eNASCAR International iRacing Series expands to five-race schedule
21 December 2021
Following a successful debut season, the eNASCAR International iRacing Series expands to a five-race schedule and welcomes D-BOX Technologies and Digital Motorsports as new naming partners.
In 2022, the D-BOX eNASCAR International iRacing Series presented by Digital Motorsports will visit virtual tracks in the United States, Canada and Belgium: Homestead-Miami Speedway on January 8, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on January 15, Circuit Zolder on January 22, Daytona Road Course on January 29 and Phoenix Raceway on February 5. Drivers will compete via NASCAR’s official simulation partner iRacing.com, which provides one of the top online racing simulation portals and features officially-sanctioned, laser-scanned replicas of race tracks around the world. The field will continue to contain an even mix of drivers from the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series, NASCAR Peak Mexico Series, NASCAR Pinty’s Series, and select drivers from NASCAR’s 2022 Drive for Diversity class. Events will be live-streamed on eNASCAR.com/live at 12 p.m. EST for a worldwide audience.
“With the support of D-BOX and Digital Motorsports, we’re able to continue growing the sport on an international stage, reaching new fans and showcasing the talent of our international drivers,” said Chad Seigler, Vice President of International Business Development and Partnerships. NASCAR. “We’ll also see several new tracks on the schedule, giving drivers the chance to test their skills around the globe.”
“This agreement with eNASCAR continues our commitment to make D-BOX a household name in NASCAR and especially in sim racing, where we provide value for everyone from drivers to fans, and event organizers,” explained Sébastien Mailhot, President and CEO, D-BOX. “The massive following of race fans, especially in North America, and those passionate about sim racing, opens the door for D-BOX to gain access to invaluable exposure with potential consumers.” Niall Maher, Founder and CEO, Digital Motorsports, added: “Through this partnership, we’re uniquely positioned to help drive the series forward through our simulators and eSports technology. We’re excited to support this NASCAR initiative and bring drivers, teams and the NASCAR community together with the goal of creating more fan engagement and driver development internationally.”