Look out, NASCAR and iRacing fans, because perennial NMPA Most Popular Driver and NASCAR on NBC analyst Dale Earnhardt Jr. is making a comeback.
It took a nationally-televised eSports race to lure Dale Earnhardt Jr. out of NASCAR retirement, but the perennial fan favorite's return nearly ended in victory on Sunday.
FOX Sports has committed to coverage of the full eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series season, beginning March 29 at 1 p.m. ET live from the virtual Texas Motor Speedway.
The stars of NASCAR will be back for fans across America this weekend, just in a slightly different form than they have been in recent years in the sport.
Denny Hamlin gave the fans a show with his victory in Sunday's eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series opener at the virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway, stealing the honors from Dale Earnhardt Jr. with a last-lap, last-corner pass.
FOX Sports will team with NASCAR and iRacing to broadcast the inaugural eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series event on Sunday afternoon.
Tyler Reddick will attempt to make his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut for Richard Childress Racing during the Daytona 500 on Feb. 17.
Kyle Petty Charity Ride Inc. has announced its decision to postpone its 26th Anniversary Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America presented by Cox Automotive due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Spire Sports + Entertainment, a marketing agency which works with several NASCAR teams and represents both drivers and sponsors within the motorsports industry, has purchased the charter which was owned by Furniture Row Racing.
Obaika Racing, owned by Nigerian entrepreneur Victor Obaika, plans to return to NASCAR competition later this year.
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