and feeling detached from the sim racing community due to his location in Australia. Will also talks about his early experiences with sim racing and how his passion for cars led him to start a YouTube channel focused on car modifications. Eventually, he transitioned his channel to focus on sim racing content, which resonated with a niche audience. Will discusses the transition of his channel to a wider audience, exploring new interests, and finding a direction with overclocking and custom computers. He shares the growth of the channel and the decision to go full-time with Boosted Media. Will also talks about investing in the studio and how the channel became a sustainable full-time income. He explains the evolution of the channel's strategy and the wins and successes along the way. Finally, he discusses the strategy of review videos and hyper-realistic racing content and the impact it has had on the channel. In this conversation, Will Marsh, the founder of Boosted Media, discusses the skills and challenges of being a content creator in the sim racing community. He emphasizes the importance of formulating a proper strategy and maintaining trust within the community. Will also shares his experiences in managing relationships with the audience and dealing with negativity and criticism. He highlights the responsibility of having a large audience and the impact it has on his confidence. Finally, he discusses the most satisfying SIM to drive in his mega rig.
     
    Listen to our Sim Racing Podcast - Sim Sundays!
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/sim-sundays-fueled-by-asetek/id1629314098
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/0WPShv5KAliIwomn7I61qi?si=e2aaea0eddeb4cc1
    Google: https://podcasts.google.com/search/sim%20sundays
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    • 1 hr 25 min
    The Story Behind Potaytona: How Laurence Dusoswa is changing Sim Racing Events!

    The Story Behind Potaytona: How Laurence Dusoswa is changing Sim Racing Events!

    @LaurenceDusoswa ground-breaking Potaytona event is not just another sim racing competition; it's a movement towards uniting the sim racing community and supporting real-life race car drivers. By focusing on fun, inclusivity, and the tangible impact on the sim racing world, Potaytona has garnered overwhelming support from sponsors and participants alike. This video delves into the origins, goals, and unprecedented success of the event, held at the iconic Daytona track. Discover how Potaytona is setting new standards in community gaming by prioritizing community enjoyment over viewership numbers, and how its unique approach is revolutionizing the way we think about sim racing and charitable causes.
    Listen to our Sim Racing Podcast - Sim Sundays!
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/sim-sundays-fueled-by-asetek/id1629314098
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/0WPShv5KAliIwomn7I61qi?si=e2aaea0eddeb4cc1
    Google: https://podcasts.google.com/search/sim%20sundays
     
    Search over 3,000 sim racing communities and join your next sim racing league at https://www.gridfinder.com/ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Rev up your set-up with Asetek Sim Sport! Precision, realism, and adrenaline-packed action await. Gear up with the most immersive equipment and Step into the future of sim racing, visit Asetek Sim Sport over at: https://www.asetek.com/simsports/
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    Join in with the community!
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    #simracing #simracingpodcast #Potaytona

    • 53 min
    Mind behind GT Academy: Darren Cox's Role in Revolutionizing Sim Racing [Part 2]

    Mind behind GT Academy: Darren Cox's Role in Revolutionizing Sim Racing [Part 2]

    In this Sim Sundays episode, we have part 2 of Darren Cox's interview. The visionary behind the iconic GT Academy and a pivotal figure in sim racing shares his unparalleled journey and profound insights. From his early influences in motorsport and gaming to spearheading innovation in the automotive industry, Darren discusses the essence of exploring new ideas and the exhilaration of pushing boundaries. This episode delves into the challenges and triumphs of undertaking ambitious projects, highlighting the stark contrast between true innovators and mere corporators. Darren also reflects on the motivation behind GT Academy, the monumental impact of the Gran Turismo film on the sim racing community, and offers a glimpse into the current and future landscape of sim racing and eSports. Furthermore, Darren and Tom Brooks explore the integral role of esports in sim racing, the immersive experience it offers, and its prospective evolution. They touch upon the significance of sim racing as a participative sport and the potential of F1 Arcade to draw fans closer to sim racing and motorsport. This conversation is not just about the passion for sim racing but also about fostering a positive emotive connection with the audience, promising an unforgettable journey into the heart of motorsport innovation.
     
