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2nd Annual Firecracker 400 Kicks Off Tonight

June 15th, 2021 by

One of iRacing’s biggest independent events kicks off tonight with the return of the Blue-Emu Firecracker 400, a unique multi-week event organized by eRacr featuring the 1987 NASCAR Cup Series Chevrolet Monte Carlo and Ford Thunderbird and the legacy scan of Daytona International Speedway. Spearheaded and organized by real-world NASCAR Cup Series drivers Landon Cassill … Read the Rest »

Krogstad, Ollikainen Split iRX All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama Wins at Daytona, Barcelona

May 5th, 2021 by

Two members of last year’s iRacing Rallycross World Championship roster scored the wins in Tuesday’s iRX All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama races across two different tracks. Hansen Williams Esports’ Henrik Krogstad, a real-world RX2 champion, took advantage of contact between World RX star Kevin Hansen and longtime RX2 driver Tanner Whitten in the closing laps … Read the Rest »

iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama Race Preview: Daytona/Barcelona

May 2nd, 2021 by

The world’s best rallycross drivers—both real and virtual—are ready to get back behind the wheel on iRacing on Tuesday afternoon, as the second round of the iRacing Rallycross All-Star Invitational presented by Yokohama splits the series after a unified round at Brands Hatch two weeks ago. The real pros head to North America for a … 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 »

Conti Kicks Off 2021 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Season With Daytona Win

February 9th, 2021 by

18 years to the day after his boss, Dale Earnhardt Jr., won the NASCAR Cup Series Shootout at Daytona International Speedway, JR Motorsports driver Michael Conti marked the occasion by putting a different red #8 Chevrolet in victory lane. For Conti, though, Monday night’s triumph may have had bigger implications. By winning the first eNASCAR … Read the Rest »

eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Race Preview: Daytona

February 8th, 2021 by

The wait is over: 40 of the top iRacers in the world finally take the green flag on the 2021 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series season tonight at Daytona International Speedway. And after multiple years of explosive growth across the series (and sim racing as a whole), what we see on track tonight just may foreshadow … Read the Rest »

Clampitt, Ottinger Go 1-2 for William Byron eSports in eNASCAR Clash at Daytona

February 2nd, 2021 by

.013 seconds was all that separated new William Byron eSports teammates Logan Clampitt and Nick Ottinger from one another in Monday night’s eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Clash at Daytona International Speedway. The annual non-points exhibition and unofficial kickoff to the 2021 campaign went into overtime after a number of cautions, as drivers looked to dial … 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 »

VRS Coanda Simsport Wins Top Split of 2021 iRacing 24 Hours of Daytona

January 25th, 2021 by

Three of iRacing’s most dominant road racers combined to take top honors in the top split of the 2021 iRacing 24 Hours of Daytona on Sunday morning, as VRS Coanda Simsport’s Joshua Rogers, Mitchell deJong, and Mack Bakkum took the checkered flag in the annual twice-around-the-clock visit to Daytona International Speedway modeled after IMSA’s premier … Read the Rest »

Team Redline Goes 1-2 at 2021 BMW Sim GT Cup Opener From Daytona

January 18th, 2021 by

Dozens of iRacing’s best road racers took to the high banks of Daytona International Speedway on Sunday for the first race of the 2021 BMW Sim GT Cup season, but few had the speed to challenge Team Redline for the front of the field. In the end, the formidable squad led all but three laps … Read the Rest »