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Sim Racing Garage – Sparco Evo 1 Racing Seat Review

Barry Rowland of the Sim Racing Garage reviews the Sparco Evo 1 Racing Seat.

The Sparco Evo Racing Seat Series of products are not persé sim racing equipment, but let’s face it. If you build a sim racing rig, you will need a racing seat, and what could be better than a high-end product as found in a real-world racing/rally car.

The Sparco Evo competition seat has been developed in collaboration with many leading drivers to produce a racing seat ideally suited for circuit racing but is also a great seat to use in rally cars. Constructed from fiberglass to form a light shell the Evo seat is safe and comfortable.

Barry Rowland always wanted to put a high-end racing seat in his rig. In this episode of the Sim Racing Garage, Barry Rowland will review the product materials, explains the mounting options and performs a test of the Sparco Evo 1 mounted on his SimXperience Full Motion rig.  The Sparco Evo 1 version is the lightest and smallest out of the Sparco Evo Series and should have a beneficial effect on the rig’s motion and tactile feedback features.

The Sparco Evo 1 version is the lightest and smallest out of the Sparco Evo Series and should have a beneficial effect on the rig’s motion and tactile feedback features. Barry jumps in the iRacing Formula Renault 2.0 and runs some laps on the virtual Watkins Glen circuit.

The Sparco Evo 1 Racing Seat is available in Europe for a price between €400 and €500. The US prices seem to be slightly higher at the time of writing.

Evo Racing Seat Features:

  • FIA Approved
  • Light Fiberglass Shell
  • NonSlip material On Shoulders And Base Cushion
  • Side Mounted
  • Removable Centre Cushion
  • For Use With 4, 5 Or 6 Point Race Harnesses
  • Suitable For Race Or Rally and of course Sim Racing

 

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Evo Seat Diminsions

  • Evo 1 –  A= 60cm / B= 61cm / C= 50cm / D= 46cm / E= 89cm / F= 46cm – Weight = 8.3 Kg
  • Evo 2 Plus Seat –  A= 58cm / B= 63cm / C= 51cm / D= 45cm / E= 92cm / F= 48cm – Weight = 9.6 Kg
  • Evo 3 Seat –  A= 65cm / B= 60cm / C= 58cm / D= 52cm / E= 88cm / F= 51cm
    Weight = 8.9 Kg
For more info head over to www.sparco.it

Sparco Evo Racing Seat



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