Nicholas Morse


Nicholas Morse
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Information
Birthdate 15 May 1986
Country Us.png USA
Team High Performance Motorsports
Simulations iRacing
Series NASCAR iRacing Road To Pro
Links
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Team history
iRacing
2009 - 2011
2016 - 2018

Biography

Nicholas Morse was introduced to sim-racing by his cousin (and fellow sim-racer), Kyle Morse in early 2001. A year later, Morse was able to purchase his first computer, racing wheel and began racing on NASCAR Racing 4 by Papyrus.


Morse joined his first league, FFSRL in 2002 and completed a 12-race season in their amateur division. Following that year, Morse moved to NASCAR Racing 2002 by Papyrus and entered the Hard Core Racing League. He ran in the Wednesday Night Thunder Division and became the 2004 Thunder Champion with a high point in the season at Bristol Motor Speedway. Morse sat on the pole, lead all 250 laps and earned the race victory.


Morse moved to NASCAR Racing 2003 by Papyrus following the 2002 season and raced in an assortment of leagues, earning various victories and another championship in the Penske/Hendrick Online Racing League. He continued on NASCAR Racing 2003 in a league called SORS until Project Wildfire was released and then he transitioned to rFactor in 2006.


In 2006, Morse competed in Formula-Simracing for Torrent Motorsports, Bracciano Racing and finally Team FSR. He advanced through the progression system and Morse had 14 starts in two seasons during his stint in professional esport open wheel racing and made one of his three World Championship starts with a debut in 2007 at the virtual Spanish Grand Prix. He finished 19th in his one and only start in 2007. In 2008, Morse made two more starts in relief for Torrent Motorsports and Team FSR. Morse finished 28th at the virtual Monaco Grand Prix and earned at 15th place finish at the virtual Canadian Grand Prix in his final start in the World Championship division. He was the only American to compete in the World Championship division in 2007 and 2008, following AJ Allmendinger as the only American to compete in the series in 2006.


Morse took a year off and returned to sim-racing in 2008 with the release of iRacing. Competing in the inaugural NASCAR iRacing Pro Series (placing 51st) and ascending to the NASCAR iRacing Coca-Cola Series in 2013. Morse has six Pro Series victories, one Road-to-Pro Series victory and has been a participant in the NASCAR iRacing Pro Series in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017 & 2018.


Morse currently drives for High Performance Motorsports in the NASCAR iRacing Road-to-Pro Series.

Equipment

Hardware
Rig & Seat Staples Kelburne Luxura Faux Leather Computer and Desk Chair, Black
Wheelbase Logitech
Wheelrim G27 Racing Wheel
Pedals Fanatec Club-Sport Pedals V3
Monitor Acer 24" FHD Widescreen LCD Monitor, 1ms (Triple Screen)
Headset Logitech G230

Career Results

(key) (results in bold indicate pole position; * indicates most lead laps)

Podium eSports - Daytona 500

Season Team Driver Car (Class) Pos Earnings
2019 High Performance Motorsports Us.png Nicholas Morse Ford Fusion 3rd $600

NASCAR iRacing Daytona 500 - World Tour

Season Team Drivers Car (Class) Pos
2012 Last Row Motorsports Us.png Nicholas Morse Sprint Cup Chevrolet SS 2nd

NASCAR iRacing.com Series World Championship

Season Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Pos Points
2013 Last Row Motorsports DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DQ DQ 13 32 26 36 DQ 56th 69

NASCAR iRacing Pro Series

Season Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pos Points
2017 High Performance Motorsports 27 9 5 27 7 21 37 27 28 14 22nd 1,755
Season Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Pos Points
2016 SPEX DNS DNS DNS DNS 1 24 5 34 22 86th 2,703
Season Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pos Points
2014 Last Row Motorsports 21 39 19 34 DQ 27 39 DQ DQ DQ 47th 85
Season Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pos Points
2013 Last Row Motorsports 11 DNQ 42 20 4 29 23 DQ DQ 6 31st 175
Season Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Pos Points
2011 SPEX DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS 11 DNS 24 DNS 47th 2,703
Season Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Pos Points
2010 Berry Boys 1 11 7 DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS DNS 140th 458
Season Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21-49 Pos Points
2009 Berry Boys 8 3 3 4 4 1 2 22 19 4 6 26 2 5 6 4 15 4 13 1 DQ 56th 3,587

NASCAR iRacing Road To Pro Series

(key) (results in bold indicate pole position; * indicates most lead laps)

Season Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Pos Points
2020 High Performance Motorsports 27 22 1 32 28 4 23 28 24 12 123rd 1,513
2019 High Performance Motorsports 5 21 12 25 16 3 29 31 2 22 6 26 6 6 24th 2,703
2018 SPEX 2 37 33 21 19 4 4 32 24 10 12 42nd 2,109