All News: Twin Ring Motegi


Lionheart Retro Series: Taylor Scores First Win in Second Career Start

August 10th, 2020 by Jason Galvin

Broadcast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMBghHb90t4&feature=emb_title Matt Taylor has put the Lionheart Retro Series presented by DMLC Racing Channel on notice. The rookie scored his first career win in just his second start, navigating the draft and holding the lead through the final restart until a caution with five laps to go ended the SimXperience 175 at Twin Ring … Read the Rest »

Lionheart IndyCar Series: Harrington Flawless in Dominating Motegi Victory

May 24th, 2020 by Jason Galvin

Broadcast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DdJ1yvPhujs&feature=emb_title It took two laps for Connor Harrington to rocket to the front at Twin Ring Motegi. Once he did, hardly anyone could touch him. Harrington held off challenges from a half-dozen drivers throughout the race to win the Global Electronic Technology 200, after a thrilling two-lap sprint to the finish and fierce charge … Read the Rest »

Simon Pagenaud Goes Back-to-Back in IndyCar iRacing Challenge With Motegi Win

April 19th, 2020 by

For the second week in a row, Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud played pit strategy perfectly and took advantage of misfortunate for teammate Will Power to take the checkered flag in the Firestone 175, the fourth race of the IndyCar iRacing Challenge and a virtual return to Twin Ring Motegi’s oval for the series for the … Read the Rest »

‘5 THINGS TO LOOK FOR …’ HEADING INTO FIRESTONE 175

April 18th, 2020 by Paul Kelly, NTT IndyCar Series

TUNE IN: 2:30PM ET, NBCSN The INDYCAR iRacing Challenge, a virtual racing event featuring a full field of NTT INDYCAR SERIES drivers, continues Saturday, April 18 with the Firestone 175 beginning at 2:30 p.m. ET at Twin Ring Motegi. The 113-lap event, which will last approximately 75 minutes, will be broadcast live on NBCSN. The … Read the Rest »

Lionheart IndyCar Series: Red Hot Blocker Wins Fuel Game at Motegi

June 1st, 2019 by Jason Galvin

Adam Blocker can’t be beat right now. The defending Lionheart IndyCar Series presented by First Medical Equipment champion made stretching fuel look easy, while others cars dropped lap after lap, to win the Global Electronic Technology 200 at Twin Ring Motegi Wednesday night. “I knew Laarkamp couldn’t make it when he went past me,” said … Read the Rest »

Lionheart Retro Series: Hassert Ends Drought, Wins at Motegi

May 15th, 2019 by Jason Galvin

The drought is over. Big Joe Hassert returned to victory lane for the first time since 2017, edging Dean Moll to the finish in the SimXperience 175 at Twin Ring Motegi. It was the first win for Hassert since the Lionheart Retro Series presented by ButtKicker season finale at Auto Club Speedway in November of … Read the Rest »

Krahula Hopes to Defend at Kentucky

April 11th, 2017 by Patrick Taylor

The Lionheart Indycar Series presented by First Medical Equipment returns to North America for the first time in almost a month. The Kentucky 200 presented by Dragonfly Racing will be held under the lights at the 1.5-mile Kentucky Speedway on April 12th. It will serve as the first of four night sim races on the … Read the Rest »

Huttu Back on Top at Twin Ring Motegi

July 12th, 2016 by Jonny Simon; French translation (below) by Renaud LACROIX)

Five time champion Greger Huttu returned to the top step of the podium for the first time since Round Six of the 2016 iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series Watkins Glen, taking his 55th career win in the series at Twin Ring Motegi. Coanda Simsport’s Martin Krönke saw his three race win streak come to … Read the Rest »

Galvin Delivers

June 29th, 2016 by Jason Galvin

On the birthday of the namesake for the Lionheart IndyCar Series presented by First Medical Equipment, Jason Galvin delivered a lion-like drive through the field to win his first career Lionheart Series race in the Cart Retro Series 150 at Twin Ring Motegi in Japan on Wednesday night. The win came on what would have … Read the Rest »

CART Retro Series 150 Brings Lionheart to Japan

June 21st, 2016 by Patrick Taylor

The Lionheart Indycar Series Presented by First Medical Equipment departs North America for the first time this season with a stop at the virtual Twin Ring Motegi oval on Wednesday, June 22nd. The CART Retro Series 150 is an appropriate title for the Motegi event because the Honda-owned facility opened in 1998 with a CART-sanctioned … Read the Rest »