Episode 0388

6/22/2018 – TeamSpeak’s too Much – Episode 0388

iRacers Lounge Podcast – Conversation Topics

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Show Introduction

On the show this week we have Sim Coaches owner Lawrence Thomas. We see how the sim racing community has helped a young, upcoming real world driver. We will debate if iRacing needs to make an adjustment to one of their most frustrating black flag penalties, and wish iRacing a happy landmark anniversary.

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Special Guest

Lawrence Thomas – Sim Coaches


Sim Racer Support

Laurance Dusoswa is using his platform as a sim racing content provider to help fund a young real world racer, Kayle Cole



Tale of the Glen

iRacing tweeted the 6 Hours at the Glen stats including the overall victory by Team Red Line



Road America Resurface

The RACER Channel reviews the new track surface at Road America


Chicago Ride Along

iRacing released a ride along video of the Nascar Cup Car at the newly updated Chicago Street Course


Stray Extinguisher

Zach Miller found an oddly placed fire extinguisher when checking out his paint job

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Penalty Reduction

Alex M Bates is asking iRacing to reduce the passing under Yellow penalty in Oval racing.


iRacing Anniversary

Mathew Wise reminded everyone in the forum that iRacing is celebrating their 15 year anniversary.


Texas Project

IRacing has a podcast out today with Steve Myers as the guest. While on the show he mentioned that “we’re working on a project for Texas. Probably nobody knows this…”

Season 3 Patch 2 Release Notes


More ‘I’ in AI

Bryce Douglas in the Forums posted that since the latest update, AI cars don’t wreck each other on Superspeedway races


Who Changed My FOV

Dennis Peters mentioned in the Forums that since the last season update that, ” all my cockpit cameras with adjusted settings are slightly more forward. It also feels like my correct FoV is now noticeable higher than before. “


Who Needs Chicanes

iRacing posted a video of LMP’s flying through Monza without the chicanes


Nitro Circus Ready for Battle

The Nitro Circus Sim Racing Team is ready to compete in the upcoming iRacing Off Road Championships


Turn Racing Grand Prix Series


Prodigy Racing GR86 Racing League


Race For More 2.4


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Pimax Crystal Review

Boosted Media reviews Pimax’s new Crystal Hi-Res VR Headset


Sim Magic Alpha U 23 Wheelbase

Laurence Dusoswa reviews the Sim Magic Alpha U 23nm wheel base


O’Rouge Cold Fusion Seat

Beat the Heat this summer with the O’Rouge Cold Fusion Seats



The Need for Speed

A video from Corsair shows a motherboard sporting three 4090 graphix cards!


Advanced Sim Racing 

Custom UV print Corvette chassis meets ASR Pro sim racing chassis. Take control with the @simucube 2 Ultimate wheelbase. Paired with the @ompracing HTE-R seat, the Pro-sim sequential shifter and master racing with the @heusinkveldofficial sim handbrake.


Sim Coaches Sim Rig

Sim Coaches offers the best $11k Sim Racing Setup


Custom Rig Tour

Audio Tech give a YouTube Video tour of their custom sim rig


Invicta QR

Asatek posted a video of their Invicta Quick Release system


Up in Smoke

Will Ford at Booted Media’s 4090 GPU went up in smoke recently



Precision Sim Engineering

Precision Engineering shows an exclusive look at their all new Pro Switch Panel available on June 23


TeamSpeak Loses PTT

A Teamspeak user discovered rather abruptly that their programmed HOTAS “push-to-talk” configurations were completely blown away when updating to 3.6. They have many types of controllers and the only key bindings that work are the keyboard and the mouse. NO onther usb controller of any type works! It also destroyed all the whisper commands linked to HOTAS buttons.


Abruzzi Leoxz XF1 Pro Wheel

TP Sim Racing has a word of warning before you buy the Abruzzi Leoxz XF1 Pro Wheel



NASCAR iRacing Series

Wednesday Open: Nashville superspeedway

  • Mike- p 9- I had a pretty good run going, but when we got into a long green flag run faded from as high as third down to 12 when the cycle started eventually it’s cycled I was 14 when the Caution came out.  Short runs from here. I was able to work myself up to pee nine  
  • Tom D – p drive-through penalty went one lap down had a 16 second stop and go. 
  • David – p 12 but would have been top 10 if people knew what to do when they’re in the grass.
  • Tyler- P got wrecked a couple times, but finish the race 
  • Justin – P really fast on the long run. I got wrecked closer to the end. Put me in the in me around 8th i think 4 laps to go on the restart i missed a shift 100 percent my fault i suck

Thursday Open  

  • Ellis -Pwrecked out. I was running along as seventh about lab 20 and in front of me. They went three wide, and couldn’t figure it out and rec the entire field.  Eight minutes required two minutes optional knock the whole left front wheel off.
  • David – p14, might have gotten more spots if i gambled that there would be no caution

Official Series

6hr of Glen

  • Hall and Drieling, wrecked out twice


  • Hosted Chris maguire DW 12 @Michigan. Wrecked out.
  • Daytona prototype at Michigan finished P3
  • 87 at Talladega wrecked out
  • GEN five at Talladega. Gridded it up on the backstretch. Very cool.  Came from the back up to P2. We had to do a splash and go. I slid through my box and so finish p8


FALKEN TYRE SCC – Oulton Park P2, Watkins Glen…???

GT4 – Oulton Park P3, Watkins Glen…???

Ring Meister – P18, 25, 11Dirt Street Stock – USA – WINNER

Final Thoughts

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On the show this week we have Sim Coaches owner Lawrence Thomas. We see how the sim racing community has helped a young, upcoming real world driver. We will debate if iRacing needs to make an adjustment to one of their most frustrating black flag penalties, and wish iRacing a happy landmark anniversary. So sit back, relax and join us on the iRacers Lounge Podcast. 

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