How to Get Telemetry in iRacing

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You can enable telemetry in iRacing by pressing Alt+L whilst in-game. This will record your telemetry until you exit the car, at which point a file will be created in your iRacing directory. However, I recommend that you use third-party telemetry tools such as VRS as they are easy to set up, read, and deduce … Read more

Can You Drift in iRacing

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No, iRacing does not currently offer any sort of drifting series. iRacing’s primary focus is road and oval racing. If you want to drift then I suggest you look into other sims that offer a better experience, such as Assetto Corsa. Why Can’t You Drift in iRacing? At the time of writing this, iRacing currently … Read more

Best iRacing Apps and Addons

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iRacing has a great range of apps and addons that have been created by the community in order to increase the experience that iRacing offers. In my opinion the best iRacing apps are: VRS Telemetry CrewChief Trading Paints SIMRacingApps SoundShift VRS Telemetry Virtual Racing School Telemetry is something that I always have on when … Read more

How To Install Setups For iRacing

Installing setups on iRacing is very straightforward. You just have to know where the folders are located and what files to drop into them. To install setups in iRacing simply drop the setup file that you have (this will be a file with a .sto extension) in the correct cars’ setup folder. By default, this … Read more

A Beginners Guide to iRacing

It’s no secret that iRacing has exploded in popularity in the recent weeks, but for many newcomers, it can be a daunting and confusing experience to get started. This is a guide to help you get out on the track with some confidence that you know what’s going on and to hopefully remove some of … Read more

Where to Find Setups for iRacing

If you’ve been on iRacing for long enough to get out of the fixed series and into the opens, you’ll know exactly how important setups are for your car. They can quite literally be the difference between first and last place and the higher the strength-of-field, the more that they will determine that. You can … Read more