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Anything Can Happen in Atlanta

August 1st, 2017 by Patrick Taylor

Atlanta Motor Speedway has a fairly unimpressive history with American open wheel racing. Since 1965, various sanctioning bodies have come and gone. USAC, CART, and the Indy Racing League have all staged events at the southern oval but none have stuck around for more than a handful of seasons. Indycars have not raced at Atlanta … Read the Rest »

2017 Season 3 Patch 3 Release Notes

July 18th, 2017 by Alex Gustafson

CHANGE LOG: Dirt – The car-to-car incident detection threshold for generating 2X contact penalties has been increased. This means that a stronger hit will now be needed on Dirt Tracks to generate a 2X penalty. – Adjusted the look of wet dirt. Garage – Fixed an issue where ride height adjustments would continue to modulate … Read the Rest »

Commodore’s Garage #25 – Bumpstop Contact in Telemetry

June 16th, 2017 by Matt Holden

Last week’s build release put a stop to the coil-binding trend in the Class B series that had become widespread across the front-running cars.  Eliminating all front springs below 500 lb/in took us away from binding by simply eliminating the springs that could bind under normal conditions, placing everyone firmly into the bump spring setup … Read the Rest »

Byus Best at Pocono

June 14th, 2017 by Jason Lofing

Alex Bergeron negotiated the race’s wreck-filled conclusion to finish second after taking the white flag in seventh spot.  Covey Vincent came home third ahead of Logan Clampitt with Zack Novak rounding-out the top five. The wild finish was set-up by with a dozen laps to go when Andrew Fayash and Kyle Putz crashed, erasing what … Read the Rest »

2017 Season 3 Patch 1 Release Notes

June 8th, 2017 by Alex Gustafson

CHANGE LOG: Sporting Code – The iRacing Official Sporting Code has received an upgrade. CARS: Dallara DW12 – Season setups have been updated. Dirt Street Stock – Season setups have been updated. Ferrari 488 GTE – Fixed a bug with the gearbox temperature display. – – Cooling has been increased so steady state operating temperature … Read the Rest »

2017 Season 3 Release Notes

June 6th, 2017 by Alex Gustafson

This season release features TWO new cars, one new track, and a host of other enhancements. Some highlights include: • Ferrari GTE 488 • Ford GT 2017 • Myrtle Beach Speedway • More realistic Dynamic Track surface heat behaviors • Dynamic environment cube maps • A brand new shadow mapping system • New and fun … Read the Rest »

Commodore’s Garage #26 – Pre-Build Prep, Post-Season Tests

June 2nd, 2017 by Matt Holden

Believe it or not, the grand event known as Week 13 is upon us yet again and with that comes a new build.  By now, you’ve most likely run your final race of the 12-week season and it’s simply a matter of waiting just over a week until you can race again.  There’s a lot … Read the Rest »

World of Outlaws Social Media Ticket Giveaway

May 30th, 2017 by Jack Davidson

Win a pair of World of Outlaw tickets of your choice for a 2017 WoO race event (contingent on availability) (2017 Sprint Car Schedule: (2017 Late Model Schedule: We’ll draw 10 random names and reward each with 1 pair of tickets to a World of Outlaws event of their choice (contingent on availability). … Read the Rest »

Holley Goes Flag-to-Flag at Volusia

May 17th, 2017 by David Phillips

Kevin J. Holley ran off a flag-to-flag win at Volusia Park Speedway in Week 7 of the iRacing World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series. Having bolted to a comfortable lead in the early stages of the race, Holley came under attack from Logan Seavey in the wake of several cautions. But Holley nailed the … Read the Rest »

Manes Cyclones to Victory at Kansas

May 16th, 2017 by Richard J. Clarkson

“I got lucky,” Garret Manes said, standing in Kansas Speedway’s virtual Victory Lane. “I thought Martin was coming.” But it didn’t matter. The Buckeye, Martin Porter, had run out of time, out of laps. When the final restart came with only three laps to go, the field not even romping down the backstretch before the … Read the Rest »