ARCA is the second oldest sanctioning body in stock car racing in the United States dating back to 1953 and founded by John Marcum. ARCA's competitors contain a mix of both professional racers as well as hobby racers alike, in addition to younger competitors trying to make a name for themselves, in the past seasons it has become the highest level development series for NASCAR teams looking to develop talent in the big cars. The ARCA Series presented by RE/MAX and Menards runs the same car run by NASCAR before moving to the COT, with Hoosier Tires and a 1/2 inch taller rear spoiler. Most recently drivers such as Scott Speed, Justin Allgaier, Michael McDowell, Parker Kligerman, Sam Hornish, Juan Pablo Montoya and many other NASCAR drivers have competed in the series to hone their skills.
We are proud to work with the ARCA series as it represents the next generation of race drivers and provides wonderful content and diverse tracks for the sim racing community.
Team Dillon Racing was created as a driver and crew development program for Richard Childress Racing using multiple car and track types, including Legends, UMP Modified, Late Model, ARCA and NASCAR Grand National Series, (East and West) on dirt and asphalt.
TDR has long been involved in the development and testing of software with the Sim Factory. All three drivers from the TDR stable as well as members of the team have been instrumental in their support of creating a better and more effective racing simulator for training purposes. Austin Dillon, Ty Dillon and Ryan Gifford are all development members and also drivers on the rise in their sport.
Richard Childress Racing is a NASCAR team based out of Welcome North Carolina and is owned and operated by former driver now businessman Richard Childress. RCR and Mike Dillon, director of operations, have been a huge support in continued development and testing of our software.
With the history and heritage of RCR in the racing world, we are honored to have been able to have their support and put their ARCA run vehicles into our software.
General Motors Company, also known as GM, is a United States automaker and based in Detroit, Michigan. GM is a licensing partner for the Chevy Silverado Trucks and the Impala SS in the Sim Factory software. Providing generations of excitement in the world of racing to the sim racing enthusiast.
Ford Motor Company is an American multinational company based in Dearborn, Michigan, a suberb of Detroit. The automaker was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903. Ford has a rich heritage in the auto racing industry and has long been a competing manufacturer in the ARCA and NASCAR series. Ford is a licensing partner for the Ford Fusion.
Toyota Motor Corpotation, Toyota Jidōsha Kabushiki-gaisha, commonly known simply as Toyota, is a multinational corporation headquartered in Japan, and the worlds largest auto manufacturer. Toyota employs over 300,000 people worldwide. Toyota has recently made its entrance into the world of stock car racing with the Camry, which is also licensed for the Sim Factory software.
Dodge is a United States-based brand of automobiles, minivans, sport utility vehicles, and, until 2009, pickup trucks, manufactured and marketed by Chrysler Group LLC in more than 60 different countries and territories worldwide. Founded as the Dodge Brothers Company in 1900 to supply parts and assemblies for Detroit's growing auto industry, Dodge began making its own complete vehicles in 1914. Dodge competes in many series of autoracing across the globe and has been competing in stock cars for several years. The Dodge Charger licensed for use in the Sim Factory software.
Hoosier Racing Tire is an American tire manufacturer primarily specializing in the production of tires for competition use. An Indiana based company, Hoosier claims to be the world's largest race tire manufacturer. The company was founded in 1958, and has since provided tires for use in series sanctioned by IHRA, ARCA, CRA, NASCAR, IMCA, WISSOTA and SCCA. Indiana native Tony Stewart has stated that he would feel safer driving on reliable Hoosier tires, as opposed to NASCAR's current tire provider, Goodyear.
International Speedway Corporation is a corporation whose primary business is the ownership and management of NASCAR race tracks. ISC was founded by NASCAR founder Bil France Sr, in1953 for the construction of Daytona International Speedway and in 1999 they merged with Penske Motorsports to become one of the largest motorsports companies in North America.
Dover Motorsports Incorporated is a leading promoter of motorsports events in the United States, operating four tracks in three states, and present more than 400 motorsports events each year. This includes 14 major, national events which include races sanctioned by NASCAR and NHRA. Dover Motorsports, Inc. owns and operates Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del., Gateway International Raceway near St. Louis, Mo., Memphis Motorsports Park in Memphis, Tenn., and Nashville Superspeedway near Nashville, Tenn.
Gorilla Customs is an Indiana-based corporation that is owned and operated by Adrenaline Corp. Founded by the same people that own the Sim Factory LLC, Gorilla Customs has become one of the nations top manufacturers and providers of simulation technologies to the stock car racing industries. Gorilla Customs manufactures OEM Peformance computers, cockpits, steering controls, pedals and shifters all geared for professional simulation use. In addition, they also provide light industrial fabrication and powder coating services.
Motion Design Group LLC is a Benton, Kentucky company that manufactures the Sim Racer series motion based simuation cockpits and static event cockpits. The Sim Factory LLC and Gorilla Customs work hand-in-hand with the Motion Design Group and together provide a one-stop simulation shop for the professional and commercial simulation user.