Sim racing online can be stressful and often dilute the enjoyment of sim racing, with AI you are free to do what you like without the angst of ruining some one’s race or the frustration of being rear-ended and your ratings plummet like a shooting star.
With hotlapping, it’s simply about you the sim driver versus the track and the clock, against other similar minded simmers. PowerQ explains in this video how hotlapping can actually raise your game.
He says in the intro: “In this video, I wanted to talk about my newest love in simracing, hotlapping! It makes you a faster, better and more consistent driver, and I wanted to share that with you guys!”