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iRacing Deployed 2019 Season 1 Patch 2

iRacing deployed the 2019 Season 1 Patch #2 for their online racing simulation. This update contains a healthy list of fixes and improvements further enhancing various areas of the popular sim racing platform. (Screenshot by Jean-Christophe Bouchat) Changelog: iRacing BETA Interface Update Release Notes [00.10.108] Sessions Active Practice Sessions can now be launched from the Open Practice tab of the Official Series section on the interface. The License column has been added to the Pending Sessions in the table view. Performance improvements have been made for Read More...
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Marcos Ambrose Teaches How To Drive

RutgersKev has shared a great video on Youtube, featuring a driving lesson from former pro race car driver Marcos Ambrose. A native of Australia, Marcos Ambrose used to race in the Australian V8 Supercars series and later made the switch to the North American NASCAR circuit where he competed from 2008 until 2014. Due to his extensive background in road racing, Ambrose became a road track specialist in NASCAR, winning two Sprint Cup races at Watkins Glen. Watch below as the pro Read More...
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iRacing To Pay Out $300,000 in eSport Prize Money

iRacing has announced that their six eSport World Championship Series are going to award a total of $300,000 in prize money in the coming year. A lions-share of that amount will be awarded by the recently-announced Porsche iRacing World Championship that comes with a $100K prize fund. The other 200 grand will be split among the other five eSport World Championship series that cover disciplines such as NASCAR, Rallycross, sports car racing and dirt ovals. “This is exactly what we Read More...
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iRacing – Dynamic Sky and Day/Night Transitions Previews

On the 4th of December, iRacing deployed the 2019 Season 1 build which is packed with new features and exciting new content. We have already shown you previews of the Dallara Formula 3, and the Formula Renault 3.5, cars that will become available with the build. We also reported about the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval track and the Japanese Tsukuba Circuit which will be free for all existing and new members. However, the most interesting enhancement coming to iRacing is Read More...
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iRacing – Tsukuba Circuit Preview Video

The release date of the iRacing 2019 Season 1 build is getting closer. On the 4th of December, iRacing will deploy the last update of 2018 packed with new features and exciting new content. Besides the Dallara Formula 3, and the Formula Renault 3.5, the 2019 Season 1 build will also bring us the North American Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval track and the Japanese Tsukuba Circuit as part of the iRacing base package meaning the tracks will be free Read More...
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iRacing Charlotte Roval Teaser Video

iRacing is getting prepared to deploy the 2019 Season 1 build on December 4. The last build of this year will include lots of new content and some pretty amazing enhancements. Track-wise, the build will introduce the North American Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval track and the Japanese Tsukuba Circuit as free content for all iRacing members. Today, iRacing.com published a little video showing us some footage of the laser-scanned North American Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval track. When the Charlotte Roval is Read More...
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iRacing – The Dallara F3 Is Coming In The 2018 December Build

December will be an exciting month for all iRacing members. Two days ago, iRacing revealed that the Tsukuba Circuit and Charlotte Roval are coming to iRacing as free content for all. But there is more. In an unexpected stream, iRacing announced that the Dallara F3 open wheeler will become available in the upcoming December Build of the iRacing online racing platform. Formula 3 is the most successful racing series in the world. With its numerous European, American, Asian and Australian championships, Read More...
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Tsukuba Circuit and Charlotte Roval Coming To iRacing

iRacing announced that the 2019 Season 1 build, scheduled for a December 4th release will include two new tracks for all iRacing members. iRacing will add the North American Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval track and the Japanese Tsukuba Circuit to its track portfolio as part of the iRacing base package. This means that both tracks will be free for all existing and new members. Tsukuba Circuit, located in Japan, is really two tracks in one. Course 1000 and Course 2000, with Read More...
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iRacing’s Kevin Bobbitt Talks AI & New Damage Model

When last month, the nice people of Apex Racing visited the 2018 Sim Racing Expo at the German Nürburgring circuit, they took the time to interview some interesting people working in the Sim Racing industry. First up was iRacing’s Director of Marketing Kevin Bobbitt who talked about the upcoming new damage model, and the addition of a single player mode against AI. iRacing.com Motorsport Simulations, headquartered in Bedford, MA, was founded in September of 2004 by David Kaemmer, co-founder of Papyrus Read More...
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A Decade of iRacing – David Kaemmer Interview

Time does fly. Today, iRacing celebrates its 10-year anniversary and still holds the honor of being the world’s premier motorsports racing simulation. In the latest official video, David Kaemmer, the Adrian Newey of the sim racing world and the CEO of iRacing.com Motorsport Simulations looks back at the development history of iRacing, and talks about new upcoming features such as the new damage system and day to night transitions. iRacing.com Motorsport Simulations, headquartered in Bedford, MA, was founded in September Read More...