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iRacing Downshift #27: Eric Hudec, the Daytona Road Course, and Nim’s Tips Return!

August 20th, 2020 by

Click here to listen to the latest iRacing Downshift! The latest iRacing Downshift gets in depth with senior vehicle dynamics engineer Eric Hudec on the DAYTONA Road Course, his career in real-world racing, and more. Chief steward Nim Cross joins us for the return of Nim’s Tips, and we’ve got all the latest news on … Read the Rest »

iRacing’s Dudes Abide

March 30th, 2015 by

Never let it be said that the folks at iRacing lack for hands-on sim racing experience.  Most recent case in point:  the iRacing 12 Hours of Sebring, where iRacing staffers experienced the thrill of victory and the agony of P16. The thrill of victory went to Chris Lerch (vehicle dynamic engineer), Kevin Bobbitt (marketing director), … Read the Rest »

Finland Start World Cup Defence in Style

April 25th, 2013 by

Finland opened their defence of the World Cup of iRacing in style by scoring top points ahead of 2012 finalists Brasil. Last weekend all 35 clubs took to the tracks in the first of four qualifying events for the 2013 tournament and from there the finals. The 2013 championship is being run on broadly the … Read the Rest »

The iRacing.com Protest System – May, 2012

May 11th, 2012 by

“Racing incidents happen.” — Nim Cross I must say that Nim’s statement is very accurate and profound.  There have been literally thousands of forum strings, emails, video reviews, opinions and discussions over the years about how to deal with those cursed incidents and accidents on iRacing.   Passionate discussions and ideas abound about the sporting code, … Read the Rest »

Tonight's NASCAR iRacing.com Series World Championship Opener Broadcast Live

February 14th, 2011 by

Tonight’s 2011 NASCAR iRacing.com Series World Championship opener at Daytona International Speedway will be broadcast by PSRTV live on iRacing.com.  The veteran announcer Nim Cross will once again handle the play-by-play and color commentating duties. The race starts at 9 pm ET (Wednesday, February 16 at 0200 GMT) . . . but why wait? Tune … Read the Rest »

Tonight’s NASCAR iRacing.com Series World Championship Opener Broadcast Live

February 14th, 2011 by

Tonight’s 2011 NASCAR iRacing.com Series World Championship opener at Daytona International Speedway will be broadcast by PSRTV live on iRacing.com.  The veteran announcer Nim Cross will once again handle the play-by-play and color commentating duties. The race starts at 9 pm ET (Wednesday, February 16 at 0200 GMT) . . . but why wait? Tune … Read the Rest »

A Day with the Chief Steward

December 11th, 2009 by

I’m sure there are a lot of you out there who wonder what it’s like in an average day of being Chief Steward for F.I.R.S.T. (Federation of Internet Racing and Sanctioning Trust).  I’ll try to explain what we do with protests, the process of investigating cases, and some of our philosophies behind some of the … Read the Rest »

The Customer is (Nearly) Always Right

August 27th, 2009 by

There is no more thankless task in motorsports than that of chief steward.  Charged with interpreting and enforcing a myriad of rules and regulations and occasionally refereeing disputes among supremely competitive individuals, sometimes the most a chief steward can hope for is to earn an equal degree of enmity from all sides. It’s tough enough … Read the Rest »