All News: Aleksi Uusi-Jaakkola


Krönke Dominates 2017 iRacing World Championship GP Opener

March 6th, 2017 by David Phillips

2016 iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series champion Martin  Krönke picked-up where he left off last year in the opening round of the 2017 season, scoring a dominant win at Interlagos.   Krönke started from pole and was never headed, coming home some 7s clear of five time world champion Greger Huttu with Aleksi Uusi-Jaakkola an … Read the Rest »

Huttu Rebounds Down Under

March 9th, 2016 by Words by Jake Sparey, images by Hugo Luis

After an enthralling Round One of the iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series at Interlagos, the series moved to Australia’s sunny Victoria shores and the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, a high speed challenge for not just the drivers, but for the cars as well. Greger Huttu, off the back of an eleventh place finish … Read the Rest »

Huttu’s Fifth in Sight

August 21st, 2015 by

The Brickyard round of the iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series often sees more drama and excitement than many other events in the series. Although not raced in 2014, previous visits have always stood out as some of the best races in series history, where the long straights and a medium speed first corner of … Read the Rest »

The Shape of Things to Come?

April 30th, 2015 by

In its five year history, the iRacing.com World Championship Grand Prix Series had never made a visit to Italy. This was one of just a number of reasons why fans and drivers alike marked a red ring around Saturday 25th April, as finally, the cavalcade of the world’s greatest road racers in sim racing headed … Read the Rest »

Making His Fortune

April 3rd, 2015 by

One of the most-used words in Mitchell deJong’s vocabulary is “fortunately.”   Indeed, just about every time he discusses some aspect of his burgeoning career as a race driver he employs some variation of the word. While there’s no doubt fortune has smiled on the 17 year old Californian, his accomplishments to date suggest he makes … Read the Rest »

De Jong, Radicals Online and Foracer Coanda Simsport Win at Sebring

March 30th, 2015 by

A busy day of sim racing at Sebring International Raceway on Saturday saw Mitchell deJong capture Round Three of the iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series even as Radicals Online (prototype) and Forarcer Coanda Simsport (GT3) motored to the class wins in the top split of the iRacing 12 Hours of Sebring. DeJong scored an … Read the Rest »

Two for Two for Uusi-Jaakkola

March 19th, 2015 by

For the second round of the iRacing.com World Championship Grand Prix Series, teams headed from South America to Australasia, and to the ultra fast Phillip Island. The first round of the championship saw Team Redline’s new recruit Aleksi Uusi- Jaakkola claim a dominant victory, placing himself firmly in the pool of drivers considered to be … Read the Rest »

Uusi-Jaakkola Untouchable at Interlagos

March 5th, 2015 by

The iRacing.com World Championship Grand Prix Series offseason saw some big moves up and down the field, but the most interesting were perhaps at the ‘Big Two’ teams, where Coanda Simsport and Team Redline added new talent to their ranks. Coanda’s big recruits included the 2014 Pro Series Champion Mitchell DeJong along with Rocco Barone, … Read the Rest »

Uusi-Jaakkola Jumps to Early iRacing World Championship GP Series Lead

March 2nd, 2015 by

Aleksi Uusi-Jaakkola jumped into the early lead of the 2015 iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series with a dominant performance at Interlagos on Saturday.  Uusi-Jaakkola started on pole and led 62 of 71 laps en route to a 5.9s win over Martin Krönke with Olli Pahkala completing the podium ahead of defending champion Greger Huttu.  … Read the Rest »

The Brickyard Finnvasion

May 28th, 2014 by

On a Wednesday like any other 18 sim-racers in their Lotus 49s got into formation for the rolling start of a 27 lap sprint around Indianapolis Motor Speedway in a 2488 SOF race.  Ten of the 18 participants were from Finland, over half the field.  Leading the charge towards the Start/Finish line was championship hopeful … Read the Rest »