SIMMSA Esports

SIMMSA Esports
SIMMSA Esports
Founding date 07 January 2015
Country Ae.png United Arab Emirates
Team manager De.png Peter Klawitter
De.png Andreas Schmich
Gb.png Fraser Williamson
Simulations iRacing
Linford Motorsport
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SIMMSA was found in 2015 (07th of January 2015) by Peter Klawitter with the goal to help build, develop the SimRacing genre in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), making it more popular through competitions for the region and motivating regional fans and talents to participate online on various platforms and sim titles.

SIMMSA provides professional consulting services for SimRacing in the MENA region and globally on request.

- 2018, SIMMSA managed the McLaren Shadow Project Middle East which was expanded to include North Africa too.

- 2019 McLaren Shadow Project MENA was also contracted to SIMMSA.

- 2018 Dubai 24H Series, Simulator Hosting and Support with RacingFuel Academy at Sorg Rennsport

- 2017-2018 Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Simulator Maintenance & Support

- 2017-2018 Dubai Autodrome Simulator Maintenance & Support

Peter Klawitter was the Marketing Manager for the International Sim Racing Federation 2018-2019, Business Development Manager for RaceDepartment 2018-2019 and Team Principal for MRS E-Racing (Molitor Racing Systems GmbH) in 2019.

SIMMSA has sponsored and is sponsoring SimRacing series.

- 2018, iRacing, 6 Hours of the Glen

- 2018, iRacing, Sim Racers Asia (SRA), GTE Series

- 2018-2019, iRacing, Precision Racing League (PRL), GTE Sportscar Series

Since 2017 SIMMSA has been building their SimRacing team(s) to compete on a global level, in different sim titles and across various platforms.

In the summer of 2019, SIMMSA absorbed the Simplex Racing team, and the team was at this time re-named to SIMMSA Esports.

SIMMSA Esports

Driver roster

Active drivers


Name Join date Series
De.png Andreas Schmich 06/2019
Us.png Alex Trainor 08/2019 2019-2020 Sports Car Open
Gb.png Barry Morrison 08/2019 2019-2020 Sports Car Open
At.png Ae.png Christopher Zoechling 06/2019
Lu.png Dylan Pereira 06/2019
Gb.png Fraser Williamson 08/2019 2019-2020 Sports Car Open
Nz.png Grant Crow 01/2016
Lb.png Jamal Ghandour 01/2016
Gb.png James King 08/2019
Us.png Javon Turman 08/2019
Gb.png Lewis Goodway 08/2019
Gb.png Mike Davies 08/2019
De.png Oliver Ernst 06/2019
De.png Am.png Peter Klawitter 01/2015
Ca.png Ae.png Ramez Azzam 11/2019
Gb.png Scott Brazier 08/2019
Fi.png Teemu Toikka 08/2019
Us.png Tyler Hervias 08/2019 2019-2020 Sports Car Open
Gb.png Grant Henderson 12/2019
Ma.png Ca.png Malih Taha 01/2020
Ma.png Fr.png Riyane El Mouslih 01/2020


Name Join date Series
De.png Andreas Schmich 06/2019
De.png Armin Binder 06/2019
At.png Gerhard Lindauer 06/2019
Eg.png Haitham Abdelader 09/2019
De.png Max Baumgartl 10/2019
De.png Nick Westphal 06/2019
De.png Oliver Ernst 06/2019

Inactive drivers

Name Join date
De.png Michael Eisele 06/2019

Former drivers

Name Join date Leave date New team
Be.png Tim Greven 05/2019 11/2019 N/A
De.png SimSepp 08/2019 12/2019 N/A

Team results

Sports Car Open

(key) (results in bold indicate pole position; results in italics indicate fastest lap)

Season Team No. Drivers 1 2 3 4 5 6 Pos Points
2019-2020 SIMMSA Esports LMP2 69 Us.png Alex Trainor 3 2 2 2 2nd 76
Gb.png Fraser Williamson
SIMMSA Esports GTE 146 Gb.png Barry Morrison 17 15 8 13 14th 12
Gb.png Lewis Goodway
Us.png Tyler Hervias