Points, Ratings and Results

How are Series points Calculated?
In a nutshell, when calculating championship points, we average your top 25% per week, and then total your top 8 weeks. In more detail:  Series Points &a...
Mon, Mar 5, 2018 at 1:02 PM
What is the penalty for forfeiting a race?
Per the sporting code, a driver may withdraw from a race at any time prior to two minutes before the race session start with no penalty.  Should a driver fo...
Wed, Sep 13, 2017 at 11:20 AM
How many racers have to be in a race for it to be official?
The minimum number of drivers for an official race will be determined by the Competition Board and will set to 6 unless otherwise noted. Some Series will r...
Tue, Oct 23, 2018 at 12:24 PM
Viewing championship points: How to tell which races count for the week
Viewing championship points: How to tell which races count for the week Race event points are scored in Official Series Races; the best 25% of a driver&...
Mon, Aug 20, 2018 at 10:14 AM
Will my career stats be saved if I suspend my account for a while and then rejoin iRacing.com?
Yes, as long as whenever you return to iRacing you renew your existing account and do not create a new account (with a different email address). All prev...
Tue, Oct 23, 2018 at 9:35 AM
I got incident points and my SR was affected because of someone else's bad driving. Can I get my data reset or have that race deleted?
Unfortunately we are unable to change anyone's data as everyone's results are based on everyone else's results and changing one person's...
Fri, Dec 14, 2018 at 12:15 PM
I had to forfeit or got disconnected from a race due to bad connection and now my SR, iR, and /or Points are affected. Can I get my data reset or have that race deleted?
Unfortunately we are unable to change anyone's data as everyone's results are based on everyone else's results and changing one person'...
Wed, Sep 13, 2017 at 11:37 AM
Why do I receive different amounts of points for the same finishing position in different races?
Points are earned in races based on the average strength of drivers in a race as determined by iRatings and adjusted for field size.     Points are ad...
Wed, Sep 13, 2017 at 11:45 AM
What are iRacing licenses?
iRacing uses a racing license system. Watch the video below to learn more.
Wed, Sep 13, 2017 at 11:47 AM
Why does my Race Participation Tracker show less weeks counted than in the Series Stats?
You may find that if you look at your Series Stats for a particular Series that the number of weeks counted is more than what is showing in your Race Part...
Wed, Sep 13, 2017 at 2:17 PM