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RaceRoom

RaceRoom – Updated Driving Assists Preview

Sector3 Studios will soon deploy a new update patch for RaceRoom Racing Experience. Besides the usual fixes and improvements, the new build will also introduce some new features related to the RaceRoom driving assists. RaceRoom producer Jean-François Chardon took the time to run a stream session in which he explains some features of the upcoming revamped driving assists and reveals some of the game enhancements included in the next RaceRoom update. And yes, the Saleen is loud, but we don’t Read More...
iRacing Tsukuba Circuit

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...
Dirt

The DiRT Rally 2.0 Screenshots – Porsche 911 & Ford Escort Mk II

Codemasters posted two new teaser screenshots of their upcoming DiRT Rally 2.0 showing us some in-game captures of the classic 1976 Ford Escort Mk II, and the modern Porsche 911 RGT in Rally spec. DiRT Rally 2.0 will take you to six rally locations around the world where you can take on incredible hand-crafted stages in a wide variety of cars from the history of the sport and modern day. As the official game of the FIA World Rallycross Championship Read More...
Project Cars 2

New Trailer by JonZ – Le Sound

They said it before, and they say it again. At Bsimracing, we love cinematic sim racing video trailers made by community members. So let’s have a look at the latest piece of art by the master of Sim Racing video productions – JonZMovies. As a tribute to the Le Mans 1971 movie, JonZ presents us with a new cinematic Project CARS 2 trailer titled “Le Sound”. Interestingly, Jonz states that the amazing audio in the trailer is directly captured from Read More...
rFactor

rFactor 2 – Roadmap Update October 2018

rFactor 2 – Roadmap Update October 2018 Studio 397 published the October 2018 Roadmap Update for rFactor 2. As usual, they are bringing us up to date with the latest progress and upcoming content for the rF2 racing simulator. The rFactor 2 development team is bringing us some new releases and share some exciting new announcements. Finland’s longest racing circuit, the Botniaring is now added to the rFactor 2 track portfolio. Furthermore, the dev team shows us some laser-scan images of the Read More...
Assetto Corsa

Assetto Corsa Competizione – Rating System Explained – Part 2

YouTuber WromWrom published part 2 of his Assetto Corsa Competizione Rating System guide. WromWrom explains the inner workings of the (in-progress) Rating System. You can check out part-1 here. 10 years ago, iRacing.com introduced a driver ranking system for their online racing platform which calculated the relative skill levels of players and with it granting them an (IR and SR) competence and safety rating. These parameters could then be used in a matchmaking system to ensure that the online competitors Read More...
The Interview – rFactor 2 and McLaren

The Interview – rFactor 2 and McLaren The Interview – rFactor 2 and McLaren

After Sundays rFactor 2 McLaren Shadow Grand Final Long-time sim racer, Team Manager of Team Redline, and Studio 397 chief CDO Dom Duhan visited the McLaren Technology Centre in Woking and sat down with Ben Payne who is the Head of Esports at Mclaren, to talk about McLaren’s motorsport history and Studio 397’s rFactor 2 relationship with McLaren. Source: Bsimracing Read More...
DiRT Rally 2.0

The DiRT Rally 2.0 Dev Insight Series Part 2 -Why DiRT Rally 2.0?

Codemasters published the second video of a series taking us behind the scenes of the DiRT Rally 2.0 development. In part one, Codemasters introduced DiRT Rally 2.0 Chief Game Designer Ross Gowing and real-world rally driver/Codemasters rally consultant Jon Armstrong. In the latest (1 minute and 2 seconds?) episode of the Insight Series, Chief Games Designer Ross Gowing answers the big question: why did Codemasters decide to make DiRT Rally 2.0 now? DiRT Rally 2.0 will take you to six rally Read More...
Assetto Corsa

Assetto Corsa Competizione – Rating System Explained – Part 1

10 years ago, iRacing.com introduced a driver ranking system for their online racing platform which calculated the relative skill levels of players and with it granting them a (IR and SR) competence and safety rating. These parameters could then be used in a matchmaking system to ensure that the online competitors in a race matched your personal skill level in the best way possible. This rating system rapidly proved to be an integral part of the iRacing online competition Read More...
RaceRoom

RaceRoom October 2018 Update And DTM AMG-Mercedes Content Released

Sector3 Studios has deployed a new update for their RaceRoom Racing Experience title, and have also made the 2003 AMG-Mercedes CLK DTM and the 2005 AMG-Mercedes C-Klasse DTM cars available for purchase. The AMG-Mercedes C-Klasse DTM 2005 is the successor to the AMG-Mercedes CLK DTM and led Gary Paffett to become champion of the DTM 2005 season in a nail-biting duel for the driver’s crown. With a score of 5 : 3 race victories, the title went to Paffett, who Read More...