Women in sim racing continues with our weekly blogs here at simrace247.com. Yvonne Van Den Berg brings us up to speed with blog #18.
Back with her weekly blog for women in sim racing, Yvonne Van den Berg is racking up the miles in sim racing with events, success and more. Here we hear from Yvonne for blog #18, Enjoy.
Welcome to my eighteenth weekly blog!!
Theamusante Wavy World Tour
Last Friday 25-06-2021, was the first race from the Wavy World Tour. It was 90 min at Suzuka.
I drive the new series for GTWR R8G Female Racing, together with Sarah Johnson. At Suzuka, we drove a lot and didn’t need to do a lot of practice, which was good because I didn’t have much time for it. We started P11, I was a bit stuck in the first stint and decided to pit early, swap drivers and Sarah gets in the car. She drove well, had to keep Mark behind, drove it on the edge and unfortunately we got a drive trough because of the track limits. I drove a longer last stint, which was fast and consistent, we ended up P7 and with a DT, a very good result!
The next race is on Friday 10-07-2021, for 2 hours at Imola.
GRG eSports 4 hours of Misano
Sophie Aeronwen and I drove the 4 hours at Misano last Saturday the 26-06-2021.
We started from P2 and ended up place 2!!
With the start a lost some position, because of another starting procedure that I didn’t know about it. I drove more then 100 races and never had a different start till this race.
With the good strategy, 2 stops in 4 hours! We still ended up P2! Pretty happy about the result and I enjoyed the race!
Qualifying event for The Sim Grid Sprint Cup Season 4
Alethea Boucq and I drove the qualifying event for the sprint cup. It was a tough one, the Ferrari at Imola.
We both manage good times after a lot of practice and we ended up in Split 3, for The Sim Grid Sprint Cup Season 4!
I’m really proud of Alethea because she is working very hard and making progress! Well done!!
RCI Diamond Drive Cup
Today 30-06-2021, it’s time for the final round of RCI Diamond Drive Cup, 90 min at Monza. Bernadette (Bentley), is very good. I practiced the last two days and I have a good pace at Monza. The only thing is, yesterday I got my second vaccine and don’t feel very good.. If I want to have a chance of the championship, I need to drive the Pole Position, win the race and the fastest lap. Then the number one and two needs to be out of the podium. I know I have the pace to win the race, but I will give it all!
Currently, I’m standing third in the championship, during this season I had two bad races (game crash and a crash in the race), the rest I was on the podium. Hopefully, I can win this race! Fingers crossed…
The Sim Grid Anniversary Party
On Thursday 01-07-2021, I drive The Sim Grid Anniversary Party. It’s 90min at Suzuka, with 100 drivers in a server.
50 GT3’s and 50 GT4’s, I’m driving with the Bentley in Split 2.
Congrats to The Sim Grid, they organize very nice championships and I really enjoy driving it!!
Keep up the good work!!
30-06-2021 : RCI Diamond Drive Cup Round 6 @ Monza
01-07-2021: The Sim Grid Anniversary Party 90 [email protected] Suzuka
03-07-2021: The Sim Grid Endurance Cup S3 Round 4 9H @ Paul Ricard
05-07-2021: The Sim Grid More Female Racers Final Round @ Nürburgring
You can follow me on:
Assetto Corsa Competizione is the new official GT World Challenge videogame.
Thanks to the extraordinary quality of simulation, the game will allow you to experience the real atmosphere of the GT3 championship. Competing against official drivers, teams, cars and circuits reproduced in-game with the highest level of accuracy ever achieved.
Sprint, Endurance and Spa 24 Hours races will come to life with an incredible level of realism, in both single and multiplayer modes.
ACC will feature the Blancpain GT Series’ 2018 and 2019 seasons.
Assetto Corsa Competizione is born from KUNOS Simulazioni’s long-term experience. It takes full advantage of Unreal Engine 4, to ensure photorealistic weather conditions, graphics, night races, motion capture animations.
A new standard in terms of driving realism and immersion, thanks to its further improved tyre and aerodynamic models.
Designed to innovate, Assetto Corsa Competizione will be set to promote.
- bringing players at the heart of the GT World Challenge
- Putting them behind the wheel of Ferraris, Lamborghinis, McLarens and many other prestigious GT racing cars
- All reproduced with an outstanding level of detail.
Want to purchase Assetto Corsa Competizione? visit: Home
To join some great leagues visit our league partners: League Partners Archives – SimRace247
Want to catch up with blog #16 visit: Women In Sim Racing Yvonne Van Den Berg Blog #16 – SimRace247