Nick Ottinger

Ottinger Wins Rollercoaster eNASCAR Bristol Dirt Race

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer In a historic first for the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series, Nick Ottinger scored the win on the virtual dirt of Bristol Motor Speedway. Matching the schedule from its’ real-life counterpart, the eNASCAR Series traded the paved racetracks for a changing dirt surface. Similar to the NASCAR Cup Series in 2021, […]

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Leahy Wins eNASCAR Championship, Virtual Texas

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Dominating the second half of the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series season finale, Keegan Leahy captured the win and this first championship. Battling for the Title Leahy took the lead from his 23XI Racing teammate and fellow eNASCAR Championship Four competitor Mitchell deJong with 75 laps to go. His virtual No. […]

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Ottinger Wins Talladega, eNASCAR Championship Four Set

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer An ingenious strategy by Nick Ottinger and his teammates earned the William Byron eSports driver his first win of the season at the virtual Talladega Superspeedway. Race Strategy Ottinger first ducked onto pit road in his virtual No. 25 Logitech G Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE on lap 22. He was […]

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deJong Dominates eNASCAR’s Trip to Virtual Road America

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Mitchell deJong goes two for two on road courses in the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series in dominant fashion at the virtual Road America. Domination Once again, the 23XI Racing driver won the pole, beating defending eNASCAR champion Nick Ottinger by 0.3 seconds. Perennial road course challenger Bobby Zalenski qualified third. […]

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deJong accomplishes sim racing’s ‘Grand Slam’ at virtual COTA

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer The inaugural trip to the virtual Circuit of the Americas (COTA) was perfection for 23XI Racing’s Mitchell deJong. The Pre-Race Favorites deJong entered COTA as one of the two favorites in the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series on road courses. The other favorite was LETARTE eSports’ Bobby Zalenski. deJong beat Zalenski […]

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Conti steers clear of Daytona chaos for eNASCAR win

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer JR Motorsports’ Michael Conti positioned himself ahead of the action to win the 2021 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series season opener at the virtual Daytona International Speedway. Moving Through the Field After starting in the back, Conti maneuvered his way through the draft in his virtual No. 8 WR1 Sim Chassis […]

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Ottinger wins eNASCAR Championship, Shearburn wins Homestead

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series veteran Nick Ottinger wins his first championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway while Chris Shearburn earned his first career win. Race Changing Moments The nature of the eNASCAR season finale changed when the caution waved with 25 laps to go. While title contenders Nick Ottinger and Michael Conti […]

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Then there were four, eNASCAR Championship to be decided Monday at Homestead

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer An intense battle for the 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Championship has reached its final chapter as the Championship 4 will battle for the title on Monday, November 2 at 9 p.m. ET. The season started eight months ago with a wild race at virtual Daytona International Speedway. The season-opener […]

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Chaos happened, Ottinger wins Kansas eNASCAR race

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer eNASCAR’s trip to Kansas Speedway looked to be Keegan Leahy’s playground until late cautions handed the race to Nick Ottinger. Early Race Denny Hamlin Racing’s Leahy dominated the first 120 laps of the second round of the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Playoffs. The driver of the virtual No. 32 Drive […]

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