All News: Watkins Glen International


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 »

Showdown at Texas

December 16th, 2015 by Paul Slavonik

As the official Verizon IndyCar Sim Racing League powered by iRacing.com and RACER arrived at the high banks of Texas Motor Speedway, the old adage that “everything is bigger in Texas” rang true once again. Known for its high-speed action across its 1.5 mile surface, the 140-lap race at TMS did little to separate the … Read the Rest »

Boes Dominates The Glen, Increases Point Lead

December 2nd, 2015 by Jason Lofing

Allen Boes (Deadzone) dominated the field at Watkins Glen International for his second straight win in the NASCAR iRacing Pro Series. The championship leader started on pole with a lap over three-tenths faster than the field and went on to lead 37 of 45 laps, only relinquishing the lead during pit stops. Teemu Iivonen (LRM) … Read the Rest »

Boes Breaks Through at Auto Club

November 25th, 2015 by Jason Lofing

After starting the NASCAR iRacing Pro Series season with three straight third place finishes, Allen Boes broke through for his first victory of the season at Auto Club Speedway. Boes, who had the best short run car for most of the night, held off Dillon Raffurty on a four lap shootout that was cut short … Read the Rest »

New Names Top the Battle of Austin

November 23rd, 2015 by Niel Hekkens

One month after the season opener at Sebring International Raceway, the paddock moved west to Austin, Texas, for round two of the NEO Endurance Series at Circuit of the Americas. On a sunny race day 41 teams used warm-up to make some final adjustments for the race. 6 hours of racing in partly cloudy conditions … Read the Rest »

Last Week in SRF

October 13th, 2015 by

The Spec Racer Ford Challenge kicked-off the season at Watkins Glen International, with nearly 600 sim racers participating in the first week of racing. Competitors for the championship were looking to get off to a good start and work towards dethroning last season’s champion Felipe Farinelli. Kevin Vaughn led the charge with a 194 point … Read the Rest »

Past Champs Davis and Johnston Win at The Glen, Texas

August 18th, 2015 by

After more than 3,000 left turns to begin its tenth season, the ITSR Power Series finally made a few right-handers in the first road course stop of the season at Watkins Glen. The sim racers were greeted by cool, cloudy weather, which made the 2.45-mile road course very grippy and ultra fast.  In qualifying, Season … Read the Rest »