- iRacing.com Announces iRacing 2.020,153
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- Release Notes for 2012 Season 311,406
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- The iRacing.com Protest System – May, 201210,316
- Building the iRacing System 1018,978
- Improving the Sound of iRacing7,613
- iRacing.com to Build Digital Honda for New Super GT Series7,367
- Two New Cars and Two New Tracks Coming to iRacing Soon6,747
- iRacing.com Announces iRacing 2.0
- The iRacing.com Protest System - May, 2012
- Scanning What’s in Store for iRacing with Tony Gardner
- iRacing Simulation Gives NASCAR Hall of Fame Guests Authentic Driving Experience
- Tips from a Human Sim-Racer
- iRacing.com to create virtual McLaren MP4-12C GT3
- iRacing to Build Virtual RUF RT12R
- 'Shootout' Time Trials Coming To Indy 500
- License Levels and Promotions
- Penske Begins Post-Marlboro Era
February 7th, 2012
Red Bull Racing team principal Christian Horner is upbeat about his car’s progress during the first day of the Jerez test, hailing the new RB8′s first day on track as ‘positive’. Although it is too early to read anything into the overall laptimes, with Mark Webber fourth fastest, eight tenths of a second off Lotus driver Kimi Raikkonen, Horner was encouraged that the RB8 was performing as hoped. “It has been a positive first day,” said Horner when asked by AUTOSPORT whether the car was performing as expected
February 6th, 2012
Scuderia Toro Rosso was the third team to launch its car for the 2012 season on Monday, unveiling the STR7 at the Jerez circuit.
December 19th, 2011
McLaren will have its new car ready for the first test of 2012, after the team confirmed on Monday it will be launched on 1 February. With tougher crash test regulations in place for next year, allied to a two-week gap between the first and second test, it had been expected that a number of outfits could choose to delay the launch of their new cars to make the most of extra development time. However, McLaren’s announcement that the MP4-27 will be ready for the opening test at Jerez, which takes place from February 7-9, means the team follows Ferrari and Red Bull Racing in opting to get running as early as possible.
December 6th, 2011
Nasser Al-Attiyah will defend his Dakar Rally title in January in a Hummer run by Team Robby Gordon. The 40-year-old Qatari won the 2011 event for Volkswagen after triumphing in a tight battle with his team-mate Carlos Sainz, but looked likely to miss next year’s rally after the team pulled out of desert raids to focus on its World Rally Championship programme. However, he has secured a late deal to drive a second Hummer alongside team owner Gordon, and will carry the number 300, which is usually reserved for former winners in such a situation
November 16th, 2011
JR Hildebrand will remain with Panther Racing until at least the end of the 2013 IndyCar Series season after the team confirmed it had taken its option up on the 23-year-old Californian. Hildebrand finished runner-up in the Rookie of the Year standings behind Newman/Haas driver James Hinchcliffe and would have won his maiden Indianapolis 500 had he not crashed on the final turn, handing victory to the late Dan Wheldon
November 5th, 2011
Gresini Racing earned a poignant one-two on the Valencia Moto2 grid with Michele Pirro and Yuki Takahashi, as Stefan Bradl wrapped up the 2011 championship through Marc Marquez’s absence. Although Bradl’s title rival Marquez had announced on Friday that he would not be fit to race at Valencia following his Sepang qualifying crash, his team left the door open to a late recovery, leaving Bradl uncertain whether he really could celebrate the championship or not. But with Marquez sitting out qualifying and confirming that his optic nerve injury would not allow him to ride at all this weekend, Bradl can go into tomorrow’s season finale knowing his points tally cannot be beaten and the title is sealed
October 15th, 2011
Lewis Hamilton said he was delighted to be on pole position for the Korean Grand Prix, but admitted it is the race that counts.
September 23rd, 2011
Vitaly Petrov has no concerns about his future at Renault – despite speculation that he could be replaced at the Enstone-based outfit for 2012.
September 15th, 2011
Nick Heidfeld has not given up on a return to Formula 1 next year, despite being dropped by the Renault team last month. The German lost his seat at the Enstone-based outfit ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix, after the team felt that it needed a shake-up of its driver line-up and wanted to give Bruno Senna a chance
July 13th, 2011
Red Bull owner Dietrich Mateschitz says there are absolutely no doubts that Mark Webber will stay with the outfit next year, even after the team orders controversy. The team was involved in a row after asking Webber to ‘maintain the gap’ when fighting for second place with team-mate Sebastian Vettel in the latter stages of the British Grand Prix. Webber admitted after the race that he had ignored the orders and that he was not happy about them.
June 25th, 2011
Sebastian Vettel insisted there was too much talk about how the rule changes would affect Red Bull’s performance, after the team dominated yet another qualifying session.
May 23rd, 2011
Patrick Carpentier said he had been really looking forward to the prospect of making a single-seater return had he been able to get into the Indianapolis 500 field with Dragon Racing. The 39-year-old Canadian was a Champ Car and IndyCar frontrunner from 1997 to 2005 but has since focused on stock cars
March 26th, 2011
Jenson Button says McLaren has taken a huge step forward compared to winter testing, after the team enjoyed a positive start to the season in qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix.
March 25th, 2011
Hispania boss Colin Kolles is expecting a “normal” day on Saturday after the team failed to do any significant running on Friday. Italian Tonio Liuzzi managed just an installation lap today, after finally hitting the track with two minutes left in the afternoon session. He didn’t set a time
March 24th, 2011
New HRT signing Narain Karthikeyan has admitted that he has concerns over HRT’s ability to qualify for the Australian Grand Prix after the team’s new F111 contender did not turn a wheel during winter testing. The new car was unveiled during the final pre-season test at Barcelona but did not actually run, meaning that the Indian – who returns to Formula 1 for the first time since 2004 – and his team-mate Vitantonio Liuzzi have six hours running time between them on Friday to sort out any new-car niggles with the chassis
March 19th, 2011
The World Touring Car Championship organisers have confirmed that Alain Menu will jump from 11th on the Curitiba race two grid as a result of the penalty handed to Fredy Barth.
February 4th, 2011
Leading Formula Renault 3.5 team ISR Racing has reached an agreement with Nathanael Berthon for the 2011 season.
November 23rd, 2010
Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has predicted that 2011 could be a big season for Jaime Alguersuari, who Tost feels has made major progress during 2010. The 20-year-old Spaniard finished the season by beating Felipe Massa to ninth place in Abu Dhabi.
November 15th, 2010
Red Bull Racing and Sebastian Vettel clinched the world championship in the ‘right way’ reckons boss Christian Horner, after the team refused to throw its weight behind one driver this year.
October 29th, 2010
Guy Wilks said the opportunity to join Peugeot UK in the Intercontinental Rally Challenge was “too good to resist”, after the team confirmed his signing, as predicted by AUTOSPORT. Wilks’ first outing in the 207 S2000 recently vacated by 2009 champion Kris Meeke will be on the opening IRC round of 2011, the Monte Carlo Rally in January. Wilks’ co-driver Phil Pugh will join him in making the switch from Skoda UK to the Kronos Racing-run Peugeot next season.