All News: the corkscrew

Loginov & Knight Take Control of iPCC at Laguna Seca

December 19th, 2013 by

The Production Car Challenge series headed out West to sunny California and renowned Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for Round Six, which marks the halfway point of the 2013 season.  Originally built by the Army Corps of Engineers, this 2.2 mile, eleven unforgiving turn layout, has been labeled as a “ski slope” due to elevation … Read the Rest »

Tatts Dominate at Laguna

October 1st, 2013 by

Round Eight of the V8 Supercar Series headed to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for a 25 lap sprint race. This race and week would turn the championship on its head when ANZ Motorsports driver Justin Ruggier broke his arm (in a non-sim-racing accident) and pulled out of the rest of the season which now … Read the Rest »

do Carmo Handles The Corkscrew . . . and Schiavon

September 19th, 2013 by

The IZOD IndyCar Road Series made a stop at narrow and challenging Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for Week Seven.  96 drivers accepted the challenge during the week with 11 different drivers taking victory on the 2.238 mile course.  Drivers wind around the tricky 11 turn course located in northern California and each lap have … Read the Rest »

Prototype & GT Challenge Week 7: Laguna Seca

September 17th, 2013 by

The second half of the Prototype and GT Challenge series kicked-off at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca located in Monterey, California.  The 11 turn, 2.238 mile (3.602 km) circuit promised to challenge not only the speed but the mental patience and awareness of drivers.  In particular, traffic would play a pivotal role this week as … Read the Rest »

Jewell & Baird Lead iRNC at Halfway Point

September 16th, 2013 by

As we hit the halfway point of 2013 Season 3, Week Six saw’s inRacingNews Challenge mixed-class series head to Monterey, California for one of two trips to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.  This 2.2 mile eleven turn circuit provides drivers with huge elevation changes, none more dramatic than the most challenging section on track – … Read the Rest »

Terrell and Brandt Conquer the Cork

May 12th, 2013 by

The first week of online racing in both the fixed and open Indy Car Road Series took place in sunny California with the sim-racers looking to tear-up Mazda Laguna Seca Raceway. The venue located at Monterey hosts 11 corners over a 2.238 mile river of bending tarmac. In Week One of the Road open setup … Read the Rest »

Cadillacs Return to Laguna

September 18th, 2012 by

Round 6 of the Cadillac Cup took the drivers to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for the second time this season. This challenging 2.2 mile (3.6km) track features 11 turns and the famous Corkscrew. This week we saw 681 sim-racers take to the grid to compete in at least one race, with 210 turning a … Read the Rest »

iRN Three-fer

June 15th, 2012 by

Back from a three week sabatical, Christopher Leone brings us up to date on all the goings-on in the inRacingNews Challenge . . . Summit Point For the second time in four weeks, Summit Point Raceway played host to the multi-class inRacingNews Challenge. Week Four saw the Pontiac Solstices, Spec Racer Fords, and Mazda MX-5 … Read the Rest »

Schuett, Ruokola Pace iRNC at Summit Point

October 13th, 2011 by

The second half of the 2011 Season 3 inRacingNews Challenge opened just as the first half did: with a visit to the Summit Point Raceway. This time, though, instead of the full layout, the drivers would compete in their Pontiac Solstices and SpecRacer Fords on the Jefferson Reverse section of the course. Tim Schuett paced … Read the Rest »

INDY Grand Prix of Monterey Set for February 27

February 17th, 2011 by

February, 2011 marks the first anniversary of the series. What could be a better reason to celebrate this great event than with a great race? The INDY Grand Prix of Monterey.  On Sunday, February 27 the Web Racing Network will bring their cameras to the virtual Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and put the best … Read the Rest »