August 5, 2012
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The Dyno Sessions Kickstarter Project: Complete!

I just want to share the good news with everyone that the Kickstarter-backed Dyno Sessions recording project has now come to completion. The process has been a very enlightening one and also a very enjoyable one. I’m honored to have … Continue reading

April 11, 2012
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Forza Tire Physicist Talks Shop

I originally found this at Reddit’s r/forza, though it has also been posted on the forzamotorsport.net forums recently as well. In either case, Brian Beckman, the physicist behind Forza’s tire model, gives an incredible hour-long presentation on the complications of … Continue reading

January 25, 2012
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Cool things I’ve found on Twitter

Twitter has been a great resource for finding some fun things on the interwebs. Usually I’ll pull up the twitter app on my ipod touch when there’s 10 minutes to kill, read through what’s new, and “Favorite” anything I find … Continue reading

November 5, 2011
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It really is all about the tires.

Here’s a couple videos for your enjoyment on tires (or tyres) going crazy. 2006 V8 Supercars at Bathurst (Mount Panorama), camera mounted under Craig Lowndes’ #888. PS, why is this track not in any game yet? Tire deformation test, I … Continue reading

July 5, 2011
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Audi LMS Produces a Stunning Video

I’ve posted some tidbits from Audi’s design and media studio before, but this one is exceptionally awesome. Not a lot of amazing sounds, but plenty of good pictures and fantastic storytelling. Thanks for the great video, Audi, and congrats to … Continue reading