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iRacing Announces Two World of Outlaw eSport World Championship Series

March 16th, 2018 by

Two new World Championship eSport Series will be launched this spring on iRacing – the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Championship Series and the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Championship Series. These series will pit the world’s fastest online racers against each other on digital replications of some of the most iconic dirt … Read the Rest »

iRacing Announces New Red Bull GRC World Championship eSport Series

March 14th, 2018 by

iRacing has announced the addition of a new World Championship level eSport series featuring Global Rallycross. The Red Bull GRC World Championship eSport Series will debut this spring on the online racing platform and will showcase the world’s fastest online Red Bull GRC racers competing for more than $17,000 in cash and prizes.   Red … Read the Rest »

Leahy Dominant at ISM Raceway in NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series

March 14th, 2018 by Jason Lofing

Keegan Leahy dominated the NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series race at ISM Raceway in Phoenix, AZ, leading 140 of 156 laps after starting from the outside pole. A flurry of cautions near the end of the race led to a four-lap shootout with Leahy leading the field to the green. He easily held off Jimmy … Read the Rest »

NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series 2018 Power Rankings: Race 2

March 12th, 2018 by Steve Luvender

1: Bobby Zalenski (+2) The usual No. 83 driver raced the No. 2 car at Daytona to a sixth-place finish — and now Bobby Zalenski heads to Phoenix, where he scored a win as a rookie last year. 2: Ryan Luza (-1) The 2017 champ didn’t have the result at Daytona he’d hoped, but it’s … Read the Rest »

Blocker Steals Retro All-Star Race in Closing Laps

March 12th, 2018 by Jason Galvin

Everyone knew who the dominant car was Thursday night, but as is often the case in racing, the fastest car doesn’t always win. Ryan Otis looked untouchable, leading the first 26 laps from the pole. But Adam Blocker made up two seconds on pit entrance – even making contact with Otis at the pit entry … Read the Rest »

NASCAR Peak Antifreeze iRacing Series: ISM Preview

March 9th, 2018 by

Heading into Phoenix, Nick Ottinger finds himself atop the standings after a victory in the season opener at Daytona ended the longest winless streak of his career at 34 races. Moving out West, the NPAiS will take on the newly named ISM Raceway for 156 laps. This will be the 4th race for the series … Read the Rest »

Virtual Racing School – VRS – Named Title Sponsor of iRacing GT World Championship

March 8th, 2018 by

iRacing is pleased to announce an expanded partnership with Virtual Racing School – VRS, which includes title sponsorship rights to three online racing series, including the top level VRS GT iRacing World Championship. VRS and iRacing have been partners for years and this new agreement solidifies the relationship even further while giving VRS additional branding … Read the Rest »

Physics Modeling: NTM V7 Info (plus more)

March 2nd, 2018 by Dave Kaemmer

It’s been quite a while since I’ve written about the tire model, and I know some of you are eager to hear more about it. It has gone through several iterations since the new tire model (NTM) was first unveiled and I wrote the first incomprehensible blog about it. I am wrapping up the work … Read the Rest »

Dallara IR-18 Indy Car to Make Racing Debut on

March 2nd, 2018 by

INDYCAR’s latest generation race car, the Dallara IR-18, will make its virtual racing debut on March 6th. This will put iRacing members in the unique position of being able to race the new car online before the Verizon IndyCar Series kicks off on March 11th.   iRacing’s long standing partnership with Dallara Automobili and … Read the Rest »

Ottinger Kicks Off 2018 NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series with Daytona Victory

February 21st, 2018 by Jason Lofing

Nick Ottinger claimed victory in the opening round of the 2018 NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series at Daytona International Speedway Monday night. The premier NASCAR online racing series features the world’s fastest drivers racing virtual Chevrolets, Toyotas and Fords on tracks all around the US – competing for a NASCAR Championship and a $10,000 prize. … Read the Rest »