Mondello Park today announced Digital Motorsports as the title sponsor for the inaugural Irish Championship Circuit Racing (ICCR) season. The three year deal will see the series named as the “Digital Motorsports ICCR”, with the opening race meeting scheduled for June 12/13 at the Kildare venue.
With just over two weeks to run until the opening race meeting, there is an air of anticipation in motor racing circles and pre season test days have been busy, with new and experienced drivers alike preparing for what could be one of the best seasons in a number of years. Amongst the many shared initiatives in the new partnership is Digital Motorsports becoming the official simulator partner in the soon to be announced Junior Driver Development programme.
Roddy Greene, Managing Director, Mondello Park: “We are delighted to have Digital Motorsports as our partner in the ICCR. Niall and Rob have built a world class digital motorsport business and they are a great fit for the Championship. This is such an important year for Irish Motorsport and the importance of the digital element of driver training and development has never been more prevalent. Digital Motorsports are the perfect partner for the ICCR and we are looking forward to a successful partnership and to working together on some really exciting initiatives over the coming months.”
Niall Maher, Managing Director, Digital Motorsports: “This is an exciting day for us and we obviously have a very strong relationship with Mondello Park already but this association really embeds our Digital Footprint into the future of Irish Motorsport.”
ICCR (Irish Championship Circuit Racing) is a new for 2021 organisation for Irish circuit racing. The Mondello Park Sports Club have come to agreement with Motorsport Ireland to take over the running and promotion of the discipline for an initial five year period.
This brings not only consistency to the sport, but also increased promotion for classes and drivers going forward. The ICCR website and social media channels will be a one stop shop for anyone interested in the sport. Information on each class and event is now freely available, as well as links and information about how to apply for a race licence and go racing, and also information on how to become a volunteer or official as well as an application form to get involved.
About Digital Motorsports
Digital Motorsports was founded in 2018 at Mondello Park in Ireland. Their vision is to be the #1 global brand for esports in the Motorsport industry. Their mission is to deliver a world class customer experience by creating an easy-to-use digital platform that provides access to a comprehensive portfolio of products and services in the field of professional sim racing for all skill levels and abilities. They are driven by a competitive spirit and passion to win that is founded in their core business values which strives to create a fun, fair, and fast environment for our staff and customers.