Assetto Corsa

Published on March 29th, 2012 | by Alisdair


Assetto Corsa – Tatuus FA01 Licensing Announced

Kunos Simulazioni has announced the official licensing of the Tatuus FA01 for their upcoming title currently in development Assetto Corsa. The Tatuus FA01 currently competes in an Italian based championship, ACI CSAI Formula Arbarth.

The car has been reproduced for Assetto Corsa following the tradition of Kunos Simulazioni relating to open-wheeler cars as the work in close cooperation with the Tatuus racing engineers and also study real technical specifications in order to reproduce the car with its dynamic behavior with as much accuracy as possible.

Kunos Simulazioni dynamic modeler, Aristotelis Vasilakos commented:
“From a driver’s point of view, this car is a delight to drive. It has plenty of both mechanical and aero grip and can carry incredible amounts of speed into turns. It is very stable under braking and acceleration and you can safely drive it around any circuit without problems, making it the perfect single seater for youngsters starting out in racing. Still, it is a very sensitive racing car and the more you push to find the limits the more difficult it becomes to find lap time. The driver ends up braking very late into every curve, turning in very fast and stepping on the gas pedal as soon as possible. When you reach this kind of limit, then you’re really on the edge, and being so fast in any corner can make the car reactions tricky to handle, so try to not upset it as it might turn around and bite you.

We think this is the perfect car to start learning the secrets of car setup and racing against others. Do not expect to be able to drift everywhere around the circuit with this car, but do expect to be able to carry

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