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For the second year in a row, iRacing is hosting a special event on it's service July 14th and 15th for a special fundraiser benefitting the National MS Society.
The Peachtree Three Benefiting the National MS Society will be a three-hour fundraising event at the virtual Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta. Teams and drivers can race in a multitude of cars such as the Chevrolet Corvette C8R GTE, Global Mazda MX-5, and the five GT4 cars that are available on the service.
Last year, iRacing and the National MS Society held the first event in it's history at the virtual Charlotte Motor Speedway roval and raised $57,000 for the charity. Not only will some of the best of the best in iRacing be participating, the event is headlined by a trio of some of the most reputable members of the sim racing community. On the team is Executive Vice President of iRacing Steve Meyers, 7x NASCAR Cup Series champion crew chief Chad Knaus, and 2020 eNASCAR Coca Cola iRacing Series champion Nick Ottinger.
Racing Refresh will enter a two-man team for the event with Matt Nicholson and Collin Best sharing duties in the car each for one, 90 minute stint in order to finish in the highest possible position at the end of three grueling hours in one of the most challenging road courses provided on the service. Our donation goal for the event is $200.
Streaming details for the event will be made closer to the event so stay tuned to @RacingRefresh or @TheCollinBest on Twitter for more information leading up to the event.
For more information about the event, head to www.iRacing.com.
For more information about the National MS Society, head to www.nationalmssociety.com.