Something like a GoPro, (seen on the left) makes the track look flat. When you actually drive a track, so much more texture sticks out in your mind, and so many more faraway details seem to shoot into your peripheral vision. You notice these little ticks even more in Project CARS than you do in the real life video.


As our colleagues at Kotaku point out, the graphics in Project CARS are staggeringly good, but it's not that they're amazingly close to looking real; it's that they're better than real life.

It's not that the visuals in Project CARS are perfect; they're more than that.