Video Blog: iRacing on Indycar and Racer

Shaun Cole On October 14, 2015
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In a recent article at Racer dot com they featured a story about the upcoming sim racing series that would put real life Indycar drivers against some of the best drivers that sim racing has to offer.  This series is being run by the 16th Street Racing League, a long time top league within the community and will be run on iRacing.

In this video blog Shaun Cole of The Simpit talks about the article at Racer dot com as well as the article following the first event that was featured at the Indycar Site.  

Original Article at RACERdotCOM

Follow Up Article at INDYCARdotCOM

Here is a stream of the First race presented by Indycar, Racer and Racespot featuring commentary by the trio of Wil Vincent, Aaron Likens and Paul Jenkins.

Here is the rest of the schedule of races:
Barber Motorsports Park (Oct. 20)
Iowa Speedway (Oct. 27)
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course (Nov. 3)
The Milwaukee Mile (Nov. 10)
Road America (Nov. 17)
Pocono Raceway (Nov. 24)
Sonoma Raceway (Dec. 1)
Texas Motor Speedway (Dec. 8)
Watkins Glen International (Dec. 15)
Indianapolis Motor Speedway (Dec. 21-22 oval qualifications and Dec. 29 race)

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John G. Hill On 2015-10-14 18:05:52
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Within the next few years, it will be common place for real race drivers to practice on sims like iRacing. Not everyone has access to expensive team simulators, and even if they did, it still makes sense to have your own home simulator.


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