iRacing Adds Linux to Existing MAC and PC Platforms

             iRacing Adds Linux to Existing MAC and PC Platforms

PR Newswire

BEDFORD, Mass., Sept. 23, 2013

BEDFORD, Mass., Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --The world's premier motorsports
simulation service keeps getting better and better. Recent weeks have seen
the release of the Mac OS X version of iRacing and the addition of full native
support for the Oculus Rift Virtual headset to the service. Today, announced a Linux version of the online racing service is now

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With these new releases, iRacing enhances an international reputation for its
state-of-the-art technology and accuracy, together with a fun, easy-to-use
functionality that attracts beginners and pro drivers alike. With constant
updates and improvements to its feature-rich, centralized service, iRacing has
proven hugely popular across a broad spectrum of motorsports including open
wheel, stock and sports cars, road course, speedway and short track racing.

The new Mac OS X and Linux versions are expected to boost what are already
some very impressive numbers for the service; numbers like 793,735,000 racing
laps run, 50,000 members worldwide and some 350 private leagues.With nearly
40 different official series featuring more than two-dozen
meticulously-modeled cars on 60 laser-scanned tracks – and new cars, tracks
and features in the pipeline – the months ahead will see continue
to do what it does best: get better and better.

Go towww.iracing.comfor complete details of the PC, Mac OS X and Linux
versions of, together with a complete inventory of race cars,
tracks, series and unique features of the world's foremost online motorsports
simulation service.

The company was founded in 2004 by Dave Kaemmer and John Henry and
subsequently released in August 2008. Kaemmer was co-founder of
Papyrus Design Group, developers of award-winning racing simulations including
"Grand Prix Legends" and NASCAR 2003." Henry is principal owner of the Boston
Red Sox and Liverpool Football Club, as well as co-owner of NASCAR's Roush
Fenway Racing. has developed dozens of formal partnerships in the
motorsport industry to help create the most authentic racing simulation in the
world including with NASCAR, IndyCar, GRAND-AM, International Speedway
Corporation, Speedway Motorsports, McLaren Electronics, Williams F1,
Volkswagen, Ford, the Skip Barber Racing School and GM. Logo

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