Simraceway Blog

New Midweek Championship: GT Giants Championship

GT Giants Champs

by John | July 30, 2014

Today sees the launch of an exciting new Championship using the cars from our GT Racing Giants Bundle. Read on to find out more.

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GP Anniversary Championship Round 4: Lotus 72@Silverstone

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by John | July 30, 2014

The fourth round of July’s $1,000 signature Championship, the GP Anniversary Championship, gets under way today with the Lotus 72 at Silverstone. Read on to find out how to enter.

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Free Test Drive Tuesday–Lotus 72

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by John | July 28, 2014

We’re inviting you on a free test drive featuring the brand new Lotus 72. Race it free-of-charge for 48 hours and download it for a 50% discount during this promo (it will also feature in this month’s signature Championship, the GP Anniversary Championship, so this is your chance to pick it up on the cheap!).

 

When: 8 am PST (5 pm CET), 07/28/14 until 8 am PST (5 pm CET), 07/30/14.

How: Head to the Events page or Quick Race lobby and enter a contest featuring the car.

 

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Celebrate the Mustang’s 50th, Free this Weekend

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by John | July 25, 2014

This weekend’s Silverstone Classic pays tribute to the 50th year of Ford Mustang production. Amongst other offerings, its Mustang Celebration Trophy will see grids of 50+ competition-prepared Mustangs going hell-for-leather on the Grand Prix circuit.

 

But just in case you can’t get down to Silverstone this weekend, we’re holding our own ‘Stang celebration at our virtual version of the British track. Head to the Events page and Quick Race lobby from 8 am PST (5 pm CET) and grab any of our three Ford Mustangs and race them at Silverstone completely free-of-charge all weekend!

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Friends of SRW: Epic Car Compilation

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by John | July 24, 2014

Regular contributor Nuno Cunha has surpassed himself with his latest offering on YouTube: a 30-minute compilation of Simraceway Online Racing World‘s entire collection of cars in action at our home track of Sonoma Raceway. Read on to watch it in all its glory.

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GP Anniversary Championship Round 3: Lotus 88B@Brands Hatch

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by John | July 23, 2014

The third round of July’s $1,000 signature Championship, the GP Anniversary Championship, gets under way today with the Lotus 88B at Brands Hatch. Read on to find out how to enter.

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View from the PDC: Jim Russell F3 Racing Series Rounds 7 & 8

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by John | July 22, 2014

The seventh and eighth races in the Jim Russell F3 Racing Series took place on Sonoma Raceway’s IndyCar layout on July 12 and 13. Read the race reports, review the final standings, and see the Lola Simraceway Formula 3 in real-world action in our photo gallery, on the Simraceway Performance Driving Center website.

 

 

Free Test Drive Tuesday–Lotus 88B

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by John | July 21, 2014

We’re inviting you on a free test drive featuring the Lotus 88B. Race it free-of-charge for 48 hours and download it for a 50% discount during this promo (it will also feature in this month’s signature Championship, the GP Anniversary Championship, so this is your chance to pick it up on the cheap!).

 

When: 8 am PST (5 pm CET), 07/21/14 until 8 am PST (5 pm CET), 07/23/14.

How: Head to the Events page or Quick Race lobby and enter a contest featuring the car.

 

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New Car–Lotus 72

Lotus 72 Release

by John | July 18, 2014

The sheer originality of the Lotus 72 led to its utter domination on the track. With six seasons, 74 races, 20 Grand Prix victories, two drivers’ championships and three constructors’ championships to its name, it’s hard to think of a more effective Formula One racer.

 

Read on to find out more or discover it for yourself by purchasing it or taking it for a free, weekend-long test drive in-game.

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New Track–Brands Hatch

Brands Hatch Release

by John | July 18, 2014

First used for racing in 1926, Brands Hatch, based in Kent, UK, was transformed into a purpose-built motor racing circuit in 1950. Ten years later it was extended and, in 1964, hosted its first British Grand Prix—an event it would go on to share with Silverstone until 1986.

 

Read on to find out more about our new track or check out the Quick Race and Event lobbies to discover how you can race there!

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