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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 »

Dallara IR-18 Indy Car to Make Racing Debut on iRacing.com

March 2nd, 2018 by

INDYCAR’s latest generation race car, the Dallara IR-18, will make its virtual racing debut on iRacing.com 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 »

NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series Driver Lineup Finalized

February 12th, 2018 by

Bedford, MA (February 12, 2018) The NASCAR iRacing Pro Series concluded last week and the top ten finishers all earned invitations to the 2018 NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series. Drivers earning invitations are: Colton Davis Casey Kirwan Keegan Leahy Nickolas Shelton Brandon Pipgrass Brad Davies David Rattler Jarl Teien Alex Bergeron Michael Guest   The … Read the Rest »

iRacing Extends Partnership with Clint Bowyer Racing

January 23rd, 2018 by

iRacing and Clint Bowyer Racing (“CBR”) today announced they have extended their partnership for the 2018 racing season. The multi-faceted agreement includes sponsorship on Darrell Lanigan’s Dirt Late Model, associate sponsorship on Don O’Neal’s Dirt Late Model and access to the team’s mechanics and drivers for assistance in the continued development of iRacing’s virtual Dirt … Read the Rest »

Chili Bowl Coming to iRacing.com

January 4th, 2018 by

Chili Bowl Coming to iRacing.com iRacing Celebrates Announcement with Primary Sponsorship of Kyle Larson and Christopher Bell  iRacing.com, the leading online racing game, announced today plans to add the world famous Tulsa Expo Raceway, home of the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, to its extensive inventory of dirt tracks available to iRacing … Read the Rest »

$100,000 Mazda Road to 24 Shootout Finalists Announced

November 22nd, 2017 by Dean Case, Mazda Motorsports

12th Year For the Biggest Prize in Grassroots Road Racing Mazda has confirmed four finalists for the 12th annual Mazda Road to 24 Shootout. This one-of-a-kind, post-season shootout, will award a $100,000 Mazda Motorsports scholarship to compete in the 2018 Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires. The one-day, winner-take-all, shootout will … Read the Rest »

John Allen Earns Entry to Mazda Road to 24 Shootout

November 7th, 2017 by Kevin Bobbitt

John Allen has qualified for the 2017 Mazda Road to 24 Shootout to be held in December at the Bondurant Racing School in Phoenix, AZ. Allen did so through iRacing.com’s online racing series featuring the Global Mazda MX-5 Cup car. The Shootout will feature some of the top amateur drivers from around the country competing … Read the Rest »

Kokomo Speedway Wins Online Vote to Be Added to Racing Service

October 20th, 2017 by Kevin Bobbitt

Bedford, MA (October 18) – The World of Outlaws and iRacing.com hosted an online vote to determine the next dirt track to be added to the online racing service. Fans could choose from six well known venues including: Kokomo Speedway, Fairbury American Legion Speedway, Lernerville Speedway, Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55, Weedsport Speedway and … Read the Rest »

Red Bull Global Rallycross and iRacing Team Up to Bring GRC to Leading eSport Platform

October 16th, 2017 by Kevin Bobbitt

Bedford, MA (October 16) – iRacing and Red Bull Global Rallycross today announced a partnership that will bring official Red Bull GRC racing to the premier online eSport racing game. Rallycross’s unique style of combined dirt and asphalt racing and tight, fender-to-fender racing will complement iRacing’s vast offering of motorsport formats including NASCAR, IndyCar, sportscars, … Read the Rest »

Freek Schothorst Wins McLaren World’s Fastest Gamer iRacing Qualification

October 11th, 2017 by

iRacing World Championship driver Freek Schothorst has qualified for the McLaren World’s Fastest Gamer finals by winning the iRacing qualification series. Schothorst bested fellow World Championship driver Davy Decorps by a mere 11 points in the four week series. Winning the qualification series on iRacing has earned Schothorst a spot in the World’s Fastest Gamer … Read the Rest »