XSET Gaming is moving into iRacing by becoming a member of the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Collection. because it turns into the newest conventional gaming group to affix the sim racing fray.
The group will compete with drivers Casey Kirwan and Ryan Luza behind the wheel of its Nos. 38 and four Ford Mustangs, whereas Anthony Alfredo, who competes in actual life within the NASCAR Cup Collection, will be a part of XSET as a content material creator.
XSET competes in conventional esports video games together with Valorant, Fortnite, Rocket League, and CounterStrike: World Offensive. It joins different gaming organizations like Spacestation Gaming as ones which might be beginning to dabble within the simulator racing house after it took off final yr through the begin of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“XSET is revved to be getting into this unbelievably fast-growing group,” XSET co-Founder & COO Marco Mereu mentioned in a press release. “XSET’s distinctive presence each in sim racing and NASCAR highlights our want to attach cultures and construct greatness. With the abilities that Ryan, Casey, and Anthony possess, the sky’s the restrict. From epic content material to thrilling driving and successful, XSET’s iRacing roster is poised to take over the sim driving world.”
The 21-year-old Alfredo has made his profession in real-life racing partly by making his identify in sim racing, and he has essentially the most TikTok followers of any driver within the sequence. Luza is seen as one of many prime drivers within the eNASCAR Collection primarily based off wins, and Kirwan previously drove for the group based by Denny Hamlin, who has since gone on to type a real-life group with NBA legend Michael Jordan.
The 2021 season for the eNASCAR Collection will characteristic 18 occasions beginning subsequent month at digital Daytona. There are 20 groups with 40 drivers preventing for a $330Ok USD prize pool, together with $100Ok for the champion. The occasions are aired on a number of platforms together with Twitch.