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OVERVIEW

Signup: https://www.thesimgrid.com/championships/1065
Discord: https://otlracing.com/discord

OTL presents to you the OTL BMW M2 CS Cup! The newly released car provides some of the closest racing in ACC. Join us in this 6 week championship with each round featuring two intense 25 minute sprint races.

Please note that this league is on Tuesday evenings.

If you haven’t taken part in a previous OTL league you must successfully complete the evaluation race. The evaluation race runs a week prior to the season start.

We hope to see new people racing with us, as well as many regulars. To get involved please join the OTL discord at https://otlracing.com/discord. The signups are limited to 40 drivers.

REGISTRATION

Signups are limited to 40 drivers.

We will class drivers into Pro and Am categories. We will categorise drivers based on a hotstint qualification server and from their performances in the evaluation races. Details of the qualification server will be available in our discord just before the evaluation race.

CALENDAR

Evaluation Race 1 – Nurburgring (30 mins) – 12/4/2022
Round 1 – Suzuka (2 x 25 mins) – 19/4/2022
Round 2 – Laguna Seca (2 x 25 mins) – 26/4/2022
Round 3 – Zolder (2 x 25 mins) – 3/5/2022
Round 4 – Bathurst (2 x 25 mins) – 10/5/2022
Round 5 – Monza (2 x 25 mins) – 17/5/2022
Round 6 – Silverstone (2 x 25 mins) – 24/5/2022

EVENT TIMETABLE

Practice – 18:00 UTC
Drivers Briefing – 19:00 UTC
Qualifying* – 19:05 UTC
Race 1 – 19:20 UTC
Race 2 – 19:50 UTC

*Qualifying sets the grid for both races

POST RACE REPORTS

There is no live stewarding for this series however after the race you can report an incident with our form which can be found in our discord.

RULES

Please make sure to read our OTL rules as well as the series specific rules below. The OTL rules can be found here https://otlracing.com/rules/.

PIT STOPS AND PIT WINDOW

Mandatory Pitstop: No
Refuelling Allowed: No
Mandatory Refuelling: No
Fixed Refuelling Time: No
Mandatory Tyre Change: No
Pit Window: None

CUSTOM LIVERIES

The use of custom liveries made outside of the game is permitted in this series but please bear in mind that they are not officially supported by the game developers and their use can induce significant lag for the user.

Drivers are not permitted to make changes to their submitted custom livery once the championship starts.

Races will be live streamed on Twitch and custom liveries can be shared through a google form on discord for the stream broadcaster to run.

Any politically charged or potentially offensive material on a custom livery will see the team banned from the series.

When uploading your livery through the google form we require that:

  • All necessary files are included
    • JSON file from “Documents\Assetto Corsa Competizione\Customs\Cars”
    • Livery folder from “Documents\Assetto Corsa Competizione\Customs” that includes all .JSON, .PNG files (please do not include the .DDS files).
  • All files are to be compressed into one single ZIP or RAR file.

WITHDRAWING FROM A ROUND

It is important to notify us if you can attend each round. If you cannot attend a race you can simply click the “WITHDRAW” button in the races page of the championship on The Sim Grid website under the admin tab of the specific round. If you don’t attend a race without withdrawing you will receive penalty points that carry over in to other championships and can potentially get you DSQ from the championship.