iRacing & SRO Motorsport Team Up To Launch Virtual Blancpain Series

SRO Motorsports Group and iRacing.com heave teamed up together and have announced the creation of two new online racing series for virtual sports cars based on the Blancpain Sprint Series and Blancpain Endurance Series.

The two series will feature iRacing’s GT3 cars, like the BMW Z4, Ford GT and McLaren MP4-12C.The team-based races last from thirty minutes to three hours in duration.

To celebrate this new partnership iRacing is offering a special 3-month membership for only $5 for new members (an 80%+ saving). New members can use promo code PR-SROMG at www.iracing.com when signing up.

Steve Myers, Executive Vice President and Executive Producer at iRacing.com commented: “We’re proud to have the SRO Motorsports Group as the first European-based racing series promoter in a group of iRacing partners that includes NASCAR, IndyCar and V8 Supercars. This partnership began with our initial introduction at September’s iRacing.com Nurburgring 1000 and quickly developed into a conversation on how iRacing and SRO could work together.

“The fact that over 1500 iRacers participated in our recent endurance event attests to GT racing’s popularity on the iRacing service. We look forward to working with SRO in developing innovative methods of engaging fans of GT racing the world over.”

iRacing is an online subscription-based racing simulation game for Microsoft Windows, Linux and OS X. There are over 60,000 members worldwide. For more information on iRacing see the official site.

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