Rodgers holds off competition for dramatic Monday Night win

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Will Rodgers dominated the Monday Night Racing K1 Speed 200k at Watkins Glen International. Taking the Lead The road course specialist led 26 of the 37-lap race in the Pro 2 trucks. Rodgers qualified on the pole in his No. 65 Toyota sponsored off-road truck. However, […]

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Sanchez wins wild Monday Night race at virtual Phoenix

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Monday Night Racing’s return to iRacing’s Legacy Phoenix Raceway saw Nick Sanchez put on a dominant performance. Slicing through the Field The Rev Racing driver only pitted for tires once under the first caution. Sanchez then put on a masterclass, easily slicing through the field in his unsponsored, virtual No. […]

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‘Spin and Win’ for Pardus in Monday Night Racing Super Late Model race at Michigan

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Despite being involved in an early wreck, Preston Pardus recovered to earn his first win in Monday Night Racing competition. Early Trouble The SCCA Spec Miata champion hopped into a virtual Super Late Model for the Salute to Service 130. Three laps into the 65-lap scheduled event saw Pardus spinning […]

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DeGroot holds off Kyle Busch to win caution filled Monday Night Motegi race

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Season 1 Monday Night Racing champion Nick DeGroot held off multiple NASCAR drivers to take the victory at Twin Ring Motegi. Controlling the Race The iRacing veteran controlled much of the Carlyle Tools 125 in his virtual No. 89 Motorsport.com Dallara. Two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Busch, as well […]

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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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Kyle Busch wins Monday Night Racing Season 2 opener at ‘Dega

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Busch channeled his inner Dale Earnhardt, passing 24 cars in two laps to win Tufco Flooring Monday Night Racing’s Season 2 opener at the virtual Talladega Superspeedway. The Restart After getting collected in a late race accident, Busch lined up inside the top-five with […]

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Mario Andretti shines, DeGroot wins inaugural Monday Night title

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer The finale of the inaugural Monday Night Racing season saw Mario Andretti make his iRacing league debut and Nick DeGroot win the championship. Mario Andretti Joins the League The assumption that iRacing is primarily utilized by up-and-coming drivers and current drivers was debunked when Andretti joined the entry list for […]

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Vargas and TikTok, from fantasy paint to sponsorship reality

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer In case of life imitating art, a simple, ‘what if’ fantasy paint scheme on iRacing turned into a real-life six-race sponsorship from TikTok for Ryan Vargas. From Fantasy to Reality About two months ago, Ryan Pistana created a fictional No. 15 TikTok Chevrolet Camaro SS on iRacing. Fictional ‘what if’ […]

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