All News: Open Wheel Racing


Costantini Rebounds to Score Force Dynamics Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Win at Spa

September 24th, 2021 by

Last week’s Force Dynamics Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Championship opener at Watkins Glen couldn’t have been much more disappointing than it was for Michele Costantini. The Italian driver, known as one of the best virtual open-wheel racers in the world, fell from sixth on the grid to 16th at race’s end, setting off his championship … Read the Rest »

Force Dynamics Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Championship Race Preview: Spa-Francorchamps

September 23rd, 2021 by

After an exciting debut last week at Watkins Glen, the Force Dynamics Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Championship heads to one of racing’s most iconic venues at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps for round two on Thursday. The race can be seen live starting at 3PM ET/19:00 GMT at iRacing.com/live and across iRacing’s full slate of social media … Read the Rest »

iRacing Partners With Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team to Build Multiple World-Class Racing Vehicles

September 22nd, 2021 by

iRacing and the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team are pleased to announce that the iconic race team will bring multiple vehicles to iRacing in future builds. Headlined first by the Mercedes-AMG F1 W12 E Performance that currently leads the World Constructors’ Championship standings, the partnership is the latest example of a strengthened commitment by iRacing … Read the Rest »

Maarten van Loozenoord Wins Inaugural Force Dynamics Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Round at Watkins Glen

September 17th, 2021 by

R8G Esports’ Maarten van Loozenoord may have qualified on the pole, but it took a dramatic last-lap move back into the lead for him to take the win in the first-ever Force Dynamics Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Championship round at Watkins Glen International on Thursday. van Loozenoord found his way around the Apex Racing Team … Read the Rest »

Force Dynamics Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Championship Race Preview: Watkins Glen

September 16th, 2021 by

Top-tier open-wheel racing is back on the pro series menu at iRacing, as the Force Dynamics Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Championship kicks off its 10-race season today from Watkins Glen International. The race can be seen live starting at 3PM ET/19:00 GMT at iRacing.com/live and across iRacing’s full slate of social media channels. The new … Read the Rest »

2021 Season 3 Week 13 is HERE!

September 6th, 2021 by

Get ready for the new content of 2021 Season 4 with a new slate of Week 13 series to cap off 2021 Season 3! Featuring the debuts of the Porsche 911 GT3 Cup (992), Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo, and Hungaroring—all of which are in the latest Shiny New Shakedown—and Hickory Motor Speedway, the new schedule … Read the Rest »

AI Hosted Comes to iRacing!

September 2nd, 2021 by

Multiple iRacers from all over the world can trade paint with AI drivers for the first time as AI Hosted events come to iRacing with the 2021 Season 4 build! Using any of our AI-enabled content, you’ll be able to create race sessions that fill up the field with virtual drivers to compete alongside real … Read the Rest »

Force Dynamics To Serve as Title Sponsor of Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Championship

August 26th, 2021 by

iRacing is pleased to welcome Force Dynamics as the title sponsor of the Force Dynamics Dallara iRacing Grand Prix Championship for the 2021 season. The long-awaited return of grand prix-style competition at the professional level on iRacing kicks off on September 16 at Watkins Glen International, with a $25,000 prize pool at the end of … Read the Rest »

Rain, Mount Washington, Hungaroring, Hickory Confirmed Over Huge Weekend of iRacing News

August 2nd, 2021 by

As part of iRacing’s inaugural 4 Hours of Charlotte Benefiting the National MS Society, iRacing executives have announced numerous new content and features that will debut on the sim in the coming months. Here’s a quick refresher in case you missed any of the news: #RainConfirmed Work-in-Progress photo of rain from Executive Producer @greghi11‘s interview … Read the Rest »

iRacing Downshift #36: Steve Myers Returns (And So Do We!)

July 15th, 2021 by

Click here to listen to the latest iRacing Downshift! It’s been a while, eh? We’re bringing the heat to make up for lost time on iRacing Downshift with Steve Myers as our special guest to talk track reconfigurations, NASCAR Next Gen, Chicago, and all the other cool stuff you’ve been seeing lately. We also catch … Read the Rest »