Secrets of GTR2

Welcome to Secrets of GTR2 where I will be recording my experience, tips, tricks, resources and other helpful information as I get into GTR2.

Secrets of GTR2

Welcome to Secrets of GTR2 where I will be recording my experience, tips, tricks, resources and other helpful information as I get into GTR2.

Secrets is a series of blog posts I started with Secrets of iRacing and which has grown to include Secrets of GTR2, Secrets of Race 07, Secrets of Automobilista, and Secrets of rFactor 2. The “secrets” part is a little dramatic but there are quite a few tips and tricks I think new users will find very valuable and interesting.

Update 2019-12-28 (3): Added some XD tweaks to move the Tire Temps (Motec) box to avoid covering flag indicators by default.

Update 2019-12-28 (2): Updated NVIDIA Inspector Settings to my latest.

Update 2019-12-28: Check out the Sounds of GTR2 Mod for a complete revamp of the audio of all original content cars. I really like these sounds. Where the originals sound very synthetic, these have a rougher, more raw feeling to them, which I prefer and to me sound more realistic.

Older updates are archived at the bottom under the Updates section.

What is GTR2?

From the Wikipedia entry,

GTR 2 – FIA GT Racing Game is a sports car racing simulator developed by Blimey! Games and SimBin Studios (later Sector3 Studios) for the x86 PC and is a sequel to GTR. Since its release in September 2006, it has received widespread acclaim. The game simulates the 2003 and 2004 FIA GT Championship racing series.

And here’s the official game trailer,

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GOG.com and Atari Team Up to Deliver Classic Gaming

More respect to GOG.com, purveyors of fine classic gaming wares, on their recently announced partnership to deliver games in partnership with Atari.

More respect to GOG.com, purveyors of fine classic gaming wares, on their recently announced partnership to deliver games from Atari.

I plug GOG quite often but they’ve earned it. They keep delivering knockout retro gaming XP/Vista/7 compatible, DRM-free, ridiculously cheap gaming.

Do yourself a favour and check out their games.