Introduction to the 2018.2 SA simGT Series

GhostworX Racing's Basheer Jadwat secured the Drivers' Championship for the 2018.1 season.

The crème de la crème of the racing at Sim Race SA, the championship everyone wants to win. Who will challenge 2018.1 champion Basheer Jadwat? It could be you…

The first goal for the 2018.2 season is to qualify for each round of Sim Race SAs flagship championship; the SA sim GT Series Division 1, Division 1 is where the most amount of championship points are available. Championship points can still be earned from Division 2 rounds. Division 1 races will take place every fourth Monday evening, and Division 2 races on the following Wednesday evenings.

Platform: PC

Sim: Assetto Corsa (Dreampacks 1, 2, 3, Red Pack, Porsche Packs 1, 3; Ready to Race, add-on DLC Packs required)

Championship format: 5 rounds

SA simGT Series round format:

1 x Qualifying session (15 minutes)

1 x Race session (90 minute race)

1 x Mandatory pit-stop required

The following cars are available for selection for the 2018.2 SA simGT Series:

McLaren 650S GT3
Audi R8 LMS 2016
Ferrari 488 GT3
Lamborghini Huracan GT3
Nissan GT-R GT3
Porsche 911 GT3 R 2016
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3

*The SA simGT Series Division 1 will use a Balance of Performance (BOP) system.


Division 1 See here

Division 2 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 other championships) is required to kick-off a qualifying campaign towards the SA simGT Series.


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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