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Trak Racer TR8 Cockpit Review By The SRG

Trak Racer TR8 Cockpit Review By The SRG

Trak Racer TR8 Cockpit Review By The SRG

Barry Rowland of the Sim Racing Garage presents his full review of the Trak Racer TR8 sim racing cockpit. The review is split up in two parts, covering the build, the setup, and the test drive.

Since 2008, Australian, Melbourne based simulator company Trak Racer is producing several different static sim racing simulators and accessories for the international market including the popular Trak Racer RS8, RS6, and the all-new TR160 aluminum profile cockpit.

The new TR8 cockpit which is the successor of their successful RS8 chassis. is designed from the ground up to improve on its already impressive predecessor. The TR8 is stronger, more adjustable and is stunning to look at.

The Trak Racer TR8 is up for pre-order via the official website at a very reasonable 765.00 EUR / 765.00USD / 587.65GBP + shipping.

Trak Racer TR8 Overview

  • Direct Drive & Belt Drive Wheel Ready!
  • Compatible with PC and Console
  • Compatible with all popular steering wheels, pedals, and shifters on the market
  • Stiffened Dual-Supported NO FLEX Wheel Shaft
  • Integrated Single Monitor Stand to support displays up to 70” (Triple Display Stand Optional)
  • Patented 3-Point adjustable steering wheel mount with slide
  • Superior build quality, stability, and comfort
  • Improved Left and Right-Side Gear Shift mount with pre-drilled mounting points and slide
  • Reinforced Angle and Distance Adjustable Pedal Mount, suitable for all the big brands!
  • Designed and Engineered in Australia

Frame/Chassis Features

  • Solid framework with no obstruction between your legs and no wheel side supports required
  • 580mm wide for firm stance when racing
  • Low ground clearance with hardwood rubber floor protectors
  • Finished in 2″(51mm) high-grade steel tubing

Integrated Single Monitor Stand Features

  • Adjustable Design allows you to swivel the display for use between sim racing and using it as a TV stand
  • VESA Mounting Bracket for 100mm and 200mm Display mounting points
  • Optional – Triple Monitor Mount (SKU TR-TR8-M)
  • Optional – Large VESA Extension Mounts (SKU TR-80)

Fiberglass GT-Style Race Seat Features

  • Premium race-ready high-grade seat with hardback
  • Adjustable driving position seat
  • Ergonomically designed for extended periods of use
  • High-density foam construction
  • Weight Restrictions: Up to 160kg (352 lbs)
  • Seat Sliders Included

Adjustable Wheel Mount Features

  • Solid construction
  • Pre-drilled mounting points for all major brand wheels
  • 3-Point Adjustment allows you to adjust the height and angle of the mount
  • Patent design

Adjustable Pedal Mount Features

  • Fully adjustable bracket for both angle slide
  • 100mm forward/backsliding mount
  • Welded steel frame on the underside of the mount for added strength
  • Pre-drilled mounting points for all major brand pedals including

Reinforced Left or Right-Side Mounting Gear Shift Mount Features

  • The Distance Slider mount allows you to adjust the position of the mount to the most ergonomic position for you
  • Angle Adjustment enabled you to face the shift mount inwards, flat and outwards for customized adjustability
  • Pre-drilled mounting points for all major brand shifters including Thrustmaster TSS, Fanatec Clubsport and more
  • Optional – Integrated Handbrake Mount (SKU Right Side TR-HB-R and Left Side TR-HB-L)

What’s Included

  • 2″ Industrial Strength Iron Chassis
  • Single Monitor Stand Mount
  • Fully Adjustable Angle Pedal Mount with Distance Slider
  • Premium Seat Sliders
  • Left/Right Mounting Gear Shifter
  • Fiberglass Race Seat
  • Angle, Slide and Height Adjustable Wheel Mount
  • Tools and screws included
  • Assembly Instructions
  Official Webpage – www.trakracer.com

Trak Racer TR8 Front

TR8 4 TR8 5
Trak Racer TR8 Cockpit Features



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