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  • Sim Race SA Announces 2017.1 Season Plans

    December 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

    Jason Holden-Jones, Sim Race SAs eSport Co-ordinator, has confirmed the plans for the 2017.1 sim racing season at Sim Race SA. From the recently published season overview (found here), the season will have a number of significant changes when compared to the 2016 season. Perhaps the biggest change will be the element of progression racing, whereby sim racers will have to qualify for the SA simGT final by doing well in the qualifying races [...]
  • After a frantic finale at Mugello produced some of the closest racing we have seen this season, to see GT-AM class driver Revlimit Racing’s Gerrit Crafford take victory, AGBSs Gert James is the 2016 SA simGT Series Drivers’ Champion. It was not all straight forward for James however. He was six points a drift of championship leader AGBSs Boyd Bryson, and with Crafford putting on a stunning performance to start from pole position, a [...]
  • The 33 entry strong 2016 SA simGT Series will come to an end on Monday evening 28 November 2016, this after the current drivers’ championship standings sees the remaining five championship contenders separated by just 33 points, the top four by just eight points. Defending Drivers’ Champion and AGBS’ Boyd Bryson, Revlimit Racing’s Jonathan Mogotsi, AGBS’ Gert James, Trigon Racing’s Gabriel Rossouw and Peter [...]
  • AGBSs Gert James enjoyed a dominant performance at Imola to not only claim his maiden overall SA simGT victory, but to also win Race 2. With championship leader and Revlimit Racing driver Jonathan Mogotsi absent from this round, the field was eager to close down as much as the Drivers’ Championship points deficit as possible. Both races saw James start from pole position to, other than brief challenges from the Trigon Racing Nissans of [...]
  • Coverage of the 2016 SA simGT Series Round 8 Endurance at Spa-Francorchamps (19 September 2016): [...]
  • In a round which produced surprise pole position results by BNX SimSports’ Matthew Boy, on debut, and Stormfront Racing’s Eugene Niewoudt, it was not to produce maiden victories for either. The start to Race 1 saw Boy’s lead come to a quick end as AGBSs Gert James, later on the brakes, swooped around the outside line at the first chicane. After a big reshuffle in the field, AGBSs Gabriel Rossouw was up to third with M2 [...]