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Get to Know: Adam Gilliland

March 18th, 2013 by

If you didn’t recognize the name Adam Gilliland, you probably do now after watching the season opener of the 2013 NASCAR Series World Championship last Tuesday. In his first race of the season, he scored the biggest win in his sim-racing career in a close finish against NiPS runner-up Jared Crawford at Daytona International … Read the Rest »

Diamonds are for Koehler

March 14th, 2013 by

Week Six of the NASCAR Class B Series stayed on the west coast for a trip to the Diamond in the Desert: the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.  90 laps of close quarter racing where on tap for the drivers of iRacing’s second tier division around the mile and half oval just up the road … Read the Rest »

Gilliland’s Last Lap Dash Beats Crawford in NiSWC Opener

March 13th, 2013 by

Adam Gilliland held-off Jared Crawford in a door-to-door battle to the checkered flag as the field wrecked behind them to win the season opener of the 2013 NASCAR Series World Championship at Daytona International Speedway. The win is Gilliland’s first victory in just five career NiSWC starts. “I had an amazing car in both … Read the Rest »

Luza’s Week in the Sun

March 11th, 2013 by

Week Five of the NASCAR Class B Series found its way to the Valley of the Sun and Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale, Arizona.  95 laps would be the task for each driver to see who could master the mile flat track in the Arizona desert.  Following last week’s events at the Daytona International … Read the Rest »

World Cup Qualifying Round 2: Virginias Lead the Way

October 25th, 2012 by

Seven More Clubs Punch their Ticket to the World Cup Tournament Last weekend saw the second round of qualifying for the 2013 iRacing World Cup, with iRacers representing clubs around the globe taking to Las Vegas Motor Speedway in their Chevy Silverados and the Suzuka Circuit in their Dallara IndyCars.  At stake was the opportunity … Read the Rest »

World Cup Qualifying Round 2 Set for October 20

October 12th, 2012 by

Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Suzuka Circuit will play host to sim-racers from all 37 of iRacing’s clubs in two weeks time on October 20 for the second round of qualifying for the 2012 World Cup of iRacing.  The Chevrolet Silverado trucks and Dallara IndyCar have been chosen for the international online racing competition at … Read the Rest »

Crawford Takes Over Lead

June 13th, 2012 by

For the sixth week of the season, the Nascar iRacing Class B series traveled to “Sin City”.  Top sim racers traveled out west to race the 1.5 mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway in hopes of winning the Season Two 2012 championship. In all, 574 drivers ran at least one race while 178 drivers attempted one … Read the Rest »

iRacer Profile – Adam Gilliland

April 21st, 2012 by

Adam Gilliland is in a hurry . . . on the virtual race tracks of where he can usually be found out front or battling for the lead, or in a sim racing career he is anxious to take to the next level.  How else to describe a driver who, at age 16, ranks … Read the Rest »

Stergios Surprise Winner at Vegas

April 4th, 2012 by

Jake Stergios used pit strategy and a timely caution to grab an improbable win in the NASCAR Series World Championship race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, spoiling a dominant run by Robert Hall to claim his first career series victory.  Stergios, who is better known for his achievements in online road racing, opted to … Read the Rest »

Alfalla Wins Caution-filled Chicagoland

March 21st, 2012 by

Defending NASCAR Series World Champion Ray Alfalla won his first race of the year at Chicagoland Speedway Tuesday night, dominating the second half of the online race after taking the lead on Lap 54. Even the several late race yellows which bunched the field were no trouble for Alfalla, as he easily held-off Michael … Read the Rest »