2023 Special Events Calendar

Experience some of the world’s most legendary race events on iRacing. Build your team and race in full-length 6 hour, 12 hour, and 24 hour endurance races based on real-world events like the Rolex 24, 12 Hours of Sebring, and more. Our special NASCAR events such as the Daytona 500 and Charlotte 600 are included in the official NASCAR iRacing Series schedule. If you’re interested in competing in any of the following events, click the button below to visit the forums! If you’re not already an iRacing member, sign up today and start practicing!

Upcoming Events

iRacing Bathurst 12

February 10-12, 2023

The Bathurst 12 Hour is a 12 hour endurance race staged on the Mount Panorama Circuit in Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia. This event serves as the opening round to the Intercontinental GT Challenge Series in the real world.

Cars Competing

GT3 Class


iRacing Daytona 500

February 14-19, 2023

Known as “The Great American Race,” the iRacing Daytona 500 serves as part of the NASCAR iRacing Series schedule. It’s one of four full-length events in the championship, which mirrors the real-world NASCAR Cup Series campaign with 36 events throughout the year.

Cars Competing

NASCAR Cup Series


iRacing Sebring 12

March 24-26, 2023

The Sebring 12HR is a 12-hour endurance race held at Sebring International Raceway in Sebring, Florida. It is the second round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

Cars Competing

GTP // LMP2 // GT3 (IMSA)


iRacing Road America 500

April 14-16, 2023

Travel back in time to an era of classic sports car racing with the Road America 500 that was revived as part of the IMSA GT Championship in 1979. Racers will get to experience the excitement racing the Nissan GTP ZX-T or the Audi 90 Quattro GTO.

Cars Competing

Nissan GTP ZX-T // Audi 90 GTO


iRacing Nürburgring 24h

May 12-14, 2023

The 24 Hours Nürburgring (ADAC 24h Rennen Nürburgring) is a 24-hour endurance event held on the Nürburgring Combined – Gesamtstrecke 24h in Nürburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It also utilizes part of the GP-Strecke course to form a total lap length of 16.1 miles (25.9 km).

Cars Competing

GT3 // Porsche Cup // GT4 // Touring Car


iRacing Coke 600

May 23-29, 2023

The final marquee motorsport event of Memorial Day weekend and a longtime Charlotte Motor Speedway tradition, the iRacing Coke 600 serves as part of the NASCAR iRacing Series schedule. It’s the second of four full-length events in the championship, which mirrors the real-world NASCAR Cup Series campaign with 36 events throughout the year.

Cars Competing

NASCAR Cup Series


iRacing Watkins Glen 6HR

June 16-18, 2023

The Watkins Glen 6 Hour is a 6 hour endurance race held annually at Watkins Glen International in Watkins Glen, New York. It is the fifth round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

Cars Competing

GTP // LMP2 // GT3 (IMSA)


iRacing Spa 24

July 21-23, 2023

The 24 Hours of Spa is an endurance race held in Belgium at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps since 1923. It is part of the Intercontinental GT Challenge Series in the real world.

Cars Competing

GT3 Class


iRacing Peachtree Three

TBD, 2023

The Peachtree Three is a three-hour charity team racing event benefiting the National MS Society. The event will be held at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Cars Competing

Chevrolet Corvette C8R GTE // GT4 Class // Toyota GR86


iRacing Knoxville Nationals

August 18-20, 2023

The Knoxville Nationals is one of the biggest and most prestigious Sprint Car events of the year. The World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event is held annually at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa.

Cars Competing

410 Winged Sprint


iRacing Bristol 500

September 5-11, 2023

The iRacing Bristol 500 challenges NASCAR iRacing Series drivers to a full-length race at “The Last Great Colosseum.” Bristol Motor Speedway’s night race has long been a staple of the real-world NASCAR Cup Series schedule.

Cars Competing

NASCAR Cup Series


iRacing Bathurst 1000

September 15-17, 2023

The Bathurst 1000 is staged on the Mount Panorama Circuit in Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia. Regarded as the pinnacle of motorsport in Australia, this is the biggest event on the calendar for the Supercars Series.

Cars Competing

Supercars


iRacing Petit Le Mans

October 6-8, 2023

The Petit Le Mans is a 10 hour endurance race held annually at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Georgia. It is the final round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

Cars Competing

GTP // LMP2 // GT3 (IMSA)


iRacing Crandon Pro 4 Championship

October 15, 2023

The Crandon Pro 4 Championship is held annually on Labor Day weekend at Crandon International Raceway. Independently sanctioned and with no points on the line, it attracts the best off-road racers from various series across the United States.

Cars Competing

Pro 4 Off-Road Truck


iRacing SCCA Runoffs

October 17-22, 2023

The SCCA Runoffs is a week long competition at Virginia International Raceway in Alton, Virginia. Racers will qualify for the main events utilizing the super session model.

Cars Competing

TBD


iRacing Phoenix Finale

Oct 31 – Nov 6, 2023

Mirroring the real-world NASCAR Cup Series finale from Phoenix Raceway, the iRacing Phoenix Finale wraps up the 2023 NASCAR iRacing Series schedule. It’s the last of four full-length events in the championship, which mirrors the real-world NASCAR Cup Series campaign with 36 events throughout the year.

Cars Competing

NASCAR Cup Series


iRacing Fuji 8HR

November 10-12, 2023

The Fuji 8 Hours is a sports car endurance race held in Japan at Fuji International Speedway.

Cars Competing

GT3 Class


iRacing Winter Derby

November 25, 2023

The Winter Derby is held at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida. Considered to be the most prestigious Super Late Model race, the annual event draws the nation’s best short track racers for a 300 lap showdown on the half mile.

Cars Competing

Super Late Model


iRacing Chili Bowl

December 17, 2023

The Chili Bowl is held every January at the Tulsa Expo Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The biggest midget race of the year, it attracts hundreds of drivers from all types of racing attempting to work their way through a week of preliminary rounds and an alphabet soup of main events to get to the 55-lap A main.

Cars Competing

Dirt Midget


Completed Events

iRacing ROAR

January 13-15, 2023

The iRacing ROAR is inspired by the real-world Roar Before the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway. Back by popular demand, this event kicks off the 2023 iRacing Special Event schedule.

Cars Competing

GT4 // Touring Cars // Toyota GR86


iRacing Daytona 24

January 20-22, 2023

The 2023 edition of the iRacing Daytona 24 is set for the weekend of January 20-22. The event marks the seventh running of the anniversary of iRacing’s popular driver swap/team feature that sees hundreds of teams of iRacing drivers, team managers, engineers, and spotters participate in the around the clock sim race. The 24 Hours of Daytona is a 24 hour endurance race held at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Cars Competing

GTP // LMP2 // GT3 (IMSA)


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