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Atomic A3

A compact full motion simulator for vehicle based training and entertainment.

  • Realistic feedback

    Feel every bump, rumble, gear change and collision to add incredible immersion to your game.

  • Vr support

    Experience the incredible immersion and the most realistic simulation experience available.


    Compatible with a huge, and rapidly expanding list of games + SDK Developer Support.

Choose your ride

The Atomic A3 simulator is available in 2 configurations, race/flight or HOTAS fighter system.
Just add a PC, VR Headset or display and your choice of controllers.

Atomic A3 race setup

Racing / Flight system

For manual transmission racing or yoke and throttle flight configurations.

from £7140 inc VAT

Atomic A3 Hotas setup

HOTAS Fighter system

For Hands-On-Throttle-And-Stick configurations.

from £6720 inc VAT



The Atomic A-Series ultra-compact motion simulators are unique. Using innovative patented technology, they produce stunning high fidelity motion detail and seriously powerful accelerations to provide a truly exhilarating ride experience.


Huge 27-degree per axis movement range delivers a big simulator feel like no other compact system available on the market today.

Extensive Adjustability

Near-limitless tool-less adjustability to ensure the perfect driving position for cars, planes or fighter jets.


Experience speeds of up to 71 degrees per second across a full dual-axis movement range.

atomic a3 simulator features

Huge 27° Movement per axis

Blistering 71.2° p/s speed

Precise 100Hz Motion detail

Flexible 10 point adjustment

Roboust & Built to last

Ultra compact & less than 50kg

Full spec

High-Fidelity Motion Detail

Powerful feedback and stunning high-fidelity 100Hz motion simulate in-game G-forces to deliver a truly exhilarating and organic experience.

Built to last

Robust, reliable and ready for punishment. Suitable for gaming, professional training and commercial events.

Ultra compact

Ultra-compact, collapsible in minutes for storage or transportation.

Actuate Motion

Actuate Motion is a modern, commercially developed, next generation motion software, that provides the link between the software game and the A-series simulators. The result of a collaboration between Atomic Motion Systems and BlueFlame Digital, our combined knowledge and experience deliver a software that fulfils the stringent criteria of the software content creator, as well as the simplicity required by a VR Arcade or home game player. Learn more

  • Unrivalled games support. Actuate Motion aims to natively support major new titles upon release.
  • Customisable. A flexible SDK allows integration with games written in most common programming languages.
  • Future Proof. The open plugin architecture allows for quick implementation of new VR technology.
  • Easy to Use & Intuitive. Intelligent defaults allow Actuate Motion to run invisibly in the background, or customise the ride experience to your preferences.
Supported Titles
Atomic A3 VR Support

Total immersion

Add incredible immersion and realism to your racing and flight experience by combining the A3 with an Oculus Rift VR Headset. The A3's Ultra-low latency and speeds of up to 71.2 degrees of movement per second also help negate the usual VR motion sickness.

Room to move

The Atomic A3 features a huge 27-degree per axis movement range, aggressive powerful feedback and stunning high-fidelity 100Hz motion ensure an extremely true-to-life reproduction of even the most detailed of forces. Giving you a 'big simulator' feel that no other compact system available on the market today can match.

Novatech Atomic A3 simulator movement range

Powerful sound feedback

Feel the roar of your engine, the thumping bass and the impact of explosions via the powerful Dual Tactile Transducer & amplifier. Fully controllable via Actuate Motion, allowing you to set the vibration level depending on individual game and user preference.

Novatech Atomic A3 Simulator TTI module

Official Supplier

Novatech are proud to have been appointed exclusive distributor in the UK and Europe for the Atomic A3, designed and developed by Atomic Motion Systems.

For further information or commercial enquiries, please contact Novatech on +44 (0)23 9232 2500 or email us using the button below.

Novatech Atomic A3 offical supplier

Supported titles

Below is the list of titles currently supported by Actuate Motion.

  • Assetto Corsa
  • F1 2012
  • F1 2014
  • F1 2015
  • F1 2016
  • F1 2017
  • F1 2018
  • GRID 2
  • GRID Autosport
  • iRacing
  • Project CARS
  • Project CARS 2
  • rFactor
  • rFactor 2
  • DiRT 4
  • DiRT Rally
  • American Truck Simulator
  • Euro Truck Simulator 2
  • War Thunder
  • X-Plane 11
  • Cyber Gunner VR
  • EVE Valkyrie - Warzone
  • NoLimits 2
  • City Car Driving Enterprise Edition
  • EduDrive
  • Titan Vanguard
  • Virtual Battlespace 3

*Please note: support is only assured for full Boxed European editions of each game at this time. Compatibility, though likely, cannot be guaranteed for digital downloads, non-European releases or games utilising unofficial modifications or patches.

Full Specs

Base area
68 x 63 cm
Base area inc foot rest
145 x 63 cm
Height (inc. Seat)
122 cm
No. actuators
Maximum velocity
71.2 degrees/second
Maximum torque
64.4 Nm
Maximum pitch & roll
27 degrees
Min height (approx)
Max height (approx)
200 cm
Max weight (approx)
140 kg
Approx shipping weight
50 kg
Approx power consumption
  • Tough, black powder-coated and stainless steel finish
  • Super-strong, lightweight aluminium chassis with tough ABS housing
  • Precision engineered mechanical parts and high-quality ball bearings provide optimum motion detail and reliability
  • Multi-point adjustable feet and extendable support legs for stability on uneven surfaces
  • Threaded mounting holes provided on base for permanent attachment to floor
  • Optional Ultra-lightweight professional racing seat
  • Gaitered conduits prevent finger trapping and dust entering housing
  • Motion defeat switches in housing halt actuators in the event of contact with a foreign body
  • Large easy-access emergency stop button
  • Low voltage electronics prevent the risk of electric shock
  • Optional 4 point safety harness
  • Independent adjustability for steering shelf, shifter mount and foot rest provides optimum comfort for a large range of riders. Tool-less adjustment allows for a faster and smoother change over for drivers (controller mounts optional)
  • Generously sized control tables with dedicated mounting holes for a number of popular controllers including Logitech and Saitek
  • Platform-based seat reclination mechanism and industry standard seat mounting layout ensures compatibility with a variety of popular fixed-back racing seats.
  • Dual high-speed, high-precision 400mm/s (100N) actuators with maintenance-free brushless stepper motors.
  • Patented load-compensating ForceAssistTM technology maximises performance while minimising actuator power requirement.
  • 100Hz RealFeelTM closed-loop hardware controller ensures jitter-free movement to impart organic motion.
  • Electric blue logo illuminated power indicator and tri-colour status ledS
  • Modular Rear I/O panel features USB 2.0 connectivity
  • 110/240VAC Operation via universal internal power supply
  • Unique RideNet™ PC controlled 100w RMS digital amplifier permits gain and low frequency cut-off to be controlled via PC, allowing auto-recall of settings for individual games or users
  • Powerful Dual Tactile Transducers with 20-100hz frequency response reproduce engine vibrations
  • Integrated audio line-level / headphone repeater facilitates unrestricted chaining of units with no signal loss
  • Connect an almost limitless number of devices via standard RJ45 (Ethernet) cables to operate in unison with AMS' unique RideNet™ passenger system. Individual motion profile settings can be specified for each seat if required
  • Quick and easy device identification and setup system eliminates headaches with large-scale installations
  • Open protocol and SDK for use by software developers
  • DMX512 compatible
  • AMS' bundled Actuate Motion software provides un-rivalled game support, individual user profiles, RideNetTM multi-seat support and editable pre-programmed motion settings for each game.

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