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'No Nerves' Nieminen

March 12th, 2011 by

Amongst the sim-racing fraternity, it was pretty much expected that Greger Huttu would fly out of the blocks and continue where he left off in his domination of the 2010 World Championship Series Road Racing. Whilst the names of Luca Masier, Klaus Kivekas and David Williams were bounded around like cheap candy as possible … Read the Rest »

iWCSRR Round Two Broadcast Saturday

March 9th, 2011 by

Round Two of the 2011 World Championship Series Road Racing will be broadcast live on this coming Saturday, March 12. From the brooding pine forests of Spa-Francorchamps in Round One, the world’s best online road racers travel to the Phillip Island circuit on Australia’s sun-splashed southern coast for the second installment of the … Read the Rest »

Huttu Tops Intel GP Series World Final

March 4th, 2011 by

Finland’s Greger Huttu further solidified his unofficial title as the world’s greatest sim racer by winning this morning’s Intel® GP Series World Final, a thirty lap race in Star Mazdas at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.  After qualifying second to Bastien Bartsch (France), Huttu grabbed the lead on the second lap and was never headed.  … Read the Rest »

iRacing Intel® GP Finals at Hand

March 3rd, 2011 by

In less than 24 hours, the first champion of the inaugural Intel® GP Series World Final will be crowned.  The champion could be any one of ten of the world’s top sim racers who have journeyed to Hannover, Germany from Australia, the United States and many parts of Europe for the Intel Extreme Masters … Read the Rest »

Newcomer Nieminen Draws First iWCSRR Blood

March 1st, 2011 by

In a race that made the one-man domination of the 2010 World Championship Series (iWCSRR) seem like a distant and faded memory, Jesse Nieminen claimed a pole-to-flag victory at the legendary Circuit de Spa Francorchamps ahead of the reigning champion to sit atop of the standings after Round One. The Scandinavian, who made cameo … Read the Rest »

World’s Top Sim Racers in Intel® GP Series World Finals

March 1st, 2011 by

It started last summer with more than 7,500 of the world’s top driving game enthusiasts and sim racers competing for starting spots in a sprint race that pits the very best of drivers in online racing against one another for bragging rights and substantial prize money.  The shoot-out comes this Friday, March 4, when ten … Read the Rest »

Sim Racing’s Super Bowl Another Chance for Huttu to Shine

February 28th, 2011 by

Professional football has already had its Super Bowl this year, stock car racing its Daytona 500.   Now sim racing takes the spotlight with the Intel® GP Series World Final on Friday, March 4 which will be broadcast live at 10:00 CET (4:00 am ET).  Part of the Intel Extreme Masters Tournament at the CeBIT … Read the Rest »

Is Towler Up To The Challenge?

February 26th, 2011 by

Whilst we can be a pretty liberal bunch here at inRacingNews, we’re not quite sure if the bridesmaid dress is really suited to Richard Towler. Along with winning  the inaugural NASCAR Series World Championship, the Englishman was the only sustained challenger to Greger Huttu’s domination of the 2010 World Championship Series Road Racing, … Read the Rest »

Purdy Prepares for the iWCSRR

February 25th, 2011 by

In just a few days time, the 2011 World Championship Series Road Racing will get underway, when 50 of the globe’s greatest sim-racers take to Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps for the first of eighteen rounds in the virtual Williams-Toyota FW31 F1 car. Although the ultimate online road racing championship sees a whole host of new … Read the Rest » World Championship Series Road Racing Preview

February 24th, 2011 by

What The Pundits Say . . . This coming weekend witnesses the opening round of the second World Championship Series Road Racing (iWCSRR) from Spa-Francorchamps, with a 40-plus field of Williams-Toyota FW31s  scheduled to appear on the starting grid for Saturday’s race. The appearance of the likes of Greger Huttu, Richard Towler, Ilkka Haapala … Read the Rest »