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iRacing Backs Chili Bowl Winner For Third Straight Year; Kyle Larson Wins

January 20th, 2020 by

For the third consecutive year, the Golden Driller awarded to the winner of the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals went to a driver carrying the iRacing logo on his dirt midget. This time, however, it was Kyle Larson, who finally took his first victory in the prestigious event over Christopher Bell in a reverse of … Read the Rest »

iRacing Developer Blog: S4 Updates to the Dynamic Track Model

August 15th, 2019 by Dan Garrison

My name is Dan Garrison, and I am a Senior Software Engineer with iRacing. I was recently on the iRacing Downshift weekly podcast discussing some exciting changes coming to the dynamic track model. The feedback has been great, and I wanted to take a few moments to follow up with more detail. For those who … Read the Rest »

iRacing Downshift #3 – Road Race-O-Rama and Dirt Track Drama

June 28th, 2019 by

It’s (almost) all about road racing on the latest iRacing Downshift! From two new public series and the Formula Renault 3.5 in the Throw N’ Go Challenge to NASCAR at Sonoma and a Porsche Esports Supercup preview, those who like turning left and right should find plenty to enjoy this week. We’ve also got a … Read the Rest »

iRacing Downshift #2 – Bumping, Banging, and “Bobbitt Reads Comments”

June 21st, 2019 by

  Today on the iRacing Downshift, we preview the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model World Championship and Porsche SimRacing Trophy. We discuss penalties for both aggressive driving in NASCAR and fueling limits at Le Mans, look ahead to the return of the carousel at Sonoma Raceway, and introduce the Throw N’ Go Challenge … Read the Rest »

iRacing Downshift #1 – PEAK at Sonoma, Porsche at Canadian Tire, IndyCar Pit Crews and Vettel’s Penalty

June 14th, 2019 by

Today on the iRacing Downshift, we discuss the latest World Championship eSport news as the eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series visits Sonoma and the Porsche Esports Supercup heads north of the border. We also discuss Sebastian Vettel’s penalty in Canada, IndyCar pit road incidents, NASCAR at Michigan, and more! iRacing DownShift is available on iTunes … Read the Rest »

Driver Draft Order Announced for eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series

January 29th, 2019 by

Real World Teams To Draft Pro eSports Drivers The 2019 eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series sees the introduction of official teams into the series. Teams including Joe Gibbs Racing, Jr Motorsports, Wood Brothers Racing, Williams Esports and G2 Esports will participate in the driver draft on January 30th and will each select two drivers to … Read the Rest »

Get to Know: Ethan Moore

December 14th, 2015 by

An iRacer since February of 2013, and a racer at heart, Ethan Moore has enjoyed a lot of success in life and on the virtual track. Moore, a 23 year old Texas native and Mechanical Engineering graduate, first visited victory lane on iRacing on August 1st, 2014, at the Richmond International Raceway in the NASCAR … Read the Rest »

13 into 41 Equals Victory

November 16th, 2015 by

Robert Blouin made 13 gallons of fuel last 41 laps to win the Big Joe Cam Anniversary 150 at Chicagoland Speedway, his first win in the Lionheart IndyCar Series. Blouin led just one lap, but it was the most important lap, as he passed Michel de Jonge’s slowing car in turn one on the final … Read the Rest »

ineX Racing Steps It Up in Blancpain GT Qualification

November 14th, 2015 by

To be competitive in a series such as the iRacing.com Blancpain Endurance Series is certainly a feat worth being proud of. It’s not easy to jump into a series as top-heavy as this and be able to pull a top-five finish out of the hat. To be able to win, however, one must drive at … Read the Rest »

A Win-Win Situation

November 13th, 2015 by

In racing as in business, there’s almost nothing better than a win-win situation where both parties to a deal benefit.  Almost?  The only thing better is a win-win-win situation; better yet, a win-win-win-win situation, or a win-win-win-win-win situation, or a . . . well you get the point. In the case of Ty Majeski’s relationship … Read the Rest »