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INDYCAR iRacing Challenge Returns With Three Races Starting March 18

March 11th, 2021 by

After a popular six-race run in the spring of 2020, iRacing and INDYCAR have teamed up once again for the return of the INDYCAR iRacing Challenge beginning on Thursday, March 18 at 6:30PM ET. The three-race slate will see many of the series’ top drivers taking on popular tracks from its storied history, as well … Read the Rest »

NTT INDYCAR SERIES STARS SET FOR INDYCAR IRACING CHALLENGE

March 26th, 2020 by NTT IndyCar Series

A full field of NTT INDYCAR SERIES drivers, including reigning series champion Josef Newgarden and 2019 Indianapolis 500 winner Simon Pagenaud, is set to compete virtually in the inaugural INDYCAR iRacing Challenge on Saturday beginning at 4 p.m. ET. The entry list represents 15 different teams or organizations currently competing in the NTT INDYCAR SERIES … Read the Rest »

INDYCAR IRACING CHALLENGE TO FEATURE SEVERAL SERIES STARS

March 20th, 2020 by NTT IndyCar Series

INDYCAR is going racing again, virtually that is. INDYCAR and iRacing, the world’s premier motorsports racing simulation, are partnering to currently stage six virtual race events featuring a stellar lineup of current NTT INDYCAR SERIES drivers and possibly some special guests beginning Saturday, March 28. Each race will be streamed live on indycar.com for the … Read the Rest »

IndyCar Star Karam Wins in Second Lionheart Retro Start

October 26th, 2018 by Jason Galvin

  Sage Karam has spent the better part of five season working towards his first win in the Verizon IndyCar Series. It took two weeks to capture his first win in the Lionheart Racing Series. Karam took advantage of a late race pit stop by Alex Saunders, capturing the lead with three laps remaining and … Read the Rest »

Dallara IR-18 Indy Car to Make Racing Debut on iRacing.com

March 2nd, 2018 by

INDYCAR’s latest generation race car, the Dallara IR-18, will make its virtual racing debut on iRacing.com March 6th. This will put iRacing members in the unique position of being able to race the new car online before the Verizon IndyCar Series kicks off on March 11th.   iRacing’s long standing partnership with Dallara Automobili and … Read the Rest »

Holgate Dominates Milwaukee; Extends Elite Lead

August 15th, 2017 by Dan Ensch

With only three races remaining Tim Holgate went a long way towards retaining his Apex InfoTech Elite Oval title by dominating the field from pole to checkers to win the Milwaukee 150 at the Milwaukee Mile on Sunday, August 6th. Christopher DeMerrit, on break from his college studies, was the only sim racer to challenge … Read the Rest »

Mazda MX-5 Racer Glenn McGee Crosses Over to Reality

December 29th, 2016 by Tom Stahler

Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from an article posted on Turnology.com on December 23, 2016.  Click here to read the complete article. Simulators have become an integral part of racing today. In the top levels, including Formula One and IndyCar, because of limited tests and seat time in the actual car, drivers have … Read the Rest »

Lionheart Returns to Gateway

August 3rd, 2016 by Patrick Taylor

The Lionheart Indycar Series Presented by First Medical Equipment finds itself in unfamiliar territory this week as it arrives at the virtual Gateway Motorsports Park. While recent tracks like Texas, Michigan, Indianapolis and Sonoma are staples on the series’ schedule, Gateway is a different story. The league has visited the egg-shaped, 1.25-mile track only once … Read the Rest »

eSports Pioneer iRacing.com Celebrates Eighth Anniversary

July 19th, 2016 by

  iRacing.com is marking its eighth anniversary providing on-line racers with the world’s foremost online motorsports racing simulation.  iRacing launched in 2008 and was founded in 2004 by Boston Red Sox owner John Henry and award-winning racing game developer Dave Kaemmer as a true motorsport simulation. From the outset, the company developed iRacing as an … Read the Rest »

Spotts Tames the Tricky Triangle

May 3rd, 2016 by Todd Steele

Week 7 of the Indycar Combined Series saw the simracers head to “The Tricky Triangle,” also known as Pocono Raceway. Pocono is considered one of the most difficult ovals on iRacing. It has three very distinct corners: Turn 1 is heavily banked and bumpy, Turn 2 is more smooth and can be easily taken flat … Read the Rest »