Tuesday iRacing

Introduction

Champion Motorsports is proud to announce a new night of iRacing at CMS, Tuesdays from July through December. On alternating weeks we will have races in GT and open-wheelers, with both PRO and AM classes as well as a “Masters Championship” for drivers at or above the age of 50!

First Series: GT4

Tuesday GT4 iRacing!

Cars

We will start our first series with a GT4 series with FIXED SETUPS using the following GT4 car choices:

  • Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport
  • BMW M4 GT4
  • McLaren 570S GT4

Settings

  • This series will have 60-minute races and a limited fuel tank capacity forcing a pit stop in the race.
  • The server race settings will have dynamic sky and weather and a random starting track state.
  • Qualifying will be a 20-minute open session.
  • All races will be 60 minutes, with drive-throughs at 20 incidents.
  • No fast repairs are available.

Schedule

The schedule is as follows:

Pre-Season

  • July 20 – Sonoma

Championship Season

  • August 3 – Circuit of the Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
  • August 17 – Sebring International Raceway – International Layout
  • August 31 – Autodromo Nazionale Monza – Grand Prix Circuit
  • September 14 – Circuit Park Zandvoort – Grand Prix Circuit
  • October 5 – Circuit Spa-Francorchamps – Grand Prix Pits
  • October 19 – Circuit de Barcelona Catalunya – Grand Prix
  • November 2 – Mount Panorama Circuit
  • November 16 – Brands Hatch – Grand Prix
  • November 30 – Silverstone – Grand Prix

The 9 race Championship season will allow for 2 drops in the Championship, with the points system as follows:

Points

1st place – 25 points
2nd – 22 points
3rd – 20 points
4th – 18 points
5th – 16 points
6th – 14 points
7th – 12 points
8th – 10 points
9th – 9 points
Then decreasing by one to 17th place – 1 point

  • Points will be awarded as shown above for each class separately, with two separate Championships, PRO and AM.
  • Classifications are being determined and assigned per all the series.
  • There will also be a Championship for drivers 50 years of age or older based on final overall finishing positions in the race.

Second Series: Formula Vee

Tuesday Formula Vee iRacing!

Cars

The second series for this season will use the new Formula Vee in a FIXED SETUP series.

Settings

  • 30-minute races.
  • No required pitstop.
  • Dynamic sky and weather as well as a random track state.
  • Qualifying will be a 20-minute open session.
  • Drive-through penalties will be assessed at 13 incidents
  • No fast repairs are available.

Schedule

The schedule is as follows:

Pre-Season

  • July 13 – Silverstone 2008 (Legacy) – International
  • July 27 – Pocono 2009 (Legacy) – East Layout

Championship Season

  • August 10 – Okayama – Full Course
  • August 24 – Lime Rock Park – Classic
  • September 7 – Tsukuba – Layout To Be Determined
  • September 28 – Oulton Park – Fosters Layout
  • October 12 – Phoenix 2008 (Legacy) – Road Course
  • October 26 – Oran Park – Layout To Be Determined
  • November 9 – Road Atlanta – Short Layout
  • November 23 – Charlotte 2008 (Legacy) – Infield Road Course
  • December 7 – Brands Hatch – Indy Layout

The 9 race Championship season will allow for 2 drops in the Championship, with the points system as follows:

Points

1st place – 30 points
2nd – 25 points
3rd – 22 points
4th – 20 points
5th – 18 points
6th – 16 points
7th – 13 points
The decreasing by one to 20th place – 1 point

  • Bonus points per race: Fastest Qualifier (each class) – 2 points
  • Points will be awarded as shown above for each class separately, with two separate Championships, PRO and AM.
  • Classifications are being determined and assigned per all the series.
  • There will also be a Championship for drivers 50 years of age or older based on final overall finishing positions in the race.

Race night Schedule for Both Series

  • 8:50 pm Eastern Standard Time – Server Session Opens for Practice
  • 9:30 pm Eastern Standard Time – Qualifying
  • ~9:50 pm Eastern Standard Time – Green Flag

Placement in Class

  • Drivers will be assigned to a class designation PRO or AM after Pre-Season Race #2.
  • New Drivers that join the series after the pre-season will be evaluated and placed in a class based on iRating and other information available to the admins – and are subject to be moved by the administrative team at any time to keep competition balanced.
  • Any driver moved between classes will receive the equivalent of points they would have scored in previous races in the alternate class.

Car Changes

  • Drivers are allowed to make a single car and/or class change a SINGLE time voluntarily during the season, however, all points earned to date will be forfeited when they are moved to the new car or class.
  • Drivers are encouraged to pick a car in the pre-season period and stick with it.
  • More than a single car or class change will not be allowed.

Rules and Regulations

  • The CMS Incident Review Process will be used for driver issues not able to be resolved between the participants.
  • All iRacing Sporting Code and CMS General Competition and Community Rules will be enforced at all times in the series as published and current on both the iRacing.com and cmsracing.com websites.
  • All members are required and expected to have read and understood the rules and regulations and will be held to the standard of CMS and iRacing at the most professional level.
  • It’s common sense, behave like an adult, treat others as you would expect to be treated and you will do very well with CMS.

Class Numbering Requirements

  • Drivers will be required to set their league numbering as follows in the iRacing League Portal.
  • 0-100 numbers for Pro Drivers (GT3 and GTE).
  • 200 Numbers for AM Drivers (GT3 and GTE).
  • To make things easier, all drivers will use the same number in both the Tuesday night series as well as the Wednesday night series.
  • The numbers must be set before the first Championship season race, and any driver not using the correct number will receive no points from the event.