iRACING: Eric Brundies Announces =RSR= Hiatus; Will Not Race in 2016 Full Throttle Cup Series

Jacob Seelman Featured, iRacing, Midwest, Plains 0 Comments

DAVENPORT, Iowa — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Stroker Aces photo — One of the stalwarts of Real Sim Racing, as well as the 2014 champion of the sanctioning body’s =RSR= Full Throttle Cup Series (FTCS), will not be on the virtual grid in 2016. Davenport, Iowa sim-racing veteran Eric Brundies announced Tuesday night that …

WOO LMS: Lanigan Heads Home to Regroup; Announces Hiatus from World of Outlaws Late Model Tour

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HIBBING, Minn. — official series release — Todd Healy photo — The World of Outlaws Late Model Series will continue its Wild West Tour without its defending champion. After going winless through the first half of the WoO LMS season and virtually falling out of the national tour’s championship battle, Darrell Lanigan of Union, Ky., has pulled off the series in order …

DIRT LATE MODELS: Billy Moyer Jr. Announces Indefinite Leave of Absence From Racing

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BATESVILLE, Ark. – official release — Rick Schwallie photo — Sometimes in life you have to take a step back to evaluate what’s really important and where your true focus needs to be. For Billy Moyer Jr. this self-evaluation has led to his decision to take an indefinite leave from racing. “I’ve been around racing my entire life, and I’ve come …

NASCAR: Steve Byrnes Sidelined From FOX Sports Booth With Health Issues

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official release — FOX Sports photo — Longtime NASCAR on FOX on-air personality Steve Byrnes is taking an indefinite medical leave of absence to focus on his health after receiving news he has suffered a recurrence of cancer. Byrnes, who was diagnosed and successfully treated for head and neck cancer in late 2013, will step away from his …