Introduction to the 2018.2 SA simGP Series

RPM Sim Racing Team's Leslie Oliphant won the 2018.1 SA simGP Series Drivers' Championship.

The rounds that make up the 2018.2 SA simGP Series will act as qualifying rounds for Sim Race SAs flagship championship, the 2018.2 SA simGT Series, whereby the top 7 finishers will earn a grid slot for the following SA simGT Series Division 1 round.

Sim Race SA has gained special permission to use the Formula RSS 2 model made by Race Sim Studio, the car is based on the 2017 Formula 2 car specifications. With 612hp at 10 000RPM, this car is set to produce yet another exciting season of single seater racing at Sim Race SA.

Platform: PC

Sim: Assetto Corsa

The Formula RSS2 car is available for purchase from: (Please screenshot proof of purchase for the application to join the championship).

Championship format: 5 rounds

SA simGP Series round format:

Division Hot-Lap Qualifying (HLQ) – Thursday until the Sunday before each round

1 x Qualifying session (15 minutes)

1 x Race session (90 minute race)

1 x Mandatory pit-stop required


Formula RSS 2 model made by Race Sim Studio


Division 1 See here

How to qualify for each SA simGT Series Division 1 round:

There are four ways a SA simGT Series Divsion 1 round can be qualified for:

  1. top 7 result in a SA simGT4 Series round. Round 1 will see the top 10 go through.
  2. top 7 (the next top 7 who have not already qualified) result in a SA simGP Series round.
  3. A top 3 result in a SA simGT Series Division 2 round.
  4. A top 5 result in a SA simGT Last Chance Qualifier (LCQ) round.

Customised liveries/paintwork: Required – championship skin templates available here

Season Entry Fee:

A once-off and flat donation of R150.00  for the 2018.2 season (including all championships) is required to kick-off a qualifying campaign towards the SA simGT Series. Donate here.


Please fill in the following form in order to sign-up for the 2018.2 Sim Race SA season:

** Only once you have received a confirmation email, and payed the minimum donation amount, will your sign-up process be complete.

*** Please allow for at least a week before receiving a confirmation email and further instruction.

About Jason Holden-Jones (603 Articles)
Jason founded Sim Race South Africa - - in November 2012, and continues to manage it as a passion project together with Ryan Hill, Alan Paterson, Sas van der Westhuizen, Nick Hodgson and Daniel Haynes. Contact Jason by email:

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