Simraceway–Helping Shape the Future of Motorsport

By / June 14, 2012 / 0 Comments

After an encouraging 2011-12 season, Simraceway has once again teamed up with the Formula SAE team at UC Berkeley to help them with their 2012-13 entry in the prestigious contest designed to unearth the engineers of the future. We’ll be playing an active role in helping the team develop their new car as well as […]


Radio Le Mans and Simraceway Present the 80th 24 Hours of Le Mans

By / June 12, 2012 / 0 Comments

We’re especially excited about this weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, not only because it marks the 80th anniversary of the famous endurance race, but also because we’ll be doing our bit to get racing fans closer to the action thanks to Simraceway’s sponsorship of Radio Le Mans’ live coverage. Radio Le Mans, featuring John […]


Download Your Simraceway 24 Hours of Le Mans Spotter Guide Now!

By / June 8, 2012 / 0 Comments

Here at Simraceway we’ve been busy assembling the top talent in motorsport–and that goes well beyond our pro drivers. Our Creative Director, Andy Blackmore, is well known in racing circles for both his iconic livery designs and his popular Spotter Guides which have proved an essential and colourful companion to races and series worldwide. Produced in association with […]


Franchitti Reflects on an Amazing Win

By / June 6, 2012 / 0 Comments

As you may have seen in Dario Franchitti’s post-qualifying interview with Simraceway, he was a little concerned about the pace of the team after only making 16th place on the grid for this year’s Indy 500. It looked like he would have an uphill battle on his hands before the race, but the team–and the guys […]


Simraceway–Three in a Row at the Indy 500?

By / May 24, 2012 / 0 Comments

With the world-famous Indianapolis 500 only a few days away, our good friend Dario Franchitti is deep in preparation for the monumental event. So whilst Dario gets himself geared up to try and make it three-in-a-row for Simraceway, we’ve decided to take a look back at the last two Indy 500 races that ended so […]


Simraceway Event Winners Take to the Track

By / May 17, 2012 / 0 Comments

A bright and sunny California day saw the Evo X Mid-Ohio Event winners, Peter Duivelaar (pro_drifter100) and Steven Diem (acerockolla), join us at the Simraceway Performance Driving Center. They were greeted by Jeff Westphal, one of its instructors, and Nico Rondet, its Chief Instructor, who would be coaching them over the next two days as they […]


Simraceway and Palatov Motorsport Shakedown the D4

By / March 16, 2012 / 0 Comments

A bright and sunny morning sees Dennis Palatov and his Palatov Motorsport team join us at Infineon Raceway, home of the Simraceway Performance Driving Center, for a shakedown session of his exciting new D4 track/race car. With motoring journalists Leo Parente and Brian Makse also in attendance, we’re keen to see how the Simraceway D4 […]


An Unconventional ‘Road to Indy’

By / March 12, 2012 / 0 Comments

“I’m never going to give up. Racing is my life.” These are words that I have heard from many kids (even from ‘kids’ in their twenties) at the local kart track, but I recently had the chance to speak to a young man who really means them–and continues to prove it every day by chasing […]


Simon Says—A Lap Around Mid-Ohio with the Track Record Holder

By / January 5, 2012 / 0 Comments

“I have the all-time track record at Mid-Ohio—I think it was a 1:03:7.” It was at this point of my conversation with IndyCar, sportscar, Aussie V8 and rally driver extraordinaire, Simon Pagenaud, that I fell off my chair. The 27-year-old Indianapolis-based Frenchman loves to go fast and in the last 12 months he has taken every […]