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iracing

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...
Dirt

DiRT Rally 2.0 – World RX in Motion

Codemasters has published a new teaser video showcasing some impressive in-game rallycross action as featured in the DiRT Rally 2.0 title which will become available next month. Alongside all the traditional rally content in the career and historic rally modes, Codemasters have once more put a lot of effort in the Rallycross section of the game. After all, the Dirt Rally franchise is, in essence, the official game of the FIA World Rallycross Championship. At release, DiRT Rally 2.0 will feature Read More...
Assetto Corsa

Assetto Corsa Competizione – Release 5 Available

Kunos Simulazioni has deployed the fifth update of the Assetto Corsa Competizione racing simulator Early Access version. This latest update adds new content to the official videogame of the Blancpain GT Series championship in the form of a laser-scanned version of the Belgian Circuit Zolder and the Emil Frey Jaguar G3. Furthermore, version 5 also introduces new special events with online leaderboards. As far as the actual game code is concerned, the last month the ACC development team has been focusing Read More...
Forza7
Forza7
Forza7

Forza Motorsport 7 – Barrett-Jackson Car Pack Available

In cooperation with the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, who are famous for organizing the world’s greatest collector car auctions, Turn10 Studios released the Forza Motorsport 7 Barrett-Jackson Car Pack DLC including 7 amazing classic specials from yesteryear. Besides this new and rather different DLC release, Turn10 also introduces the 2018 Audi Sport RS 3 LMS touring car as a free of charge January spotlight car. The Barrett-Jackson Car Pack is available for separate purchase and is included as a free add-on for Read More...
iracing

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...
rFactor

rFactor 2 – Aston Martin Vantage GT3 Released

A few weeks ago, Studio 397 released the GT3 Challengers Pack DLC for rFactor 2. The pack is made up out of five exciting GT3 racing cars including a Porsche 911 GT3 R, BMW M6 GT3, Audi R8 LMS GT3, McLaren 720S GT3, and the Aston Martin Vantage GT3 2019. At release, Studio 397 was able to include four of them but had to postpone the release of the 2019 Aston Martin Vantage GT3 due to the fact that Aston Read More...
Assetto Corsa

Assetto Corsa Competizione – Sim vs Real World – Hungaroring (Build 4)

Sim vs Real world comparison video. YouTuber 60fps Sim Racing compiled an interesting video showing us the accuracy of the track layouts in the Assetto Corsa Competizione Early Acces Version. (4th release) In his latest video, we can compare the ACC laser scanned Hungaroring track with footage of a real lap on the circuit during a light rain session. Keep in mind that all the current media shows us the Early Acces footage of Assetto Corsa Competizione, and therefore can be Read More...
Prepar3d

Island Scenery Release Tasmania Inner Sister Island For Prepar3D V4

Developer Island Scenery has released Tasmania Inner Sister Island for Prepar3D V4, which includes both the airport and also island scenery. The airport, Inner Sister Island Airport (FI01) is located on the island and has two runways, both 500m in length. What makes it scenic is the mountains to the East and the ocean on the west. As for the island itself, it’s part of the Sister Islands Conservation area with a small land area of just 2.89 square miles. The product Read More...
Project Cars 3

Project CARS 3 To Be The Spiritual Successor To Need For Speed Shift

Now and then, Slightly Mad Studios’ CEO, Ian Bell does browse the forums over at www.gtplanet.net. Not so long ago, Mr. Bell posted a comment on their forum in which he confirmed that Slightly Mad Studios are planning, or already developing a new Project CARS title. This week he revealed some more inside info hinting that Project CARS 3 will be the spiritual successor to the Need For Speed Shift title, released back in 2009. This might shatter the hopes Read More...
Marcos Ambrose

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...