With just 11 days to go until the 2017 Sim Racing Expo, check out this new trailer and learn more about the event in Germany. Featuring the latest and greatest of the sim racing industry, the Sim Racing Expo at the Nürburgring GP-Strecke circuit has now firmly established itself as a yearly highlight in the sim racing industry. Open to industry insiders, members of the press and the general public alike, the 2017 running of the Expo once again looks set to take centre stage at the upcoming Blancpain Sprint Series Nürburgring round this 16th and 17th September. Situated in an ideal location just inside the entrance to the German Grand Prix hosting circuit, many of the biggest names in the sim racing industry will be on hand to display their various pieces of hardware and software to the general public. Entrance is free of charge to those attending the Blancpain Sprint Series race held over the same weekend, and the Expo is often the scene of some pretty sizeable announcements in sim racing. Check out the 2017 trailer below: 2016 saw the very first public airing of the trailer for the upcoming new rFactor film 'Closing the Gap' - a documentary video from up and coming film maker Ed Trevelyan-Johnson, based on the relationship between a group of teammates driving in an endurance league using rFactor 2. Alongside the trailer reveal rFactor 2 would continue to hold centre stage last year, publically revealing a massive announcement that sim racer and developer @Marcel Offermans and his Studio 397 team would be taking over the ongoing development of rFactor 2 with immediate effect, breathing a considerable amount of new life into the highly detailed simulation. RaceDepartment will be on hand throughout the weekend bringing you all the news and discussion as it happens. Through live streams, video diary blogs and written word, we aim to give you the best insights from the biggest sim racing event of the year. 2016 was a big year for the Sim Racing Expo, in just 11 short days we get to find out if 2017 can be even bigger and better still... Will you be attending the expo this year? Fancy popping in and saying hi to your friendly RD team? Excited for the future of sim racing? Let us know in the comments section below!