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NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series Stars and Alumni Set to Compete on iRacing

March 19th, 2019 by

Will Headline First-Ever iRacing Gander Outdoors Pro Invitation eSports Race Some of the top professional drivers from the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series and NASCAR Xfinity Series will compete online in the first-ever iRacing Gander Outdoors Pro Invitational eSport race.   The event will see the pros race their digital Chevrolet Silverados and Toyota Tundras for … Read the Rest »

Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series Forms Alliance with iRacing

March 11th, 2019 by

iRacing and the Lucas Oil Off-Road Series today announced a partnership to bring multiple off-road eSports series to the online racing service. The new series will feature both Pro-4 and Pro-2 trucks on iconic tracks including Wild West Motorsports Park and Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park with additional tracks to be added in the near … Read the Rest »

Inaugural eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series Driver Draft Results

February 1st, 2019 by

24 of the World’s Best Simracers Drafted, Will Compete for Over $110,000 in Prizes Twelve teams took part in the two-round draft earlier this week for the 2019 eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series season. Teams drafted from a pool of 40 drivers who previously qualified for NASCAR’s officially sanctioned iRacing series. The No. 1 overall … Read the Rest »

Driver Draft Order Announced for eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series

January 29th, 2019 by

Real World Teams To Draft Pro eSports Drivers The 2019 eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series sees the introduction of official teams into the series. Teams including Joe Gibbs Racing, Jr Motorsports, Wood Brothers Racing, Williams Esports and G2 Esports will participate in the driver draft on January 30th and will each select two drivers to … Read the Rest »

Motorsport and eSport Teams Join eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series

January 17th, 2019 by

10th Season Sees Prize Pool Grow to $100,000 In its 10th season, the eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series will see several exciting changes to the only officially sanctioned NASCAR eSports series. For the first time, official teams – both motorsport organizations and professional eSports teams – will join the series in its upcoming season. Several … Read the Rest »

iRacing to Award $300,000 in 2019

December 19th, 2018 by

Six eSport World Championships to be Contested on iRacing iRacing announced today the total prize pool for the six eSport World Championships organized and contested on the racing simulation platform. A total of $300,000 cash will be paid out to the top simracers in the world in 2019. The championships begin in February and run … Read the Rest »

eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Series to Celebrate its 10th Season in 2019 with $100,000

December 17th, 2018 by

Bedford, MA (December 17, 2018) – NASCAR and iRacing will celebrate the 10th season of the eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze Series in 2019.  The series, NASCAR’s only officially sanctioned esports series, is increasing its prize pool to $100,000, the highest in series history.   “We are absolutely thrilled to be able to increase the prize pool … Read the Rest »

Porsche and iRacing Partner on $100,000 eSports World Championship

December 15th, 2018 by

World’s Fastest Simracers to Compete in Porsche iRacing World Championship Series Porsche and iRacing today announced a brand new eSports Racing series – the Porsche iRacing World Championship Series that will see the top simracers from around the world competing for a $100,000 in prize money. Drivers will race the virtual 911 GT3 Cup car at … Read the Rest »

Martin Krönke Clinches 3rd World Championship in iRacing Grand Prix Series

October 23rd, 2018 by

Dominant Victory in Series Finale at COTA Secures Championship Martin Krönke made it back-to-back-to-back championships in the iRacing World Championship Grand Prix Series, taking home the $10,000 cash prize. Krönke dominated the final race at the Circuit of the Americas in his McLaren MP4-30 and eliminating the only remaining driver in the hunt for the … Read the Rest »

Novak Earns $10,000 By Claiming Inaugural eNASCAR Ignite Series Championship

September 28th, 2018 by

Zack Novak claimed the first-ever eNASCAR Ignite Series Championship last night along with a $10,000 racing scholarship. The eNASCAR Ignite Series, the first ever youth esports series on iRacing featuring drivers between the ages of 13-16 years old, hosted its Final Championship event last night. In a winner-take-all format at the virtual Martinsville Speedway, Novak … Read the Rest »