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Scott McLaughlin Takes Round 2 of INDYCAR iRacing Challenge at Barber Motorsports Park

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It was a wild second round of the INDYCAR iRacing Challenge at virtual Barber Motorsports Park. But when the dust settled,  Scott McLaughlin came out on top in the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by AmFirst. McLaughlin began the race in eighth place but held a different pit stop strategy than the rest …

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Fantasy NASCAR iRacing: Picks for 2020 Food City Showdown at Bristol Motor Speedway

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Fantasy NASCAR iRacing? That’s right, race fans. While real-life engines sit silent in NASCAR garages, some sites and apps have offered some fantasy and prop betting for iRacing. NASCAR relaunched their free-to-play Finish Line app for iOS and Android devices for those 21 and over. In this game, you can choose the top-finishing driver from …

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2020 INDYCAR iRacing Challenge: Honda Indy Grand Prix Entry List

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The entry list has been released for Saturday’s (April 4) second round of the INDYCAR iRacing Challenge at virtual Barber Motorsports Park. This week, 29 drivers are entered in the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by AmFirst, four more than last week’s event at Watkins Glen International. Sage Karam dominated that event, leading …

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Joey Gase Honoring Bobby Allison in Southern 500

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NASCAR Cup Series driver Joey Gase will honor Bobby Allison in the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, Gase announced Wednesday (April 1). Gase’s No. 51 Rick Ware Racing car will carry red and gold colors from Allison’s 1971 Southern 500 victory. “I am thrilled to be teaming up with Agri Supply for the 71st Annual …

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Sage Karam Wins IndyCar iRacing Challenge Series Opener at Watkins Glen

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Sage Karam took the lead from the start and never looked back in the IndyCar iRacing Challenge’s series opener at Watkins Glen International. The part-time Dreyer & Reinbold Racing driver started from the pole and only surrendered the lead to Team Penske driver Will Power during his two pit stops. “It was nerve-wracking for sure …

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Clint Bowyer on iRacing Pro Invitational Series: ‘We’re All in This Together’

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Even a few short weeks ago, no one could have imagined where the motorsports world would be at this very moment. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, NASCAR was forced to postpone all of its events until Martinsville on May 9, leaving teams and fans alike without the familiar weekly cadence of stock car racing. Yet …

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Josh Berry Wins The Replacements 100 at Kansas Speedway

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JR Motorsports Late Model driver Josh Berry had control of nearly the entire race in Tuesday night’s iRacing The Replacements 100 at virtual Kansas Speedway. Berry qualified on the pole and never looked back in a complete domination of the field, even though he was briefly challenged on restarts. Last week’s Atlanta Motor Speedway victor …

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eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series Will Continue on FOX Sports This Sunday

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FOX Sports will continue to provide coverage of the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series on FOX, Fox Sports 1 and the Fox Sports app, it announced Tuesday (March 24). Last Sunday’s Dixie Vodka 150 at virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway brought over 900,000 viewers. .@FS1 earned a 0.53 rating and 903,000 viewers for Sunday's inaugural @NASCAR #ProInvitationalSeries …

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Friday Faceoff: Should NASCAR Change the 2020 Playoff Format?

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With several races now postponed, how should NASCAR go about squeezing them into the rest of the year? Adam Cheek: Weekday races, doubleheaders and an extension of the season are the best routes. If they do intend to squeeze in all races for each series (36 for cup, seven of which will be missed with the …

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FIA Pushing New Technical Rules to 2022

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The technical regulations that were scheduled for the 2021 Formula 1 season are postponed to 2022, the FIA announced Thursday (March 19). Formula 1, the FIA and all teams agreed to delay the new rules after discussing the effects from the outbreak of COVID-19, a type of coronavirus. “All parties further discussed the current situation …

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