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2020 iRacing Rallycross World Championship Schedule Released

August 31st, 2020 by

The 2020 iRacing Rallycross World Championship will kick off on September 26, with nine race events on some of iRacing’s premier rallycross circuits. The new schedule will include two visits to Hell Lankebanen, iRacing’s newest rallycross course, as well as return visits to many of last season’s premier tracks. The championship will conclude on December … Read the Rest »

Mitchell deJong Wins Third Thrustmaster iRX World Championship Race of 2019 in Iowa

November 12th, 2019 by

Saturday’s Thrustmaster iRacing Rallycross World Championship round at Iowa Speedway was a race to remember for Mitchell deJong and Coanda Simsport. Not only did deJong pick up his third victory of the season, and second in a row, he was also joined on the podium by Bobby Zalenski in the team’s first 1-2 finish in … Read the Rest »

Thrustmaster iRacing Rallycross World Championship Preview: Iowa

November 8th, 2019 by

The second half of the Thrustmaster iRacing Rallycross World Championship gets going on Saturday at one of iRacing’s original rallycross track designs. The tricky Iowa Speedway layout, which combines Turns 3 and 4 of the NASCAR oval with a complex infield dirt section, will challenge drivers to avoid trouble and find a way to collect … Read the Rest »

Nick Ottinger Wins in Photo Finish in First-Ever eNASCAR iRacing Broadcast on NBCSN

July 26th, 2019 by

JTG Daugherty Racing’s Nick Ottinger edged out Flipsid3 Tactics’ Ryan Luza at the finish line at Iowa Speedway, as iRacing made its live national television debut with an eNASCAR All-Star race on NBCSN’s NASCAR America. After a heated battle in the final laps of the race, Ottinger used a strong run off of the final … Read the Rest »

eNASCAR iRacing All-Star Preview: Iowa

July 25th, 2019 by

NBC Sports, iRacing, and NASCAR have come together for a groundbreaking series of four eNASCAR iRacing All-Star events, with each to be shown live on NASCAR America on Thursdays at 5PM ET. The first of those four races will air live this afternoon, as an all-star lineup of drivers will take on Iowa Speedway in … Read the Rest »

Thrustmaster to Become Title Sponsor of iRacing Rallycross World Championship

June 27th, 2019 by

BEDFORD, MA (June 27, 2019) – iRacing and Thrustmaster are pleased to announce the 2019 Thrustmaster iRacing Rallycross World Championship, kicking off this October. The nine-race championship will see two dozen of the world’s best iRacers battle for a $25,000 prize pool on some of the top rallycross tracks on iRacing. “We can’t wait for … Read the Rest »

NASCAR® Night on iRacing

August 29th, 2017 by Kevin Bobbitt

NASCAR-sanctioned Drivers Compete in iRacing’s e-Sports Series iRacing.com, the leading online racing simulation announced today a series showcasing the rising stars of NASCAR’s real world ladder system. The NASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series™ kicks off Tuesday, August 29 at 8 p.m. EDT. This online racing series is designed to showcase up and coming drivers that currently compete … Read the Rest »

Trost Takes Iowa as Apex InfoTech Elite Standings Tighten

July 28th, 2017 by Dan Ensch

Brandon Trost used a path of patience and a little bit of good fortune to outlast Vinicius Gotardello and Adam Dock to win the Apex InfoTech Elite Oval series race at Iowa Speedway on Sunday, July 23rd. With a short field of 13 picking up where the series left off nearly two months earlier, series … Read the Rest »

Cookson Ruffles Feathers in Iowa Win

June 28th, 2017 by Richard J. Clarkson

  The old adage, “Rubbin’s Racin’,” was on full display in Saturday night’s 9:15 p.m. top-split finish of the iRacing NASCAR Camping World Truck Series sim-race at the virtual Iowa Speedway. Christian Cookson claimed the win, ruffling some feathers in the process. “Need to learn how to hold your line next time, three,” dominant sim … Read the Rest »

Kinsella Swipes Apex InfoTech Elite Indy 500 from Holgate

May 8th, 2017 by Dan Ensch

Andrew Kinsella used lapped traffic and a bold outside defense of turn one on the final circuit to deny Tim Holgate back-to-back Indy Elite series Indianapolis 500 victories on Sunday, May 7th. Holgate appeared to be in control with a lead of one second with three laps remaining, but he mistimed a pass of lapped … Read the Rest »