Episode 0386

6/8/2023 – Sign My Wood – Episode 0386

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Show Introduction

On the Show today, we will review all of the new goodness from the 2023 season 3 build. A new Porsche Supercup Champion is crowned, and we get Boosted Media’s long term review and final thoughts of the Simucube Active pedals.

And remember you can follow along with us on your PC or mobile device in real time as you listen to the show and see for yourself all of the great topics and products we’ll discuss by visiting iracerslounge.com and selecting show notes. Hope to see you there..


Cadillac V-Series.R GTP

The Cadillac V-Series.R debuts in iRacing with the Season 3 build!


Listener Feedback 

iracingaussie gave us some pointers on the new LMP car and more feedback on the pitroad hack


Garrett Manes Cup Car

Coke driver Garrett Manes Tweeted a photo of the #12 Cup car with his name featured as the driver


New Detroit

Indy Driver Santino Ferrucci hopes the newly designed Detroit street circuit lives up to the exciting racing that the nearby Belle Isle track produced. Will iRacing be far behind to scan?



Porsche 911 GT3 R (992)

iRacing released a new content video for the Porsche 911 GT3 R (992)



CART in iRacing?

Alex Stelbovics asks in a forum poll if we will get a legacy CART car in iRacing in the next year


Porsche SuperCup Finale

The 2023 Porsche Supercup series wrapped up at virtual Monza last weekend with Gustavo Ariel taking his second feature win of the season holding off Charlie Collins and Diogo Pinto.

The Series Championship was wrapped up by Jordan Caruso in convincing fashion with a 73 point margin over past champion Sebastian Job, who squeaked by Zach Campbell for second in the series by just one point



Season 3 Build




Le Mans Ultimate

Le Mans Ultimate will be the new home for the 24 Hours of Le Mans


iRacing in Victory Lane

Tyler Hudson takes the iRacing Late Model Car back to victory lane at Jackson Motor Speedway


RTP Round 2

Coke Series Driver Derek Justis gives his predictios as to who makes it out of Round 2 of the Road to Pro Series


Season 3 Updates

Greg West gives a list of updates for Season 3 in a forum post


Season 3 Schedule

Tyler Hudson posted the preliminary season 3 schedule in the forums


Season Wrap -Ups

WesTheMess Tweeted that he enjoys the new season wrap up feature


Motorland Aragon

iRacing reveals another of one of it’s new tracks Motorland Aragon


Which Beast to Buy

TP Sim Racing asks in a YouTube Video which of the new car offering is the ‘Beast’ to buy?


Video by Listener Tim Perry

iRacing Laser Print

Mike gets his laser printed picture of his iRacers Lounge Cup Car


Watkins Glen 6 Hours Cars

The car linup for the 6 hours of the Glen have been announced


NEC Season 3 Updates

Greg West Posts the Season 3 Updates of the NEC with the addition of the BMW M4 GT4 to the lineup


Podcast Housekeeping

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VPG Sim VPF-75

The V-PF75 is here to revolutionize your simracing experience. With a carbon fiber front plate, injected molded grips, and an alu+carbon fiber back cover, this wheel offers unrivaled performance and quality.

It features 12 Elma encoders, 12 Apem 6.5N switches, 3 NKK toggles, a magnetic shifter, single Hall sensor clutch, and a USBD480 screen. Fully SimHub compatible.


Heusinkveld Smart Control Live

Smart Control Live is an innovative software tool to adjust your controller settings to your own preferences while driving. Your settings, your profiles, instantly.


GTR Carbon Fiber Button Box for Stream Deck

Thr GTR Carbon Fiber Button Box features…

  1. 6061 Billet aluminium brake bias knob and high detent force center encoder.
  2. 3 rotary encoders with push button.
  3. 5 LED illuminated push buttons, aluminium housing with black bezel. 
  4. 2 momentary toggle switches (MOM-OFF-MOM) 
  5. 1 latching toggle switch with red cover (ON-OFF).
  6. Label sheet included.


Apple Vision Pro for iRacing?

Will Apple’s new Vision Pro be able to use with iRacing…probably not


3D Printing for iRacing

Lapsed Time shows some of the items he’s printed for sim racing


Simucube Active Pedals Long Term Review

Will Ford gives his review of ther Simucube Active Pedals after his first impression and using it for a good while



NASCAR iRacing Series

Friday Open – gateway 

  • Mike -.  P22. A pretty horrible race I kept getting run over and involved in other peoples messages. Got the drive-through penalty was about five to go and ruined my race. I was driving around with seven minutes. Damage was just as fast as the others.  
  • Greg- p wrecked oot 
  • David – P drive-through penalty, and then another penalty, trying to serve that and rage quit

Sunday Open

Greg – P8y

Donnie – P11, Qualified on Pole. 1st Race with my own set build.  Black flagged for passing under yellow

David – P The wright tire strategy became the wrong one when A lap car allegedly intentionally wrecked.  Then spun out by cars with fresh tires.

Wednesday Open: Sonoma 

  • Rochette -Pwrecked out
  • Mike- p 8. On the first lap went from P 16 to P 10.  Basically kept it from there. Fuel  only Race, no mistakes were made.  I will take it. 
  • Greg-p3 Uneventful
  • Tom D – p6
  • Kyle P went off multiple times even had a drive-through penalty and finished 15th

Thursday Open  Ellis -P 4- start a 12 got to ninth on lap one the leaders pitted before half way I ran it out of fuel in it, it up leading many laps. Once I put it, I cycled to fourth and kept it there for the rest of the race. Great run.  Nick Spiker finished 10th.

Official Series


  • Fia f4 at Walkins Glen started he nine out of 17. Got to P7 by the end of last one eventually ended up P for great run for no practice.


Week 13 – Figure 8 (Irwindale)

League / Hosted Races


  • Ellis- 
  • Dp at Daytona started 19th or the 27 finished P3. 
  • Gen 4 at new Atlanta- total shit show
  • 87 at tally. Leaving on the white and got Dumped for the win.  
  • Pro mazda an Lotus 49 at Bristol dirt?  
  • Week 13 Dirt St. stock at Lakeland. Started at P 10 finished at P9.

Final Thoughts

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  1. Sign My Wood


On the Show today, we will review all of the new goodness from the 2023 season 3 build. A new Porsche Supercup Champion is crowned, and we get Boosted Media’s long term review and final thoughts of the Simucube Active pedals. So sit back, relax and join us on the iRacers Lounge Podcast. 

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David Hall – www.twitch.tv/mixmage

Greg Hecktus – twitter.com/froozenkaktus – www.twitch.tv/froozenkaktus

Brian Maccubbin – www.twitch.tv/MacRubbinsRacin

Kyle Pendygraft – twitter.com/LoudPedalGaming

Tony Groves – www.twitch.tv/SirGroves

Adam Josselyn- twitter.com/Jossad83

Tony Rochette – twitter.com/TonyRochette

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Donnie Spiker – twitter.com/Spikerman19

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Justin Pearson – https://twitter.com/big7bang_


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