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CoRe Takes Victory at Spa in Blancpain GT

July 26th, 2017 by Paul Slavonik

The longest event on the 2017 calendar for iRacing’s premiere GT3 series, Round 5 of the Blancpain GT Series took drivers to the wild twists and turns of Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps for six-hours of sim racing. With 38 teams arriving ready to race during the penultimate round of the season, the McLaren MP4-12C seemed to … Read the Rest »

CoRe Grabs Second Win of Season at Zolder – Blancpain GT

May 30th, 2017 by Paul Slavonik

In addition to the Indy 500, Monaco GP and the Coke 600, the Blancpain GT Series – iRacing’s premiere GT3 championship – added its name into the hat of what was a busy weekend in the world of motorsports. During the 90-minute race at Circuit Zolder, sim-racers wheeled their virtual race cars around the tricky … Read the Rest »

Breakthrough Victory for Pure Racing Team in Blancpain GT

May 9th, 2017 by Paul Slavonik

The 2017 Blancpain GT Series on iRacing has been a mixed bag of sorts for Pure Racing Team (PRT). Although PRT Red managed a sixth place finish in the opening round at Monza, none of the various divisions of PRT managed to finish inside the top-20 during the second round at Brands Hatch. With a … Read the Rest »

Coanda Victorious After Late Move in Blancpain GT

May 3rd, 2017 by Paul Slavonik

    Cheers and Tears could be the two words used to sum up the second round of the Blancpain GT Series – iRacing’s premiere GT3 championship – which took place at Brands Hatch. With only 25 of the 48 entries finishing the online race on the lead lap, the incident points piled up in … Read the Rest »

CoRe Wins Blancpain GT Opener at Monza

April 18th, 2017 by Paul Slavonik

After a long off-season, the best sim-racing teams from all over the world returned to iRacing’s premiere GT3 world championship – the Blancpain GT Series – for the opening event at Autodromo Nazionale Monza. For three-hours, sim racers traversed the high-speed straights and tricky chicanes of the famous Italian circuit as the dominant teams looked … Read the Rest »

Road to Pro: Huis Wins Battle, Bakkum Wins War

January 25th, 2017 by Paul Slavonik

In the final race of the 2016 iRacing Road Pro Series at Nürburgring’s GP-Strecke, Team Redline’s Bono Huis scored an impressive win from fifth on the grid. Huis, the recent winner of the Formula E sim race in Las Vegas (along with its $200,000 payday), led 55 of the 60-lap online race and also set … Read the Rest »

Road to Pro: Bakkum Goes Two for Two

January 18th, 2017 by Paul Slavonik

The penultimate round of the iRacing Road Pro Series got underway at Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari (also known as Imola) this past weekend and while it proved to be a success for some, it brought utter heartbreak for others. As qualifying for the 8th round got underway, Freek Schothorst continued his solid form … Read the Rest »

Road to Pro: Bakkum Dominates at Spa

January 11th, 2017 by Paul Slavonik

After a long break for the holidays, drivers in the iRacing Road Pro Series resumed their quest for a coveted seat in the iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series during Round 7 at Circuit de Spa Francorchamps. 32 cars took the grid for the 44-lap sim race with Mack Bakkum securing pole with a time … Read the Rest »

Road to Pro: Jensen Prevails at Monza

December 21st, 2016 by Paul Slavonik

From the start of Round Six of the iRacing Road to Pro Series, the online race looked as if it’d be one to remember. With 26 cars taking the field in the top split at Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Freek Schothorst was in good shape to continue his solid form after taking pole position. Cem Bolukbasi … Read the Rest »

Coanda Two-for-Two in Blancpain Endurance

December 8th, 2016 by Paul Slavonik

For the second week in a row, VRS Coanda Simsport #81 has come out on top in the Blancpain Endurance Series. Comprised of Mitchell deJong, Philip Stamm, and David Williams, the trio drove the Coanda Audi R8 LMS to victory from pole position during Round 3 at Circuit Zolder. Leading for all but one of … Read the Rest »