Introduction to the 2019.2 SA simGT Series

The crème de la crème of the racing at Sim Race SA, the championship everyone wants to win. Who will challenge 2019.1 champion Jim Clark? It could be you…

The first goal for the 2019.2 season is to qualify for, or work towards, Division 1 in Sim Race SAs flagship championship; the SA sim GT Series, Division 1 is where the most amount of championship points are available. Championship points can still be earned from Division 2, and Division 3 rounds. Division 1 races will take place on a Monday evening, and Division 2/3 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)

*Note: The Ultimate Edition of Assetto Corsa includes all DLC for a cheaper price

Car/s:

McLaren 650S GT3
Audi R8 LMS 2016
Ferrari 488 GT3
Lamborghini Huracan GT3
Nissan GT-R GT3
BMW Z4 GT3
Porsche 911 GT3 R 2016
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3

*The SA simGT Series will use a Balance of Performance (BOP) system, the BOP values can be viewed here: 2019.2 SA simGT Series Balance of Performance (BOP) system

Customised liveries/paintwork: Strongly encouraged – championship skin templates available here

Live Stream: Yes, for Division 1 races.

Championship format: 5 rounds

SA simGT Series round format:

1 x Qualifying session (15 minutes) starting at 20:30

1 x Race session (90 minute race) starting at 20:45

1 x Mandatory pit-stop required

 

Calendar:

Round 0: Season Division Qualifying at Road Atlanta

Session 1: Monday 29 July 2019

Session 2: Wednesday 31 July 2019

Round 1: Road Atlanta

Division 1: Monday 05 August 2019

Division 2/3: Wednesday 07 August 2019

Round 2: Red Bull Ring

Division 1: Monday 02 September 2019

Division 2/3: Wednesday 04 September 2019

Round 3: Donington

Division 1: Monday 07 October 2019

Division 2/3: Wednesday 09 October 2019

Round 4: Road America

Division 1: Monday 04 November 2019

Division 2/3: Wednesday 06 November 2019

Round 5: Brands Hatch

Division 1: Monday 02 December 2019

Division 2/3: Wednesday 04 December 2019

How to qualify for SA simGT Series Division 1 racing:

  1. A top 22 result in the Season Division qualifying evens
  2. A top 3 result in the race qualifying session from the previous Division 2 round.

*Note, the bottom 3 from Division 1 race qualifying will be dropped to Division 2 for the next round.

**The top/bottom 3 qualifying system will apply to Divisions lower than Division 2 as well.

 

Season Entry Fee:

A once-off and flat fee of R150.00 for the 2019.2 season (including all other championships) is required.

 

Sign-up form:

** 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 (556 Articles)
Jason, fueled by his passion for Sim Racing, Motorsport and Entrepreneurship, is working to, not only establish Sim Racing as a major eSport in South Africa, but also to establish sim racing as a grass-roots gateway to 'real world' Motorsport. Jason is the founder and owner of Sim Race South Africa - www.simracesa.co.za. Contact Jason by email: jason@simracesa.co.za

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