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iRacing by the Numbers

October 9, 2013

Bedford, MA (October 9, 2013) It’s hard to say just how big 800,000,000 is. If you started counting at the rate of one number per second, it would take until the year 2038 to reach 800,000,000. Mileage-wise, 800,000,000 is a little less than the round trip distance between Jupiter and the Sun. On a less celestial … Read the Rest »

iRacing Adds Linux to Existing MAC and PC Platforms

September 24, 2013

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Bedford, MA (September 23, 2013) The world’s premier motorsports simulation service keeps getting better and better.  Recent weeks have seen the release of the Mac OS X version of iRacing and the addition of full native support for the Oculus Rift Virtual headset to the service.  Today, iRacing.com announced a Linux version of the online … Read the Rest »

Mac OS X Version of iRacing.com Now Available

September 5, 2013

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World’s leading PC Racing Game/Simulation expands to Mac Bedford, MA (September 5, 2013) – The world’s foremost PC racing simulation service just expanded its reach: iRacing.com’s Mac OS X version is now available.  What’s more, a Linux version is expected to be released in the near future. iRacing president Tony Gardner stated, “Not only are … Read the Rest »

NASCAR Next Taps iRacers

July 2, 2013

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Bedford, MA (July 2, 2013) – NASCAR has seen the future . . . and it’s chock full of iRacers.  NASCAR Next, an initiative spotlighting NASCAR’s rising stars, recently tabbed eight iRacers in its class of 2013.  In addition to competing in various NASCAR series across the country, the 13 drivers named to the program … Read the Rest »

iRacing Reaches Milestones

July 1, 2013

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Five years of great racing = three quarters of a billion laps Bedford, MA (July 1, 2013) iRacing.com, the world’s premier online motorsport simulation service opened its virtual doors five years ago this summer and, today, is closing in on three quarters of a billion laps raced (yes, that’s billion with a ‘b’). While the … Read the Rest »

iRacing Artists Make Their Mark in NASCAR

June 14, 2013

Kevin King's Mountain Dew Paint Scheme on Dale Earnhardt Jr's car

Since iRacing.com opened its virtual doors for business in 2008, the online racing service’s meticulously modeled race cars and tracks have proven to be valuable tools for professional race drivers, be they established stars like NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and Brad Keselowski, emerging talent like Nationwide Series Rookie of the Year Landon Cassill or Conor … Read the Rest »

The Art and Physics of iRacing’s Gen-6 Cars

March 27, 2013

iRacing now has Fords and Chevrolets racing against each other in official NASCAR series.

As the saying goes, “art imitates life.” Or is it the other way around? Does life imitate art? In the case of iRacing’s Gen-6 Chevy SS and Ford Fusion, it’s both. Read on . . . Just two days after Jimmie Johnson drove his new Generation-6 Chevrolet SS to victory in 2013 Daytona 500 on … Read the Rest »

">Console Racers Help Fuel iRacing Growth

Bedford, MA (September 3)  An influx of former console-based sim-racers is helping to fuel the growth of iRacing.com.  Since opening its virtual doors for business in August of 2008, the online motorsports simulation service has seen its membership ranks steadily grow to the point where there are now nearly 50,000 iRacers around the world. While … Read the Rest »

iRacing Adds Interlagos

January 25, 2013

iRacing.com, the world’s premier online motorsports service, has added Brazil’s legendary Interlagos to its catalogue of laser-scanned race tracks.  Formally known as Autódromo José Carlos Pace, the circuit joins more than 50 road courses and ovals available to the nearly 40,000 iRacers subscribers worldwide. “We’re excited to add Interlagos to our service,” says Tony Gardner, … Read the Rest »

Van Gisbergen Tops iRacing Pro Race of Champions

December 13, 2012

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Shane Van Gisbergen and Chad McCumbee each won a pole position and a race, and they each finished third in the other race, but Van Gisbergen won the third tie-breaker and was crowned the winner of the second annual iRacing Pro Race of Champions. McCumbee (NASCAR CWTS) dominated the opening round of the Chevy Silverado … Read the Rest »