All News: Philip Island

Skip Barber 2k World Cup – Nassi Returns and Wins

October 8th, 2015 by

After a dominating win by Philip Leybaert at Lime Rock, the 2k Cup moved on to Philip Island this week. This was expected to be a much different race due to Philip Island’s long straights and wide corners. The championship standings are still settling after starting the season at the Motegi oval. Philip Island should … Read the Rest »

Uusi-Jaakkola Jumps to Early iRacing World Championship GP Series Lead

March 2nd, 2015 by

Aleksi Uusi-Jaakkola jumped into the early lead of the 2015 iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series with a dominant performance at Interlagos on Saturday.  Uusi-Jaakkola started on pole and led 62 of 71 laps en route to a 5.9s win over Martin Krönke with Olli Pahkala completing the podium ahead of defending champion Greger Huttu.  … Read the Rest »

Who will be CTC Champion?

October 14th, 2014 by

The CTC has finally reached the last week of official racing. Australia’s Phillip Island is the last stage and will finally define who’s the winner and who’s not. Until now, 244 simracers have taken part in some race or all of them, through Season 3, showing a good number of participants for the Classic series, … Read the Rest »

Rave Reviews for New Radicals Slate

April 17th, 2013 by

Despite a car that has been improved season on season by iRacing and a car that regularly has sim-racing being positive about it when they try it, this season has seen the series struggling for participation. As a road series the competition for drivers is fierce and many series saw a dip as drivers looked … Read the Rest »

Stunning Stanaway Seals Silverstone Spoils

December 5th, 2012 by

Round Four of the Road Pro Series brought the virtual Williams-Toyota FW31s to the home of British motorsport, Silverstone. The 60 lap online race proved to be one of the fastest on the calender, as the historic layout was used – bypassing  several of the latter-day chicanes — allowing the virtual F1 cars to … Read the Rest »

Hamstead Wins Down Under

December 1st, 2012 by

Round 4 of the V8 Supercar Championship presented by BigPond returned home to Australia for the first endurance event of the season at Phillip Island. With Scott McLaughlin dominating the first 3 rounds of the Championship, would anyone step up and stop him from having a perfect month of online racing? Richard Hamstead grabbed … Read the Rest »

Luis Triggers Comeback Talk at Philip Island

July 24th, 2012 by

Tipping the Grand Prix Series World Championship see-saw in his direction, Hugo Luis secured his fourth victory of the 2012 season in a dominant pole-to-flag display at Philip Island. The Brazilian, who is chasing to retain his championship crown, took the Round Ten honours 11 seconds clear of 2010 champion and current point leader … Read the Rest »

Huttu Wins Silverstone Strategy Battle

July 11th, 2012 by

Round Nine of the World Championship Grand Prix Series played host to the digital version of the Williams-Toyota FW31 at the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit, and it was Greger Huttu claiming the spoils of victory with his sixth win of the season. In a strategy battle with championship rival Hugo Luis, the 2010 champion … Read the Rest »

iRacer Profile – Kay Kaschube

June 23rd, 2012 by

Next time you find yourself going wheel-to-wheel with Kay Kaschube at Phillip Island, consider giving him a wide berth in Turn Two (aka Southern Loop).  After all, he just might be inclined to return to his racing roots and head straight for the waters of the Bass Strait.  You see Kaschube cut his racing on … Read the Rest »

Globe Trotters

April 27th, 2012 by

Weeks 9 and 10 took the Prototype and GT Challenge outside of North America for the final time this season, to a pair of tracks 10,000 miles apart in opposite hemispheres. Their track layouts once again provided the globe-trotting sim racers with contrast from week-to-week as Silverstone’s wide, historic airfield layout in the English … Read the Rest »