All News: Bobby Labonte


Updating iRacing’s 1987 NASCAR Cup Series Cars

June 7th, 2021 by Dale Earnhardt Jr.

There’s a new update coming to the 1987 cars for iRacing. It’s a change in feel and drivability that I think many will enjoy. I wanted to take a moment to explain why and how this type of unique evolution occurs in the vehicles at iRacing. The 87 car was a popular anticipated addition to … Read the Rest »

Erik Jones Steals First eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Win in Next Gen Car at Darlington

May 6th, 2021 by

In the real world, three of Richard Petty’s historic 200 NASCAR Cup Series wins came at Darlington Raceway behind the wheel of his famous #43 car. In the virtual one, it was Erik Jones adding another historic triumph to the Petty racing legacy at Darlington on Wednesday night. Jones swooped around Timmy Hill and Anthony … Read the Rest »

eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series Race Preview: Darlington

May 5th, 2021 by

The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series continues to hit its stride with tonight’s visit to Darlington Raceway (8PM ET, FS1). The third round of the 2021 season brings drivers to the track where real-world racing resumed last spring after the extended pandemic-related pause in the world of sports, for 120 laps of wheel-to-wheel action on … Read the Rest »

eRacr Carnomaly 500 Brings Top iRacers, Real-World Stars Together

February 17th, 2021 by

Over the next three weeks, nearly 400 iRacers from around the world will strap into the NASCAR Cup Series Car of Tomorrow for the eRacr Carnomaly 500, which kicks off its preliminary races from the virtual Daytona International Speedway tonight. The second major independent event organized by NASCAR stars Landon Cassill and Parker Kligerman through … Read the Rest »

Hamlin Wraps Up eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series With North Wilkesboro Win

May 10th, 2020 by

The racing may have been virtual on Saturday afternoon, but the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series brought NASCAR fans back to a golden age of the sport with Saturday’s North Wilkesboro 160 at North Wilkesboro Speedway. One of NASCAR’s most beloved tracks of yesteryear made its return, legendary drivers like Jeff Gordon and Bobby Labonte … Read the Rest »

Race Preview: eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series North Wilkesboro 160

May 9th, 2020 by

While a return to real racing is imminent for the stars of the NASCAR Cup Series next weekend, the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series still has one more trick up its sleeve: the iRacing debut of North Wilkesboro Speedway for today’s North Wilkesboro 160 (3PM ET, FS1/FOX/FOX Sports app). The legendary .625-mile oval, which departed … Read the Rest »

FS1’s Wednesday Night iRacing Pays Tribute to IROC

April 15th, 2020 by

TUNE IN // WEDNESDAY, 7PM ET // FS1 One of the most diverse entry lists of professional race drivers imaginable will take on the latest edition of FS1’s Wednesday Night iRacing, airing live tonight at 7PM ET. In a nod to the International Race of Champions, an all-star cast of 12 drivers from just about … Read the Rest »

Race Preview: eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series Dixie Vodka 150

March 22nd, 2020 by

Real-world motorsport may be on hold, but that doesn’t mean that racing itself has come to a halt. NASCAR, FOX Sports, and iRacing have teamed up for the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series, and Sunday marks the first race of the new venture with the Dixie Vodka 150 at Homestead-Miami Speedway (Sunday, 1:30PM ET, FS1). … Read the Rest »

iRacing Pro Race of Champions (Still) Scheduled for December 12

December 6th, 2013 by

The “other” Race of Champions may have been cancelled this year but not to worry: the Third Annual iRacing.com Race of Champions is set to go on Thursday, December 12 at 8 pm Eastern Time.   Broadcast on www.iracing.com/live, the Pro Race of Champions pits drivers from NASCAR, Formula One, IndyCar, GRAND-AM, ALMS, V8 Supercars and … Read the Rest »

Davis, Speed, van Gisbergen Shine in iPRoC

December 15th, 2011 by

Scott Speed and Shane van Gisbergen won the battles, but Brandon Davis won the war in the inaugural iRacing.com Pro Race of Champions (iPRoC).  The first online event featuring an all star cast of 27 real world professional drivers from most of the world’s top race series, the iPRoC saw former F1 and NASCAR driver … Read the Rest »