eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series to return in 2021

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series will return in 2021 after filling the gap during the COVID-19 shutdown last year. Created for entertainment, NASCAR and iRacing collaborated to put drivers from the NASCAR Cup Series in simulated races. The races were broadcast on Fox Sports. The partnership saw record-breaking viewership […]

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Bubba Wallace wins 2020 NMPA Pocono Spirit Award

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Following a tumultuous 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season, Bubba Wallace has been recognized as the winner of the 2020 NMPA Pocono Spirit Award. The National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) recognized Wallace for his advocacy in making NASCAR more diverse and inclusive. Following the killing of Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd […]

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Malik Ray wins eNASCAR iRacing Pro Series opener at Daytona

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer After Joe Gibbs Racing’s Malik Ray was relegated to the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Series, he controlled the season opener at the virtual Daytona International Speedway. Right Place at the Right Time A timely caution just before green flag pit stops gave the driver of the virtual No. 51 Rowdy Energy […]

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Chase Elliott wins season finale at Phoenix to clinch NASCAR Championship

By Jerry Jordan, Editor AVONDALE, AZ. – For NASCAR it couldn’t have played out better – Chase Elliott – the sport’s most popular driver drove from the back of the field after a pre-race inspection penalty, passed everyone on the track and held off the field to win the race and secure his first Cup […]

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Kevin Harvick intentionally wrecks Kyle Busch trying to advance to NASCAR Championship 4

By Jerry Jordan, Editor Kevin Harvick has started outside the Top 10 just seven times all season, racked up nine wins and still, he didn’t advance to the Championship 4 at Phoenix Raceway but he gave it a valiant, albeit controversial, attempt on the final turn of the final lap as he intentionally wrecked Kyle […]

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Weekend Preview: Texas Motor Speedway

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Kevin Harvick seeks fourth straight victory in Texas Playoff race Success tends to breed success in NASCAR Cup Series Playoff races at Texas Motor Speedway. From 2012 through 2015, seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson dominated the fall race at the 1.5-mile track, winning four straight Playoff events there. Kevin Harvick […]

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NASCAR not likely to change yellow line rule despite continued controversy

By Jerry Jordan, Editor TALLADEGA, Ala. – A controversial finish at Talladega Superspeedway that left many fans unhappy and resulted in two drivers being penalized for forcing competitors below the yellow line on the final turn of the final lap led NASCAR to address a number of questions after the checkered flag fell. Matt DiBenedetto […]

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Ruling robs DiBenedetto of runner-up finish at Talladega

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Wood Brothers Racing’s Matt DiBenedetto finished runner-up to Denny Hamlin until NASCAR penalized the No. 21 driver for a final lap violation. In multiple attempts at overtime, DiBenedetto found himself up front at Talladega Superspeedway. The chaotic scramble to the finish of the YellaWood 500 saw the No. 21 Menards […]

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Denny Hamlin and Michael Jordan name Bubba Wallace as driver for new team

By Jerry Jordan, Editor It wasn’t a huge surprise when the press release came Monday night that NASCAR superstar, Denny Hamlin, and NBA phenom, Michael Jordan, had teamed up to field a single-car team with Bubba Wallace behind the wheel but the news – now official – will definitely reverberate throughout the sports world. For […]

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