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iRacing Lucas Oil Off-Road Series Teaser Video

Back in March, iRacing.com and the Lucas Oil Off-Road Series proudly announced a partnership that will bring multiple new off-road eSports series to the online racing service. The new series will feature both Pro-4 and Pro-2 trucks and iconic tracks including Wild West Motorsports Park and Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park with additional tracks to be added in the near future. Today they posted a first teaser video promoting the upcoming iRacing Lucas Oil Off-Road Series. If all goes as planned, Read More...

iRacing – New Damage Model Progress

iRacing.com is continuing the work on its brand new damage model. Sadly enough, the damage update did not make it to the recently deployed 2019 Season 2 Build. However, iRacing pointed out that the new damage model was coming along nicely. They now shared a new work-in-progress video, showcasing crashes with various iRacing car models. Source: Bsimracing Read More...
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Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya Coming To iRacing

iRacing.com confirmed that they are currently laser scanning the Spanish Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. The track will be added to the iRacing track portfolio at a yet to be announced date. (Do not expect it to be #soon.) The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya is a motorsport racing track in Montmeló, Catalonia, Spain. Until 2013 the track was known only as the Circuit de Catalunya before a sponsorship deal with Barcelona City Council added Barcelona to the track’s title. The 4.655 km (2.892 mi) Read More...
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iRacing 2019 Season 1 Patch 4 Deployed

iRacing.com deployed a new patch for their online racing platform. The 2019 Season 1 Patch 4 includes a healthy selection of improvements and fixes for both the core engine and content. Check out the changelog for all the details. Screenshot by Radicals Online Changelog Membersite The Membersite has been updated with the ability to select to use Dynamic Sky when creating a Hosted Session, and when using the TEST panel! Connectivity Fixed a bug that could cause cars to temporarily disappear if the Race Server Read More...
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iRacing Presents The 24 Hours Of Daytona 2019

Its that time of the year again. The iRacing.com online racing platform is getting ready to run their annual virtual 24 Hours Of Daytona. This ” around the clock” sim race honors the real-world IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race, known as the Rolex 24 that is being held a weekend later. The 24 Hours of Daytona is a 24-hour endurance race held at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL. It marks the first major auto race of the year Read More...
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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...