    Listen to our Sim Racing Podcast - Sim Sundays!
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/sim-sundays-fueled-by-asetek/id1629314098
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/0WPShv5KAliIwomn7I61qi?si=e2aaea0eddeb4cc1 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/search/sim%20sundays Search over 3,000 sim racing communities and join your next sim racing league at https://www.gridfinder.com/
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    Rev up your set-up with Asetek Sim Sport! Precision, realism, and adrenaline-packed action await. Gear up with the most immersive equipment and Step into the future of sim racing, visit Asetek Sim Sport over at: https://www.asetek.com/simsports/
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    Fancy joining us in our Grid Rival F1 fantasy league? Head to gridfinder.com/gridrival to get involved! Join in with the community!
    Discord: https://discord.gg/gridfinder
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    FB: https://www.facebook.com/GridFinder
    #simracing #simracingpodcast #DarrenCox #GTAcademy #GranTurismo

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Mind behind GT Academy: Darren Cox's Role in Revolutionizing Sim Racing [Part 1]

    Mind behind GT Academy: Darren Cox's Role in Revolutionizing Sim Racing [Part 1]

    In this Sim Sundays episode, Darren Cox, the visionary behind the iconic GT Academy and a pivotal figure in sim racing, shares his unparalleled journey and profound insights. From his early influences in motorsport and gaming to spearheading innovation in the automotive industry, Darren discusses the essence of exploring new ideas and the exhilaration of pushing boundaries. This episode delves into the challenges and triumphs of undertaking ambitious projects, highlighting the stark contrast between true innovators and mere corporators. Darren also reflects on the motivation behind GT Academy, the monumental impact of the Gran Turismo film on the sim racing community, and offers a glimpse into the current and future landscape of sim racing and eSports. Furthermore, Darren and Tom Brooks explore the integral role of esports in sim racing, the immersive experience it offers, and its prospective evolution. They touch upon the significance of sim racing as a participative sport and the potential of F1 Arcade to draw fans closer to sim racing and motorsport. This conversation is not just about the passion for sim racing but also about fostering a positive emotive connection with the audience, promising an unforgettable journey into the heart of motorsport innovation.
     
    Listen to our Sim Racing Podcast - Sim Sundays!
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/sim-sundays-fueled-by-asetek/id1629314098
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/0WPShv5KAliIwomn7I61qi?si=e2aaea0eddeb4cc1 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/search/sim%20sundays Search over 3,000 sim racing communities and join your next sim racing league at https://www.gridfinder.com/
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    Rev up your set-up with Asetek Sim Sport! Precision, realism, and adrenaline-packed action await. Gear up with the most immersive equipment and Step into the future of sim racing, visit Asetek Sim Sport over at: https://www.asetek.com/simsports/
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    Fancy joining us in our Grid Rival F1 fantasy league? Head to gridfinder.com/gridrival to get involved! Join in with the community!
    Discord: https://discord.gg/gridfinder
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/GridFinder
    Insta: https://www.instagram.com/grid_finder/
    FB: https://www.facebook.com/GridFinder
    #simracing #simracingpodcast #DarrenCox #GTAcademy #GranTurismo

    • 50 min
    Forza's Latest update, GT Sport's sad Goodbye, and More! w/George Morgan, Randomcallsign, and Tom

    Forza's Latest update, GT Sport's sad Goodbye, and More! w/George Morgan, Randomcallsign, and Tom

