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Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Invited to IRL iRace
Losing Sponsors because of Shutdown
Rick Ware Racing Owner Rick Ware said the shutdown of racing due to the coronavirus pandemic has "dramatically complicated things" from a financial standpoint, as his NASCAR Cup Series teams probably will "lose $600,000-800,000 in sponsorship", Sports Business Daily reports.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Interested in IndyCar iRacing
Darrell Wallace Jr.
Loses Sponsor after Bristol iRace
On Sunday afternoon, Ben Blessing was in his home in Tennessee, running around his living room screaming, "I ain't paying him a cent." Blessing is referring to Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr., the NASCAR driver that Blessing's company Blue-Emu agreed to sponsor for the virtual iRacing event on Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway, Action Network reports.
Wins iRacing at Bristol
John Hunter Nemechek
Wins Heat 2
Nemechek won Heat 2 at Sunday's iRacing Food City Showdown and will start No. 2 in the main event.
Takes Heat 1
In field after all
Bumped to back of field
Fastest car in qualifying
Not in Food City Showdown field
Wins IndyCar iRacing at Barber
Considering Return in 2021
NASCAR has maintained that it will do whatever it can to get all 36 races races in this season - double-headers, mid-week races, whatever - despite only having four so far. But the future for everyone is uncertain. Johnson says an opportunity could be there to return to NASCAR in 2021, USA Today reports.
Wins World of Outlaws iRacing Invitational
Wins Texas iRacing Event
Hill gave the afternoon's dominant car, driven by William Byron, the virtual "bump-and-run" with three laps remaining to take the race lead and then ultimately held off fellow NASCAR Cup Series drivers Ryan Preece and Garrett Smithley for the victory in Sunday's O'Reilly Auto Parts 125, the second event in the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series, NASCAR Wire Service reports.
Wins IndyCar iRacing at Watkins Glen
Added to IRL iRacing Challenge
Johnson will get a head start on his hopes of racing against the stars of IndyCar. The seven-time NASCAR champion was added Friday to the entry list of Saturday's IndyCar iRacing Challenge. The opener of the six-race series will be contested at Watkins Glen International, NBC Sports reports.
iRacing at Texas
Biffle will make his return to Roush Fenway's No. 16 this weekend, when he takes the wheel of the Castrol© Ford Mustang in Sunday's eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series event set at Texas Motor Speedway, Roush Feneway Racing PR reports.
Pfaff Motorsports has replaced the chassis on its Porsche 911 GT3 R ahead of a return to racing in the next IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race. The Canadian squad finished 13th in the GT Daytona class in January's season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona following an axle failure that took the Dennis Olsen, Robichon, Lars Kern and Patrick Pilet-driven entry out of contention of the class win, sportscar365.com reports.
Wins IMSA Sebring iRacing Event
Wins iRacing Homestead Event
Hamlin edged Dale Earnhardt Jr. in a door-banging final push to the checkered flag in Sunday's eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series debut event, the Dixie Vodka 150, at iRacing's virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway, NASCAR Wire Service reports.
Simulation Race Upcoming
Busch will be among the top drivers in the sport participating in an exhibition esports simulation-style race this weekend that will showcase a cross-section of competitors from various racing series, NASCAR and iRacing announced Tuesday.
NASCAR Postpones Five More Races
Fractures both legs in accident
Atlanta and Miami races postponed