RPW Column: IndyCar And iRacing To Hold First eSports Event Today

RPW Column By: JOHN DOUGLAS / RPW – Later today the real world stars of the IndyCar Series will take part in an exhibition event at the virtual Watkins Glen International in the iRacing Motorsports simulator.

After the sudden halt to the 2020 racing season and the rapid success eSports virtual racing has seen since, IndyCar organized the IndyCar iRacing Challenge for competitors to entertain race fans as we await the resumption of everyday life.

Aired live at 4pm eastern on IndyCar.com, the event features stars from across the IndyCar and racing landscape.

Scheduled to appear include:

– Will Power (IndyCar)
– James Hinchcliffe (IndyCar)
– Josef Newgarden (IndyCar)
– Scott McLaughlin (Australian Supercars)
– Jimmie Johnson (NASCAR)
– Robert Wickens (IndyCar) and more…