This marks the latest collaboration between NBC Sports and iRacing, which began in 2019 when NBC Sports telecast the first-ever eNASCAR live event on television.
Available on multiple platforms, 433,000 viewers tuned in through Saturday night on IndyCar.com, IndyCar's Facebook and YouTube pages, along with iRacing's YouTube, Facebook, and Twitch channels. Totals viewers jumped to 600,000 when IndyCar tallied how many watched drivers' social media feeds or gaming channels.
Start your engines and place your bets - Las Vegas is taking action on virtual NASCARracing. The event will mark the inaugural IndyCar iRacing event to appear on NBCSN. Now it will use its booth of Leigh Diffey, Paul Tracy and Townsend Bell to call the race at virtual Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama.
In addition to stars such as Josef Newgarden, Simon Pagenaud, Alexander Rossi, and James Hinchcliffe, five-time series champion Scott Dixon is also expected to compete.
Per IndyCar, more than 24 drivers are expected to compete in this weekend's event after Dreyer & Reinbold's Sage Karam took the opening round victory at Watkins Glen International.
NBC Sports first worked with iRacing last October when it aired the 2019 eNASCAR PEAK Antifreeze iRacing Championship in a two-hour event live on NBCSN.
While the Watkins Glen race was a throwback to when the NTT Indy Automobile Series most just recently contended there (2017), this weekend break's race at Barber is a touching tip of the mayhem created on this year's routine by the coronavirus pandemic.
After initially announcing the money would be available in May, Trudeau now says it'll be delivered this month. The prime minister has said he's still in talks with the U.S.to ensure current trade relations will continue.
Target also announced on Wednesday plans to donate an additional two million N-95 respirator masks to the medical community. If a store needs to limit shoppers, there will be a "designated waiting area outside with social distancing markers".
Even if the lender can get that done quickly, the SBA's intake system, known as ETRAN, could be problematic, Taussig said. The banking industry is trying to temper expectations about how many businesses will get the cash they need on Friday.
Beer and other alcohol are rising in sales this month as Americans are being forced to hunker down in light of the coronavirus. However, Constellation Brands said that their sales weren't affected despite the misconception.
McLaren still has 100 to 150 employees working on the Project Pitlane initiative to build ventilators to help fight the illness. Non-essential businesses are shuttered in Britain because of the virus and the authorities have asked everyone to stay at home.
Also on Friday, 64 new asymptomatic COVID-19 cases were reported on the mainland, including 26 imported ones. The commission said 60 new asymptomatic coronavirus patients were also reported on Thursday.
The movie will now be released in theaters November 6, which was the original release date for Angelina Jolie's The Eternals . However, Ryan Reynolds' Free Guy , which was intended for a release on July 3, has been pushed back to December 11, 2020.
However, there is still the potential for additional outbreaks and the severity of the pandemic remains uncertain. The ADB projects 2.2 percent growth for the region excluding developed economies such as Japan and Australia.
NY state recorded 2935 fatalities over 24 hours, up from 2373 a day earlier, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Friday. "I think somehow in Washington, there s an assumption (that) there s weeks to prepare", de Blasio said on MSNBC.
When they studied this layer with X-ray CT scans, the researchers found a remarkably intact sample of an ancient forest floor. This was in spite of a four-month polar evening, indicating for a 3rd of yearly there was no life-giving sunshine whatsoever.
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He said on Thursday that the man had "significant pre-existing conditions" and was in critical condition. Prison officials did not report to which county hospital Taylor was transported.
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And fresh air and exercise are good for people's mental health , they say. "The thought of them not having masks is horrific". A medical resident said resident physicians were told last week to stop wearing homemade masks donated by the community.
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