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No Pain, No Gain

November 7th, 2011 by

No Pain, No gain. Sounds like the title of an article in Runner’s or Fitness magazines. But it also applies to just about any form of motorsports when there’s a significant change in the regulations or a major advance in technology. IZOD IndyCar Series competitors are currently poised to begin testing brand new cars for … Read the Rest »

Win a Thrustmaster Steering Wheel & Pedals on iRacing.com

November 5th, 2011 by

Congratulations to Rick Wheeler of Maine, USA, the winner of the Season 3 Thrustmaster Sponsorship Contest. Wheeler ran the Thrustmaster logo in at least 10 official races in Season 3. By doing so, he was automatically entered to win a Thrustmaster T500RS wheel and pedal set courtesy of Thrustmaster and WON! Don’t worry if you … Read the Rest »

Wyatt Gooden Featured in "Sports Car"

October 31st, 2011 by

The November, 2011 edition of Sports Car (the official publication of the Sports Car Club of America) contains a revealing article on iRacer Wyatt Gooden’s emergence as one of the top young drivers on the America racing scene.  Here is an excerpt of James Kearney’s story in the First Gear column.  Click here to read … Read the Rest »

Tim's Corner Podcasts

October 29th, 2011 by

Can’t get enough of Tim Terry’s entertaining and informed reportage on the NASCAR iRacing.com Tour Modifieds, NASCAR iRacing.com Class C Series and NVIDIA Cup?  You’re in luck.  The energetic Mr. Terry is launching a weekly podcast on his new website (TimsCorner.ca).  With the “real” racing season on the verge of hibernation, Terry plans to include … Read the Rest »

Ottinger's Class A Title

October 26th, 2011 by

With Week 12 at Talladega now in the books, Nick Ottinger can officially uncork the champagne bottle and celebrate his NASCAR iRacing.com Class A Series Division One Championship. Ottinger averaged a stellar 314 points a week, dominating the competition in the overall standings. While Ottinger was getting dowsed with champagne, other sim racers were biting … Read the Rest »

Ottinger's Street Stock Three-peat

October 26th, 2011 by

The final week of 2011 Season 3 saw the iRacing.com Street Stock Series travel to Oxford Plains Speedway. Sim racers looked to conquer the small oval located in Maine in order to dethrone two-time defending series champ Nick Ottinger (Carolina). Many tried but none were successful as Ottinger once again claimed the points championship. Weekly … Read the Rest »

Alfalla, Luis Crowned 2011 iRacing.com World Champions

October 26th, 2011 by

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

Raileanu's Jetta championship

October 25th, 2011 by

Moldovian Alexandru Raileanu has won the Season 3 Jetta class of the iRacing.com Grand Touring Cup.  In a nearly perfect season the Central-Eastern Europe sim racer won 11 of his 12 starts, only having had to settle for fourth in his final race of the season after having closed the deal on the championship already. … Read the Rest »

The iRacing.com Road Racing Tournament Set for October 18 & 19

October 14th, 2011 by

iRacing.com is hosting an online racing tournament featuring the Star Mazda at Watkins Glen International (Boot Configuration). We’ll be utilizing one of our newest features, tournament racing, to host this special two-night event. The tournament kicks off on Wednesday, October 19th at 8 pm EDT (October 20th 00:00 GMT) and concludes the following night. The … Read the Rest »

Hazard's GSR Truck Series 2-Fer

October 14th, 2011 by

Thomas Hazard (Rochester, MN) picked up where he left off one week ago by taking the victory in Thursday’s GSRacing.net 100 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. Hazard, driving the #9 nVidia Chevrolet Silverado, started sixth in the 32 truck field and wasted no time getting to the front, working his way into the top three … Read the Rest »