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Mustangs Take On Okayama Short

July 4th, 2013 by

Week 9 of the iRacing Mustang Cup was the first time the series has ever run the short configuration at Okayama International Circuit, providing a 24-lap challenge in tight quarters.  The short laps required even the fastest of the series leaders to properly manage traffic and execute well-timed passes several times each race.  For the … Read the Rest »

Mustangs Kickoff Strong

May 8th, 2013 by

The most-watched pony race of the week may have taken place at Churchill Downs on Saturday, but the four-wheel variety provided a full week of excitement at Lime Rock Park, first stop for Season 2 of the Mustang Cup series.  A great turnout of 353 different sim-drivers took their Ford Mustang FR500S to the … Read the Rest »

Joe’s iRacing Experience

March 1st, 2013 by

Editor’s note:  Last week we told you how iRacing proved to be the catalyst to Richard Brown’s purchase of his Cadillac CTS-V Coupe.  This week we’re sharing a story written by iRacer Joe Pisciotta for about racing his Mustang FR500s year ’round on . . . In the early 1980′s, video game arcades … Read the Rest »

Continental Endurance Sports Car Series Set for February 2

January 24th, 2013 by

Season 3 for the Continental Endurance Sports Car Series is set to launch again on February 2 with the 2.4 Hour race at Daytona International Speedway road course featuring the Mazda MX-5 in the Street Tuner Class and the Ford Mustang FR500S in the Grand Sport Class. Historically the season opener at Daytona is the … Read the Rest »

Roar Before the 2.4

January 21st, 2013 by

The 2013 World Tour of iRacing got off to a roaring start with the Roar Before the 2.4. The mixed class online races on Friday and Saturday featured the Ford Mustang FR500S, Volkswagen Jetta TDi and Mazda MX-5 Cup on the Daytona International Speedway road course, with more than 1300 iRacers participating in the event. … Read the Rest »

Roselli, Gelink Crowned 2012 Premier GRAND-AM Champions

September 26th, 2012 by

A visit to Lime Rock Park for the tenth and final round of Premier Grand-Am Online Sports Car Series last weekend heralded the crowning of two champions in the mixed class online racing series: Anthony Roselli (Daytona Prototypes) and Dave Gelink (Mustang FR500S).  With nearly $3500 in total prize money on the line, this … Read the Rest »

Release Notes for 2012 Season 3

July 26th, 2012 by

The release notes for the 2012 Season 3 build are as follows: Hosted Sessions – Gridding – In a multi-class event you can now select a third gridding option “One class per car – grid all cars in a class together”. – Weight Penalty – You can now specify a weight penalty in kg for … Read the Rest »

Premier GRAND-AM Round-Up

July 6th, 2012 by

It’s been a busy few weeks in the Premier GRAND-AM Online Sports Car Series, the sim-racing championship run exclusively on the Motorsport Simulation service. The 10 race series hosts digital replicas of the Riley Mk XX Daytona Prototype and Ford Mustang FR500S, on millimetre precise virtual versions of some of America’s greatest road … Read the Rest »

Strodtbeck and Stevenson Storm the Glen

May 31st, 2012 by

Continental Endurance Sports Car Series: Round 7 The Continental Endurance Sports Car Series (CESCS) made a stop 5 May 2012 at Watkins Glen International in the Finger Lakes region of New York for the seventh round in the multi-class online racing series featuring the Ford Mustang FR500S in the GS class and the Mazda MX-5 … Read the Rest »

Continental Endurance Sports Car Series Round 6

May 16th, 2012 by

A 29 car field of sim racers took to the track on 21 April, 2012 for the sixth round of the Continental Endurance Sports Car Series (CESCS), a 90 minute contest at the picturesque Road America in Elkart Lake, Wisconsin.  The multi-class online racing series features the Ford Mustang FR500S in the GS class and … Read the Rest »