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Get to Know: Al Smith Jr

January 6th, 2014 by

Al Smith Jr has been an iRacing member since April of 2012, but his racing career started well before that. Before iRacing, he raced and won in go-karts for three years. He did not stop improving in his transition from real world racing to sim-racing.  With nearly 400 online starts, he has 16 career oval … Read the Rest »

Traino Tames Talladega

October 25th, 2013 by

The final week of action for Season Three in the NASCAR iRacing Class C Fixed Series brought an incredible 3,151 sim racers to the high banks of the virtual Talladega Superspeedway. Talladega is known by many as a wild card event, since almost anyone who enters the race has an excellent chance at ending the … Read the Rest »

Harrison Gains on the High Banks

October 21st, 2013 by

With just five races remaining, the sands are starting to run-out on the first season of the NASCAR iRacing Series.  Heading to this week’s four pack of online races at Talladega Superspeedway, newly-crowned NASCAR iRacing.com Series World Championship champ Tyler Hudson continued to enjoy a healthy lead in the standings over the second-placed Landon Harrison … Read the Rest »

World Tour of iRacing.com Talldega 500

October 21st, 2013 by

iRacing did NASCAR one better . . . make that three better . . . by hosting four separate World Tour of iRacing.com Talladega 500s over the weekend. A total of 1,321 iRacers took to the virtual high banks of Talladega in their Gen 6 Chevy SS and Ford Fusions in separate online races for … Read the Rest »

Get to Know: Braydon Oakley

October 21st, 2013 by

Canadian iRacer Braydon Oakley has been a member of the service since December of 2010 and, since then, has done a lot to make a name for himself in sim-racing. The 17 year old from Perth, Ontario has won 51 races in 520 starts on the oval side of iRacing, and has 13 victories in … Read the Rest »

Get to Know: Brandon Trost

September 3rd, 2013 by

This week, I had the pleasure of  interviewing iRacer Brandon Trost.  If you look at his career statistics, you would think he is a sim-racing addict. Since joining iRacing in June of 2012, he has started 1669 oval races, winning 124 times and taking 502 top five finishes, along with 152 pole starts.  The majority … Read the Rest »

Laughton Brothers Go 1-2 at Talladega

July 10th, 2013 by

The NASCAR iRacing Series World Championship saw its first sibling 1-2 finish on Tuesday night when brothers Joshua and Chad Laughton crossed the line first and second respectively at Talladega Superspeedway. The brothers worked together off and on for much of the race and found each other when it counted, with Joshua getting pushed to … Read the Rest »

The Alabama Lottery

May 28th, 2013 by

Normally when you think of winning the lottery, you think of places like Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada, not Talladega, Alabama. Fortunately for the 3,000+ sim racers who took the green flag during Week Four of the NASCAR iRacing Class C Fixed Series, each of them had an equal chance of hitting it big and … Read the Rest »

Keister & Laughton Claim Charlotte

May 21st, 2013 by

After a very tough week in Darlington, drivers of the NASCAR iRacing Class C Fixed Series were happy to get out of Darlington and head into North Carolina for a visit to Concord, North Carolina and the Charlotte Motor Speedway. The 1.5-mile speedway produces some of the best racing that the iRacing.com service has to … Read the Rest »

Hockaday Tops at ‘Dega

May 13th, 2013 by

With Season One of the NASCAR iRacing.com Class B Series in the books, drivers and teams took a week to get rested and ready for the second season of 2013.  The biggest and baddest race track of them all lay ahead for everyone: Talladega Superspeedway in eastern Alabama.  Talladega provides everyone with a chance to … Read the Rest »