AMS2 controller settings

Best Automobilista 2 Controller Settings

Looking for the best settings for racing Automobilista 2 with a controller?

As you can imagine, having proper settings can make a big difference in lap times and overall performance.

In fact there are many factors to consider when choosing the best controller settings for Automobilista 2.

In this article, we will go over some of the most important factors and help you choose the best settings for your racing needs.

So if you’re ready to take your racing to the next level, let’s get started!

Can you Play Automobilista 2 with a controller?

Yes, you can play Automobilista 2 with a controller and still be pretty fast.

Even though we always recommend using a steering wheel and pedals for the best possible experience, controllers can still be a great way to get you started quickly and with zero extra cost.

With that said, let’s take a look at some of the most important factors to consider when choosing the best settings for your controller.

What controllers can you use for AMS2?

The best controller to use for AMS2 are probably the Xbox 360 and Xbox One controllers.

That’s because they provide the best overall button layout and feedback.

The PlayStation 4 controller is also a good choice, but it doesn’t seem to work as well.

Where do you change the controller settings on Automobilista 2?

Now that we’ve gone through some frequently asked questions, let’s get into the nitty-gritty of setting up your controller for AMS2.

The first thing you’ll want to do is head to your controller settings in the game.

You can find this by going to “Options” > “Control scheme” > Finally to “Configuration”.

AMS2 controller configuration settings

The best controller settings for Automobilista 2 are:

  • Steering deadzone = 3
  • Steering sensitivity = 30
  • Throttle deadzone = 0
  • Throttle sensitivity = 10
  • Brake deadzone = 0
  • Brake sensitivity = 10
  • Clutch deadzone = 10
  • Clutch sensitivity = 25
  • Controller damping = 25
  • Controller vibration = 0
  • RPM/Gear display = Yes

Automobilista 2 Controller Settings

AMS2 Control scheme settings

Then, make sure your control scheme settings are set accordingly:

  • Type = Gamepad
  • Make = Microsoft
  • Model = Xbox One
  • Press on “Calibrate Pedals” and calibrate them
  • Automatic clutch = On
  • Gearing = Manual
  • Inverted gearing = NO
  • Inverted camera Y axis = No

AMS2 controller settings

As you can see we’ll want to make sure that almost all our deadzones are set to zero and that our pedals sensitivity is very low so that it doesn’t interfere with our throttle and brake inputs.

We also don’t want our controller to vibrate since it can be quite distracting while racing.

Finally, we want to make sure that our gear changing is set to manual and that we have the option to invert our cameras if needed.


So here were our recommended controller settings for Automobilista 2.

Keep in mind that these are just general guidelines and that you might need to make some adjustments depending on your own driving style and preferences.

If you’re looking for more specific advice, feel free to check out our other articles or join our community forums where we can help you find the best settings for your needs.

Good luck and we’ll see you on track! 🙂

Automobilista 2 – Related articles

error: Content is protected !!