YANMAR America to Power John Hunter Nemechek in eNASCAR iRacing Event at Bristol

Views: 10 NEMECHEK ON VIRTUAL BRISTOL: “It’s so cool to see that NASCAR broke its own record last weekend for the most-viewed eSports event in U.S. TV history and I’m honored to be a part of that. This obviously isn’t the situation anyone was hoping for or expecting, but the fact that we continue to come together each week to provide some entertainment and temporary relief from the everyday news says a lot about our racing community. “Bristol is already such a challenging track for us in person and it…

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NASCAR Drivers Smithley and Hill Level the Playing Field With iRacing

Views: 12 By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Timmy Hill and Garrett Smithley did not hoist any virtual trophies at the virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway but they certainly finished Sunday’s inaugural eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational with a real smile and very real sense of accomplishment.

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NASCAR is keeping racing in perspective, all while planning to get back on the track

Views: 12 (by Bob Pockrass for Fox Sports) That was fun Sunday. A great distraction. The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series race on Sunday, won by Denny Hamlin, was cool to see, a great way to spend a couple hours and to try to forget the nervousness of a country plagued by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Homestead Invitational Advance – Meet The Sims: Clint Bowyer and Chase Briscoe

Views: 45 Details:   • Event:  eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series • Time/Date:  1:30 p.m. EDT on Sunday, March 22 • Location:  Virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway (1.5-mile oval) • Distance:  100 laps (150 miles)   Where to Watch:   • FS1 (DIRECTV Channel 219 and Dish Channel 150) ■  Announcers: Jeff Gordon, Mike Joy and Larry McReynolds, with in-race commentary from Clint Bowyer.   • FOX Sports Go app   Overview:   • The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series is an exhibition esports series featuring a collection of actual racecar drivers from the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and…

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Transcript: Conversation with NASCAR President Steve Phelps

Views: 49 THE MODERATOR:  Welcome, everyone, to today’s media teleconference here with NASCAR president Steve Phelps.  We appreciate you all making the time.  We also realize that you have a number of questions for Steve here today.  We’re going to try to get through as many questions as we have for this teleconference.  We’re planning to set aside 20 minutes, a lot of activity going on here as you might imagine.

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Racing On Hold (The Phone)?!?!

Views: 94 Sports in general, and NASCAR in particular, is not exempt from COVID-19 spreading across the globe. Social distancing won’t work when stands are full of people sitting hip to hip. Well, OK, hip to hip isn’t at every track these days.

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No. 41 Haas Automation Ford Mustang: Cole Custer Folds of Honor 500 Race Advance

Views: 65 KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina (March 11, 2020) – Cole Custer and the No. 41 Haas Automation Ford Mustang team for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) will compete at Atlanta Motor Speedway Sunday in this season’s second event at an intermediate track. Custer will make his first career NASCAR Cup Series start at the 1.54-mile track in Sunday’s Folds of Honor 500.   Custer heads to Atlanta coming off of his best career Cup Series finish, ninth, earned at Phoenix Raceway. The young driver was also the highest finishing 2020 Rookie of…

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NASCAR Xfinity Series News & Notes – Atlanta Motor Speedway

Views: 81 Next Race: EchoPark 250 The Place: Atlanta Motor Speedway The Date: Saturday, March 14 The Time: 4 p.m. ET TV: FS1, 3:30 p.m. ET Radio: PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 251.02 miles (163 Laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 40), Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 80), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 163) 2019 Race Winner: Christopher Bell

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NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series News & Notes – Atlanta Motor Speedway

Views: 50 Next Race: Vet Tix Camping World 200 The Place: Atlanta Motor Speedway The Date: Saturday, March 14 The Time: 1:30 p.m. ET TV: FS1, 1 p.m. ET Radio: MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Distance: 200.02 miles (130 Laps); Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 30), Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 60), Final Stage (Ends on Lap 130) 2019 Winner: Kyle Busch

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Hunt Brothers Pizza/FIELDS Racing: Kevin Harvick Folds of Honor 500 Advance and Team Report

Views: 55 KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina (March 11, 2020) – Kevin Harvick will have a new look for Sunday’s Folds of Honor 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.   The No. 4 Ford Mustang for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) will be sponsored by Hunt Brothers Pizza and FIELDS, two longtime supporters of Harvick.   Hunt Brothers Pizza has sponsored Harvick in NASCAR for 11 years and last visited victory lane with him when he won the 2018 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Atlanta.   Harvick has also won two…

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