Originally Posted by Z K
If you want video, you need to press video. Then if you want to manually record video, you press the record button. Otherwise if you have a track map loaded, it will automatically record video when the lap starts - but only while on the video screen.
and after the first lap(at least for the way I entered the track at California Speedway), I screwed up my first session by hitting manual record when it didn't start on the first lap.