Welcome to the PRL GTE Sportscar Series! 2020/S3 will feature GTE Cars (Ferrari 488 GTE, Ford GT - 2017, Porsche 911 RSR, and BMW M8 GTE)
This series is broadcasted on the iRacing eSports Network by the Global Sim Racing Channel!
Series Organizers: Cristian Eissler (Ozymandias), Kenny Rodriguez (Ken Rodriguez)
INFORMATION & FAQ
When does the season start and end?
2020/S3 will start on June 16th and end on August 25th (break week on July 21st).
How many races in the season? There will be 10 races in the season.
When Can I signup? Now! But the signups will be closing on June 9th 00:00 EDT.
Is there any drop week? Each driver gets 1 drop week. There is no drop week for Team Championship but drivers' drop week are taken into account in the team standings. The Season Finale race will not be allowed to count as a drop week, only Races 1-9.
What day/time do races start? Races are on Tuesday. The session start at 6:20pm with the qualifying at 9pm (EDT).
How many seats are available? There is a maximum of 42 seats available.
How can I register? To register, you must first read the entire thread. After, at the bottom, you will find a Google Form that you'll need to fill. There is a $10 USD fee to complete registration.
Why are you charging entry fee? We are charging a $10 entry fee to help us cover the broadcast expenses. Even with entry fees, we don't have enough money to cover the broadcast, so this is why we need sponsors as well.
How can I make sure I'll have a seat? Here is the seat priority for this series:
- Management staff
- Series Organisers
- Returning Premium Member (Must have attended 5 races in the previous season)
- Premium Member
- Returning Driver (Must have attended 5 races in the previous season)
- New Driver
How can I become a Premium member? Click here
for more information about the Premium Membership! Note that it is not mandatory.
Do I need to have a specific license, iRating or Safety Rating? New drivers need a minimum iRating of 1300, and minimum road license of C 2.0. This can be reviewed by organizers and mangers.
Can I register as part of a team? Of course! But each driver of the team must create an account on the PRL forum and register for the series.
Can I use the paint I want?
Yes, but you must respect the Paint Rules of iRacing ESports Network
on GSRC broadcast. Also, to support our sponsors, we will force a decal on the rear wing of your car on the broadcast.
Can I join as a reserve or later in the season? No, we are not managing Reserve/Waiting list. We are not allowing new driver to join the series after season starts.
What is the structure of a race day?
- Race Day: Tuesday
- Practice: 6:20pm EDT (160 minutes)
- Qualifying: 9:00pm EDT (15 minutes)
- Race: 9:15pm EDT (60 minutes)
Is it open or fixed setup? 2020/S3 is open setup.
What is the points system? The full scoring system is available in the Rules document.
What happens if iRacing adjust the BoP during the season? If the BoP is adjusted by iRacing during the season, we will allow drivers to change their car (1-time only) only if BoP happened before Round 5. Drivers will have two weeks (approx.) to do it and they can't revert it back.
RULES & SETTINGS
All Official PRL Championship’s shall adhere to the site-wide PRL Rules
& iRacing Sporting Code
. All rules mentioned below surpass PRL & iRacing Sporting Code rules.
It is mandatory to read the rules document. If you are not following rules, you may received a penalty or be excluded from the series.
In favor to help us cover the broadcast expenses, we are asking all members a $10 entry fee.
- The entry fee isn't refundable as soon as the season starts
- You will be removed from the driver list of you haven't paid a week prior the season start
- If you have paid and are moved off the drivers list because a Premium member or returning driver signed up, you'll be refunded.