All News: Watkins Glen International


IMSA iRacing Pro Series To Bring Bi-Weekly Thursday Night Racing Action Starting April 16

April 3rd, 2020 by IMSA

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Following last month’s successful IMSA Sebring SuperSaturday on iRacing event, IMSA and iRacing have taken the next step in establishing a bi-weekly series of Thursday night races to be known as the “IMSA iRacing Pro Series.” The series will follow the same format as Sebring SuperSaturday – 90-minute, single-driver races using … Read the Rest »

Sage Karam Dominates IndyCar iRacing Challenge American Red Cross Grand Prix

March 28th, 2020 by

It was all Sage Karam at the front of the pack in Saturday’s American Red Cross Grand Prix, the opening round of the IndyCar iRacing Challenge from Watkins Glen International. Save for a couple of pit stops, the Dreyer & Reinbold Racing driver and longtime iRacer nearly led all 45 laps to score a relatively … Read the Rest »

Race Preview: IndyCar iRacing Challenge American Red Cross Grand Prix

March 28th, 2020 by

Who knew that the first official NTT IndyCar Series race with the series’ brand new Aeroscreen would take place on iRacing? Unfortunately, this year’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg was halted before the green flag could drop on the race itself, but a majority of this year’s drivers—plus some very special guests—will get to … Read the Rest »

NTT INDYCAR SERIES STARS SET FOR INDYCAR IRACING CHALLENGE

March 26th, 2020 by NTT IndyCar Series

A full field of NTT INDYCAR SERIES drivers, including reigning series champion Josef Newgarden and 2019 Indianapolis 500 winner Simon Pagenaud, is set to compete virtually in the inaugural INDYCAR iRacing Challenge on Saturday beginning at 4 p.m. ET. The entry list represents 15 different teams or organizations currently competing in the NTT INDYCAR SERIES … Read the Rest »

Jarrad Filsell Scores First Porsche Esports Supercup Win of 2019 at Watkins Glen

June 30th, 2019 by

The always unpredictable Porsche Esports Supercup saw another dramatic round of action from Watkins Glen International on Saturday, with serious championship implications for some of the series’ top drivers. In the end, it was Apex Racing Team that won both races, with Kevin Ellis Jr. leading every lap of the sprint race and teammate Jarrad … Read the Rest »

iRacing 6 Hours of the Glen is This Weekend!

June 17th, 2019 by

Haven’t quite scratched your endurance racing itch yet? iRacing’s latest upcoming sports car team event, the 6 Hours of the Glen, takes place this weekend with four sessions to choose from. iRacers looking for the overall title can take on the famous New York circuit in the Corvette C7 DP; GTE racers can choose between … Read the Rest »

Power Series Ringers Fight for a Win at The Glen

July 20th, 2016 by Corey Davis

For the ITSR Power Series drivers, the trip to Watkins Glen International must feel a bit like spring cleaning: It only happens once per season, and while some dread it as unfamiliar territory, the series’ road racing aces see it as a chance to clean house and score a victory. When the series visited the … Read the Rest »

Huttu Wins Watkins Glen iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series

May 4th, 2016 by Jonny Simon

Greger Huttu and Team Redline scored their second win of the 2016 iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series at Watkins Glen International.  If that sounds vaguely familiar it’s because the five time world champion remains undefeated at The Glen, having won every race there since the inaugural season of the championship in 2010. Coanda Simsport’s … Read the Rest »

Davis Doubles Up, Kelley Ekes Out a Daytona Win

March 2nd, 2016 by

From a twisting road course in Watkins Glen to the high banks of Daytona, the ITSR Power Series schedule challenged drivers with vastly different circuits in the past two weeks.  The drivers met that challenge with 150 laps of caution-free and often close-quarters racing. When the teams rolled into Watkins Glen, a hot, slick track greeted … Read the Rest »

IndyCar at Watkins Glen Visualized in 16th Street Race

December 30th, 2015 by Paul Slavonik

The penultimate round of the official Verizon IndyCar Sim Racing League powered by iRacing.com and RACER got underway on Tuesday night at Watkins Glen International. For 35 laps, the virtual field of 17 cars traversed the 3.4-mile circuit which would be the final road race of the season. Although there were no professional drivers participating, … Read the Rest »