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iRacing Pro Race of Champions Gets Green Flag Wednesday December 14: Real World Pros Meet in the Virtual World

December 12th, 2011 by

Bedford, MA (December 12, 2012) — The green flag waves on the inaugural Pro Race of Champions (iPRoC) this Wednesday, December 14.  Make that two green flags, as top professional race drivers from around the world will compete in a pair of online races Wednesday evening, both of which will be broadcast on … Read the Rest »

Alfalla, Luis Crowned 2011 World Champions

October 26th, 2011 by

Bedford, MA (October 26, 2011) – Ray Alfalla and Hugo Luis are the 2011 World Champions of  Alfalla scored three wins and eight more top five finishes en route to the 2011 NASCAR Series World Championship, while Luis collected five victories – including four in a row  – and ten additional top five … Read the Rest » to Create Virtual McLaren MP4-12C GT3

September 14th, 2011 by

Bedford, MA (September 14, 2011) – and McLaren Automotive today announced plans to build a virtual version of the McLaren MP4-12C GT3 race car.  Based on the groundbreaking McLaren MP4-12C road car, the first production car wholly designed and built by McLaren since the McLaren F1 – the McLaren MP4-12C GT3 marries Formula 1™ … Read the Rest »

V8 Supercars to Sanction Series

August 1st, 2011 by

Bedford, MA (August 1, 2011) – and V8 Supercars announced an agreement today that will see the organizers of the successful V8 Supercar Championship officially sanction the popular online racing service’s V8 Supercar series, which will be known as the V8 Supercars Series presented by BigPond.  V8 Supercars thus joins NASCAR, INDYCAR and … Read the Rest » NVIDIA Series Announced

July 15th, 2011 by

Bedford, MA (July 15, 2011) – announced today that NVIDIA, the world leader in visual computing technologies, will sponsor the NVIDIA Series.  Previously known as the World Championship Series Road Racing, the NVIDIA Series features the world’s top online racers competing in virtual replicas of the Williams-Toyota FW31 Formula One cars … Read the Rest »

iRacing Featured on

July 7th, 2011 by

Joe Menzer from NASCAR.COM gets the low-down on iRacing from several Sprint Cup drivers including Dale Earnhardt, Jr and Carl Edwards.   Earnhardt worked on development of game long before it was available to public By Joe Menzer, NASCAR.COM July 06, 2011 1:51 PM, EDT The month of May was fast approaching when Marcus Smith, … Read the Rest »

iRacing Partners with McLaren Electronic Systems for Online Racing Data Analysis

May 5th, 2011 by

BEDFORD, MA  (May 5, 2011) –, the world’s leading online motorsports simulation service, announced today it is partnering with McLaren Electronic Systems to incorporate the ATLAS Express data analysis software into its system.  As a result, iRacing’s more than 25,000 members will now have access to similar data acquisition and telemetry software used on … Read the Rest »

Spa-Francorchamps & Street Stock on iRacing

December 22nd, 2010 by

Christmas came early for iRacers of all persuasions this year.  Road course lover or oval fan, there’s something for every iRacer this holiday season. First, iRacing released one of the most eagerly awaited tracks in history to its members, namely Circuit Spa-Francorchamps.  From daunting Eau Rouge to picturesque Blanchimont and the iconic La Source, sim racers can now test their mettle at the home of the Belgian Grand Prix, Spa 1000K and 24 Hours of Spa for just $14.95

Towler Honored at NASCAR Sprint Cup Finale

November 29th, 2010 by

Richard Towler, inaugural winner of the NASCAR Series World Championship, hoists the champion’s trophy for NASCAR’s first global championship, while’s Steve Myers and NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt, Jr. present the winner’s check for $10,000. NASCAR managing director Blake Davidson looks on. The presentation to NASCAR’s first virtual racing champion took place at the … Read the Rest » and the AT&T Williams Team Announce Arrival of Virtual Version of Williams-Toyota FW31

October 28th, 2010 by

World’s Premier Racing Game Launches Inaugural Grand Prix Series With today’ launch of the Williams-Toyota FW31 at anyone anywhere in the world with a PC, a broadband internet connection and an inexpensive driving game steering-wheel-and-pedal set can experience the thrill of driving a contemporary grand prix car.  The announcement, which has been highly anticipated by racing fans and driving game enthusiasts, was made by Tony Gardner, president of