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WCS Monza: Mayhem as Mack Marauds to Top of the Mountain

June 4th, 2018 by Jake Sparey

VRS Coanda Simsport’s Mack Bakkum won a sensation fifth round of the iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series from Autodromo Nazionale Monza while all of his title rivals ran into issues. It is the first time in Mack’s racing career that he has lead the driver’s championship, after Mitchell DeJong, Martin Kronke and Greger Huttu … Read the Rest »

WCS Wisconsin: Coanda Sweeps up Elkhart Lake While Greger Hates Mack

May 8th, 2018 by Jake Sparey

The championship picture took another unpredictable turn as VRS Coanda Simsport secured their seventeenth consecutive win with Martin Kronke securing his second win of the season. Championship leader Greger Huttu though would collide with Mack Bakkum for the second consecutive race, leaving the Team Redline talisman only able to salvage fourth.   Road America has … Read the Rest »

iWCGPS Victoria: DeStreak is Over!

April 3rd, 2018 by Jake Sparey

Martin Kronke’s consecutive win streak was broken this past Saturday at Phillip Island after an intense race saw American VRS Coanda Simsport driver and GRC Rallycross driver Mitchell DeJong collect his first victory in two and a half years as he controversially passed Team Redline’s Greger Huttu inside of the final five laps.   If … Read the Rest »

Freek Schothorst Wins McLaren World’s Fastest Gamer iRacing Qualification

October 11th, 2017 by

iRacing World Championship driver Freek Schothorst has qualified for the McLaren World’s Fastest Gamer finals by winning the iRacing qualification series. Schothorst bested fellow World Championship driver Davy Decorps by a mere 11 points in the four week series. Winning the qualification series on iRacing has earned Schothorst a spot in the World’s Fastest Gamer … Read the Rest »

McLaren Partners with iRacing for World’s Fastest Gamer Competition

August 17th, 2017 by

iRacing and McLaren have announced a partnership in the World’s Fastest Gamer competition today. iRacing, the world’s leading online racing simulation, will host a four-week series featuring the McLaren Honda Formula 1 car where the winner will earn an invitation to the World’s Fastest Gamer finals to be held in November at the McLaren Technology … Read the Rest »

December Build & Other iRacing Updates

November 18th, 2015 by

This is always kind of a depressing time of the year for me, because winter is literally only weeks away and all the real world racing series are finishing up their seasons. I am excited, though, to be heading to Homestead on Friday to celebrate our NASCAR Peak Antifreeze Series champion Kenny Humpe and get … Read the Rest »

iRacing Blancpain GT Series Planned for 2016

May 21st, 2015 by

iRacing.com and the SRO Motorsports Group are joining forces to establish the world’s first professional endurance sim racing series: the iRacing Blancpain GT Series. Scheduled to debut next spring, the iRacing Blancpain GT Series will feature the world’s elite endurance sim racing teams in GT3 cars competing for cash prizes and merchandise in races broadcast … Read the Rest »

Thrilling Start to 2nd AMGSC Season

April 22nd, 2015 by

The second season of the Autobahn Motorcar Group Sportscar Challenge kicked-off on Monday night at Daytona International Speedway. With a packed grid of 43 drivers, the race was always going to be a thriller. However, few could have predicted just how hard and how close the sim racing would be. Reigning Prototype champion John Ulmer … Read the Rest »

SRO, iRacing.com Announce Blancpain GT Sim Racing Series

March 16th, 2015 by

SRO Motorsports Group and iRacing.com today announced the creation of two online racing series for virtual sports cars that are based on the Blancpain Sprint Series and Blancpain Endurance Series.   The two series will feature iRacing’s digital GT3 cars, including the BMW Z4, Ford GT and McLaren MP4-12C (with Aston Martin and another major manufacturer … Read the Rest »

Behind the Scenes: The NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze Series powered by iRacing.com – New Build, Same Plan

March 12th, 2015 by

A few weeks ago, I had a chat with an old friend.  He’s an old “iRacing buddy” of mine, one of the big-wigs at the team I was part of before joining Gale Force Sim Racing.  The two of us are great examples of how iRacing has developed its own types of members, very similar … Read the Rest »