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Nick Ottinger Scores Talladega Win; Logan Clampitt Advances to Championship 4

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The penultimate race of the 2021 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series took place at virtual Talladega Superspeedway on Tuesday night (Sept. 28), and defending series champion Nick Ottinger took home the checkered flag. “I’m so ecstatic to get our team in victory lane. We’ve had so many opportunities to do so,” Ottinger said following his big …

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The Virtual Frontstretch: Issue 2

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Another week of virtual racing is in the books. The eRacr.gg Carnomaly 500 qualifying races dominated social media headlines once again this week, but there was plenty of racing to go around the sim racing community. FTF RACING LEAGUE: Rancho Cucamonga 400k, Feb. 21 The second race of the 2021 season at Auto Club Speedway …

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Nick Ottinger Wins 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Championship, Chris Shearburn Wins at Homestead

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The 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series season concluded at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Monday night, Nov. 2, in dramatic fashion. It took three overtimes, but in the end Nick Ottinger claimed the championship. A late-race caution allowed the William Byron Esports driver to pit for fresh tires. He quickly moved through the field on each ensuing …

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2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Championship Preview

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The eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series 2020 season comes to an end on Monday, Nov. 2. Four drivers will race for the championship and $100,000 prize at the virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway: Bobby Zalenski, Nick Ottinger, Michael Conti and Ryan Luza. Virtual Racing School’s Zalenski dominated at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL to claim the first spot. …

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Calm Turns to Chaos, But Nick Ottinger Wins eNASCAR iRacing Playoff Race at Kansas

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For the first 127 of 134 laps at virtual Kansas Speedway, the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series playoff race was a calm, almost serene affair with no cautions and only pit strategy causing any intrigue. But in the ultimate case of cautions breeding cautions, a yellow flag with seven to go touched off a series of …

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Nick Ottinger Nabs eNASCAR Coca iRacing Series Victory at Dover

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William Byron eSports driver Nick Ottinger conquered the Monster Mile in the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Tuesday night (April 28). Ottinger led 105 laps at the virtual Dover International Speedway, also taking advantage of leaders’ mistakes in his rout. Ryan Luza, who had won the past three series events, was comfortably in the lead for …

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Keegan Leahy Edges Out Nick Ottinger, Wins eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series Daytona Opener

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What’s it take to win at Daytona? The formula for victory varies from year to year and series to series, but working well in the draft with others, executing perfect pit strategy and having nerves of steel is always a pretty good combination. For Keegan Leahy of Denny Hamlin Racing, it proved just to ticket …

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