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Zalenski Steals First Win of 2021 eNASCAR Playoffs at Darlington

September 1st, 2021 by

The eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series playoff opener at Darlington Raceway was Mitchell deJong’s race to win—until it wasn’t. A caution in the closing moments of the scheduled 183-lap distance trapped the hard-charging deJong behind Bobby Zalenski and Ryan Luza, who had been on a different pit strategy and were attempting to conserve, as he attempted … 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 »

2021 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Schedule Unveiled

January 29th, 2021 by

The eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series, NASCAR’s only officially sanctioned eSport series, will welcome multiple new tracks to its 2021 schedule. Unveiled today, the new calendar will feature 18 events, led by the traditional season opener at Daytona International Speedway in February and capped off with a championship race at Texas Motor Speedway on October 12. … Read the Rest »

NASCAR, iRacing Announce Return of eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series

January 26th, 2021 by NASCAR PR

Building upon overwhelming success in 2020, star-studded virtual racing series featuring NASCAR Cup Series drivers will return to action in late March DAYTONA BEACH, FL (Jan. 26, 2021) – After a historic debut season that set the high watermark in viewership for televised esports programming, the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series is set to return … Read the Rest »

Leahy Channels Inner Ricky Craven, Takes Third eNASCAR Win of 2020 at Darlington

September 9th, 2020 by

17 years ago at Darlington Raceway, a driver from the northeastern corner of North America found himself in victory lane with an orange and white #32 car, taking a statement victory in one of the crown jewel races of the NASCAR Cup Series season. History repeated itself on Tuesday night in the virtual world—although there … Read the Rest »

eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Preview: Darlington

September 8th, 2020 by

Just two days after the NASCAR Cup Series wrapped up yet another exciting throwback weekend at Darlington Raceway, the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series closes out the retro-themed action with a nod to history of its own in tonight’s race. Round 14 of the 2020 championship returns to the Lady in Black, and with two intense … Read the Rest »

Landon Cassill Qualifying Challenge Returns Tonight at 9PM ET; $10,000 on the Line

May 15th, 2020 by

Longtime iRacers are undoubtedly aware of the Landon Cassill Qualifying Challenge, a high-stakes, one-lap run designed to mimic the pressure of real-world qualifying for teams without a guaranteed spot in a NASCAR field. In its inaugural edition 10 years ago, it was Jason Lofing who turned the fastest lap and took home a $1,000 cash … Read the Rest »

eNASCAR iRacing Pro Series Preview: Darlington

December 10th, 2019 by

It’s now or never for the 40 drivers of the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Series, who have just two rounds remaining before next year’s World Championship drivers are selected. Darlington Raceway hosts the first of them tonight, as the track Too Tough to Tame gives drivers another shot at earning an all-important victory. The driver lineup … Read the Rest »

CORT Cup Series: Riggs Survives Darlington Carnage to Collect Maiden CORT Cup Win

September 3rd, 2019 by Kyle Pokrefky

Mitchell Riggs has had himself quite the week in CORT competition. Fresh off the heels of taking a dominant victory in CORT’s Super Late Model division on Tuesday, the Husby Motorsports driver claimed victory Wednesday night at Darlington Raceway to score his first-ever win in the CORT Trading Paints Cup Series. The newly-christened winner of … Read the Rest »