eRacr goes unrestricted with The Carnomaly 500

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer After a successful debut with the Firecracker 400 last July, eRacr returns with The Carnomaly 500. The Firecracker 400 utilized iRacing’s 1987 NASCAR Chevrolet Monte Carlo and Ford Thunderbird at the Legacy Daytona International Speedway. 344 drivers, including real-life pros William Byron, Dale Earnhardt Jr., and Kyle Busch. 2020 eNASCAR […]

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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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DeMerchant wins 2021 Wicked Energy Gum Fake 500 in four-wide photo finish

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer eNASCAR iRacing competitor Seth DeMerchant played the chess game to perfection and won the Wicked Energy Gum Fake 500 in a dramatic four-wide photo finish. The Strategy Game The Horizon Racing Team driver first took the lead on lap 28, staying out under the first caution of the 500-mile race. […]

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Manes smokes the competition at virtual Richmond

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Hometown driver Garrett Manes earned his first career eNASCAR iRacing Pro Series victory at the virtual Richmond Raceway. Battle for the Lead The Elliott Sadler eSports driver showcased his short track prowess throughout the 200-lap race. Manes climbed up from his 23rd-place starting spot to be inside the top-five when […]

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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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Daly bests Pastrana in LCQ League bet in Vegas Truck race

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer An iRacing grudge match between motorsports legend Travis Pastrana and NTT IndyCar Series driver Conor Daly turned into a real-life bet at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Daly and Pastrana have joined other drivers including Parker Kligerman, Landon Cassill, and Ricky Carmichael in the LCQ League on iRacing since the start […]

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Slate upsets pros, playoff drivers in Monday Night Racing playoff opener

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer The unpredictability of speedway racing at Daytona International Speedway was on display as Joshua Slate survived the chaos to win the Monday Night Racing League playoff opener. End to Regulation Slate pushed MNR newcomer and NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Ryan Vargas to the lead just past the halfway point of […]

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