    Join us in this exciting episode of the Sim Sundays Podcast as Tom, George Morgan, and  @randomcallsign  delve into the latest in the sim racing universe. From the significant updates and changes in Forza, bidding a heartfelt farewell to Gran Turismo Sport, to the intriguing role of music in racing games, we cover it all. Discover the pioneering innovation of Gran Turismo, the legacy of GT Academy, and the buzz around the Gran Turismo film. We also explore the advancements in iRacing special events, the uniqueness of iRacing's in-game events, and the financial aspects of running these events. Plus, get insider views on the NASDAQ journey of Motorsport Games, and the anticipation around the Le Mans Ultimate game. Celebrate George Morgan's entry into the Sim Racing Hall of Fame and get our first impressions of GT2 in Assetto Corsa Competizione. Stay tuned as we discuss the latest updates from the league racing world and much more, making this episode a must-listen for every sim racing enthusiast.
     
    RC Socials: X: https://x.com/randomcallsign?s=20
    Insta: instagram.com/randomcallsign
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/randomcallsign
    George's Socials:
    X: https://x.com/georgemorgantv?s=20
    Insta: instagram.com/georgemorgantv
     
    Listen to our Sim Racing Podcast - Sim Sundays!
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/sim-sundays-fueled-by-asetek/id1629314098
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/0WPShv5KAliIwomn7I61qi?si=e2aaea0eddeb4cc1
    Google: https://podcasts.google.com/search/sim%20sundays
    Search over 3,000 sim racing communities and join your next sim racing league at https://www.gridfinder.com/
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    Rev up your set-up with Asetek Sim Sport! Precision, realism, and adrenaline-packed action await. Gear up with the most immersive equipment and Step into the future of sim racing, visit Asetek Sim Sport over at: https://www.asetek.com/simsports/
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    Fancy joining us in our Grid Rival F1 fantasy league? Head to gridfinder.com/gridrival to get involved! Join in with the community!
    Discord: https://discord.gg/gridfinder
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/GridFinder
    Insta: https://www.instagram.com/grid_finder/
    FB: https://www.facebook.com/GridFinder
    #simracing #simracingpodcast #ForzaUpdates #GranTurismoSport #GTAcademy

    • 57 min
    Trak Racer CEO Matt Sten, discusses new Direct Drive, Alpine and his new range of Sim Rigs!

    Trak Racer CEO Matt Sten, discusses new Direct Drive, Alpine and his new range of Sim Rigs!

    Trak Racer is at the forefront of innovation in the sim racing industry, especially with its entry into the direct drive wheel market. Over the past 18 months, Trak Racer has not only expanded its product range but has also tackled challenges in logistics and customer support, demonstrating its commitment to enhancing the gaming experience. The partnership with Alpine and the launch of the TRX cockpit mark significant milestones, reflecting the brand's focus on quality and community engagement. As Track Racer continues to develop peripherals and electronics, its goal for 2024 is to further disrupt the market with high-quality, competitively priced products. This video explores the journey of Trak Racer, its attention to detail in product design, and its impact on sim racing culture and hardware evolution. Join us as we delve into what makes Track Racer a brand worth watching in the gaming world.
     
    Listen to our Sim Racing Podcast - Sim Sundays! Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/sim-sundays-fueled-by-asetek/id1629314098 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/0WPShv5KAliIwomn7I61qi?si=e2aaea0eddeb4cc1 Google: https://podcasts.google.com/search/sim%20sundays Search over 3,000 sim racing communities and join your next sim racing league at https://www.gridfinder.com/
     
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    Rev up your set-up with Asetek Sim Sport! Precision, realism, and adrenaline-packed action await. Gear up with the most immersive equipment and Step into the future of sim racing, visit Asetek Sim Sport over at: https://www.asetek.com/simsports/
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    Fancy joining us in our Grid Rival F1 fantasy league? Head to gridfinder.com/gridrival to get involved! Join in with the community!
    Discord: https://discord.gg/gridfinder
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/GridFinder
    Insta: https://www.instagram.com/grid_finder/
    FB: https://www.facebook.com/GridFinder
     
    #simracing #simracingpodcast

    • 1 hr 10 min

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