As I already promised a few weeks back we are going to run a 6-race Winter series as a preparation towards the season and to test out rFactor 2 to the max. So without any further talk, here are the key Informations for the Winter series. Entry fee: Free for all Prizes: - The overall winner of the championship will win a free drivers license for the 2013 season. - All drivers who participated in all 6 races will have the chance to win another free drivers license for the 2013 season. Mod used: Formula Renault 3.5 Setups will be locked to default with the options to adjust steeringlock, brake pressure and bias, fuel, tire compound and frontwing Dates: Saturday 19.01. Estoril Saturday 26.01. Malaysia Saturday 02.02. Lime Rock Saturday 09.02. Long Beach Saturday 16.02. Sebring Saturday 23.02. Mid Ohio Schedule: Depending on the attendance we will run up to 2 grids, to give everyone the chance to participate. With more then 36 drivers allocated as confirmed a Grid 2 race will be organized. Saturday, 16:15 GMT: Server opens for PQ 1 Saturday, 16:25 GMT: Pre-Qualifying Group 1 Saturday, 16:40 GMT: Server opens for PQ 2 Saturday, 16:45 GMT: Pre-Qualifying Group 2 Saturday, 17:00 GMT: Server opens for PQ 3 Saturday, 17:05 GMT: Pre-Qualifying Group 3 Saturday, 17:20 GMT: G1 Practice Saturday, 17:35 GMT: G1 Qualifying 15min Saturday, 17:50 GMT: G1 Warmup Saturday, 18:00 GMT: G1 Race 60min Saturday, 19:20 GMT: G2 Practice Saturday, 19:35 GMT: G2 Qualifying 15min Saturday, 19:50 GMT: G2 Warmup Saturday, 20:00 GMT: G2 Race 60min Rules: The same rules as in 2012 do apply, however since this is meant to be a fun season as well we expect everyone to be fair on track, and we will exclude drivers who don´t act accordingly. Registrations: Registrations will open in a few days. rFactor 2: As this Winter series is also meant to find out if rFactor 2 is fully ready for our needs we have set the deadline for the final decision for the 07.02. before the 4th race. The winter series will be continued whatever the result of this decision will be. More Information will be added as soon as possible.