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Alex Ingram’s Sim Racing School: Lesson 1 – How To Go Fast Quickly

[Editor’s Introduction: Alex Ingram is Cars In Depth’s in-house sim racing ace. I don’t want to embarrass him, but it’s probably not an exaggeration to say that he’s one of the world’s best video racers. When I started discussing the … Continue reading

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Ordonez tastes success at Le Mans 2011, Audi victorious

Another great step in the career of PS3 gamer-turned racing driver Lucas Ordonez occurred at the 2011 Le Mans 24 hours, where the young Spaniard claimed a second-in-class finish. Driving for the signatech nissan team in the LMP2 category, Ordonez … Continue reading

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Ordonez finishes class second at Sebring

Lucas Ordonez got his debut for the Signatech Nissan team off to a flying start at the Sebring 12h, with a 2nd place finish in the LMP2 class.  Partnered by Soheil Ayari and Franck Mailleux, the GT Academy winner put … Continue reading

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GT Academy winner Lucas Ordoñez to Race at Le Mans

Lucas Ordoñez has come a long way since winning the first GT Academy back in 2008. After making his debut in a GT4-spec Nissan 350z at the Dubai 24 hours, he has since had two successful seasons in the European … Continue reading

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Cheats in the GT Academy, Contest Tainted for Honest People

Cheating in competition is not uncommon. When competing for huge prizes, some will feel that they need to win in any way they can. The highest forms of sport are littered with examples; (the following two stand out in my … Continue reading

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How to Train Your Racing Driver – GT5 3D

I had something of a revelation the other day. I was playing Gran Turismo 5 in 3D, Logitech wheel hooked up, driving a Suzuki Cappuccino, of all things.  Using the cockpit view and with the track in darkness, it dawned … Continue reading

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