NASCAR 21 Ignition: How to Get Your Wheel Working (Update 1.21)

An instructional guide on how to get your wheel & pedals working in version of the game.

Note: NASCAR 21: Ignition is the official video game of the world’s most popular stock car racing series. 


As of version of the game, my wheel and pedals would not work (Thrustmaster Ts-XW & Heusinkveld sprint pedals. So I sought a solution.

How-To Get Your Wheel Working
This method should work with any wheel and pedal setup.

Downloads rFactor 2 demo and configure your wheel and pedals to rFactor 2 and save your settings as something memorable like “Nascar ignition”

These will be saved somewhere like H:\Steam Games\steamapps\common\rFactor 2\UserData\Controller

Copy this over to H:\Steam Games\steamapps\common\NASCAR 21 Ignition\NascarNext\Content\Physics\Assets\Controllers

Then select the wheel profile “nascar ignition” in the options.

NASCAR 21 Ignition Update 1.21 Log
Added "Off" Steering Assist option
Added Vibration support
Improved Spotter audio triggers
Improved Car damage animations
Improved balancing of "Low" Steering Assist option
Improved Rear view functionality in Chase Camera
Fixed issue with AI Car slowdown on certain tracks
Fixed issue with Car Setups not saving when exiting Datapad
Misc. fixes, optimizations, and quality of life improvements

Thanks to Pitlanes for his great guide, all credit to his effort. you can also read the original guide from Steam Community. enjoy the game.

Post Author: Robins Chew

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