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SET Esports Launches Three-Car Thrustmaster iRX World Championship Squad

October 5th, 2019 by

The new SET Esports team has revealed its three drivers’ liveries for the 2019 Thrustmaster iRacing Rallycross World Championship. Reigning iRX vice-champion Joni Heikkinen, real world rallycross star Sami-Matti Trogen and fellow rallycross driver Tommi Hallman will drive Subaru WRX STIs in iRX this year, all running the same sharp base livery, with different personal … Read the Rest »

New-Look Thrustmaster iRacing Rallycross World Championship Kicks Off Saturday

October 4th, 2019 by

For the second consecutive year, iRacing Rallycross will stage a World Championship in 2019, kicking off this Saturday with the debut of Atlanta Motor Speedway on the circuit. With new title sponsor Thrustmaster on board, a $25,000 purse on the line, and increased involvement from real-world teams, this year’s championship should be one for the … Read the Rest »

Garrett Lowe to Race With Loenbro Motorsports in Thrustmaster iRX World Championship

October 3rd, 2019 by

Charlotte area native Garrett Lowe will team up with North Carolina-based Loenbro Motorsports for the 2019 Thrustmaster iRacing Rallycross World Championship. Lowe will carry Loenbro Motorsports colors on his Ford Fiesta RS WRC for the nine-race championship, which begins on October 5 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. “I’m really excited to work with Garrett Lowe for … Read the Rest »

Apex Racing Team and Subaru Winter Experience Team Up for iRacing Rallycross World Championship

October 3rd, 2019 by

Apex Racing Team and Subaru Winter Experience will partner to take on the 2019 iRacing Rallycross (iRX) World Championship, both parties announced today. The ice driving school, which will return to Wisconsin, USA in February and March 2020, will support the internationally renowned sim racing team’s four-car effort in the 2019 championship, which will feature … Read the Rest »

Jim Beaver eSports Partners With DirtFish for 2019 Thrustmaster iRX Season

October 3rd, 2019 by

The newly formed Jim Beaver eSports team will partner with DirtFish as the primary sponsor of entries in the 2019 Thrustmaster iRacing Rallycross World Championship. Bobby Sandt Jr. and Connor Parise will campaign a pair of DirtFish-backed Subaru WRX STIs in the nine-race calendar, which kicks off this weekend with the series’ inaugural visit to … Read the Rest »

Thrustmaster to Become Title Sponsor of iRacing Rallycross World Championship

June 27th, 2019 by

BEDFORD, MA (June 27, 2019) – iRacing and Thrustmaster are pleased to announce the 2019 Thrustmaster iRacing Rallycross World Championship, kicking off this October. The nine-race championship will see two dozen of the world’s best iRacers battle for a $25,000 prize pool on some of the top rallycross tracks on iRacing. “We can’t wait for … Read the Rest »

iRacing to Award $300,000 in 2019

December 19th, 2018 by

Six eSport World Championships to be Contested on iRacing iRacing announced today the total prize pool for the six eSport World Championships organized and contested on the racing simulation platform. A total of $300,000 cash will be paid out to the top simracers in the world in 2019. The championships begin in February and run … Read the Rest »

Mitchell deJong Wins Inaugural iRacing Rallycross World Championship Series

October 26th, 2018 by

California native Mitchell deJong won the final round of the inaugural season of the iRacing Rallycross (iRX) World Championship series at Daytona International Speedway – clinching the series championship. He takes home the title of champion and $10,000 cash for his efforts. The multi-time X-Games medalist bested Joni Heikkinen (Finland) by a mere 10 points … Read the Rest »