All News: Auto Club Speedway


iRacing Collaborates With NASCAR on Auto Club Speedway Redesign

September 13th, 2020 by

Earlier this week, the NASCAR world received the surprising news that Auto Club Speedway, a two-mile oval, would soon be converted into a new, half-mile short track, located in place of the existing frontstretch and pit road. What they didn’t know yet, however, was that the challenging new layout has already seen some virtual laps. … Read the Rest »

Ashton Crowder Scores eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Win at Auto Club

February 26th, 2020 by

Burton Kligerman eSports’ Ashton Crowder prevailed in an intense late-race battle in Tuesday night’s eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series race from Auto Club Speedway. Crowder scored his second career eNCiS win by getting the best of Wood Brothers Racing’s Garrett Lowe, as the two drivers traded the lead multiple times in the final laps of Round … Read the Rest »

eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Preview: Auto Club

February 25th, 2020 by

TUNE IN // TUESDAY, 9PM ET // eNASCAR.com/live After a thrilling (and caution-free!) season opener from Daytona, the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series gets back to business tonight from Auto Club Speedway for the second round of this year’s 20-race championship. With only one race under their belts so far, this year’s 40-driver field has a … Read the Rest »

The Wright Champion Crowned Again in Lionheart Finale

December 15th, 2017 by Jason Galvin

A champion was crowned and a rookie finished the year the same way he started it, in victory lane, as the Lionheart IndyCar Series presented by First Medical Equipment wrapped up its fifth season Wednesday night with the Lionheart Championship 300 at Auto Club Speedway. Jake Wright needed just to avoid trouble to clinch his … Read the Rest »

Wright Wraps Up Inaugural Lionheart Retro Series Championship at Auto Club

November 6th, 2017 by Jason Galvin

There was plenty of drama and questions heading into the championship finale of the Lionheart Retro Series, but who would win it all never seemed to be in doubt. Jake Wright, the two-time defending Lionheart IndyCar Series champion, played it safe and cruised to a fourth place finish to secure the inaugural Retro Series championship, … Read the Rest »

Luza Survives Green-White-Checkered to Win Second Straight

March 29th, 2017 by Jason Lofing

Rookie Ryan Luza continued his hot start to the 2017 NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze Series, finding victory lane for the second straight week, this time at Auto Club Speedway. Luza started on the pole and led 61 of 125 laps, but the race came down to a green-white-checker finish after a crash with seven laps to … Read the Rest »

Luza Strikes it Rich in Vegas

March 23rd, 2017 by Michael Conti

At the onset of the 2017 NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze Series, many of the series’ tenured drivers looked to NASCAR Pro Series Champion, Ryan Luza, as the biggest threat to dethrone 3-time and reigning champion, Ray Alfalla. After a lackluster start at Daytona, some cast doubt on the abilities of the young gun; however, after his … Read the Rest »

Contact Can’t Keep Holgate from Elite Win at Auto Club

March 6th, 2017 by Dan Ensch

The age-old adage that it’s better to be lucky than good can win you a race now and then even if you’re not the most skilled pilot on the track. But when you’re both lucky and good, you must be either Tim Holgate or Brandon Trost. And, if you’re Holgate, you also just won the … Read the Rest »

Trost Wins New Hampshire; Holgate Moves to First in Elite

February 21st, 2017 by Dan Ensch

Pole sitter Brandon Trost accidentally chose the right pit strategy after a late yellow, then held off hard-charger Tim Holgate and his fresh tires to win the Lionheart Retro Series 150 at New Hampshire International Speedway on Sunday night. Holgate, who started 31st after leaving his paint scheme on the turn two wall in qualifying, … Read the Rest »

Luza Returns to Victory Lane

November 30th, 2016 by Jason Lofing

Ryan Luza made a triumphant return to the NASCAR iRacing Pro Series Tuesday night, overcoming a speeding penalty on pit road to win in a near-photo finish with Blake Reynolds at Auto Club Speedway. Luza took the lead from Bobby Zalenski with nine laps remaining and held off Reynolds’ challenge on the final lap to … Read the Rest »