Watch the eNASCAR race below from Talladega Superspeedway featuring real-world racing drivers (Full Race Video)
Tonight, Saturday Night Thunder returns. The field of real-world racing drivers are set to tackle the 2.5-mile virtual oval of Talladega Superspeedway!
Watch the full 2020 Saturday Night Thunder video from Talladega Superspeedway below.
What is Saturday Night Thunder? Sunday’s eNASCAR event filled up with full time NASCAR Cup Series drivers in a hurry. At a result, NASCAR created a second race each week for Xfinity Series, Truck Series, ARCA Menard Series and other divisions of NASCAR.
No Cup Series regular is allowed in this event. This is the race for everyone else.
Saturday Night Thunder
Talladega – Report
(57 Laps – 1 Reset)
Kyle Weatherman and Chase Briscoe set the front row. 57 laps of superspeedway racing are up next…
Green, Weatherman leads on the bottom. Briscoe pulls to the side and lets the whole field go by. Briscoe will be riding at the tail as they are bound to crash ahead.
Lap 3, Alex Labbe leads the train on the outside lane. Kyle Weatherman still leads on the inside line.
Lap 5, big crash! 10 plus cars are collected as one was shoved out of line into turn three. He bounced off the outside wall and came back across the track to collect the field. Many will be using the reset button early.
Kyle Weatherman pits from the lead. Christian Eckes will take over the lead ahead of the restart.
Green, Eckes leads on the bottom. Anthony Alfredo gets a push from Stenzel on the outside. Alfredo noses ahead and he drops to the bottom to lead the inside line.
Lap 13, Labbe gets a push from Stenzel on the outside lane. Labbe is clear but he remains on the high lane.
Lap 14, Alfredo noses back ahead on the bottom. Christian Eckes drops out of the inside lane and jumps to the top. He catches the bumper of Stenzel to lead the outside lane.
Lap 15, Alex Labbe pushes Eckes clear. But, Labbe drops to the bottom before Eckes can. Labbe leads on the bottom.
Lap 21, Alfredo noses ahead on the top. He drops to the bottom as the new leader. It’s short lived as Eckes works back to the front.
Lap 28, Stephen Leicht heads to the pit lane. He’s all alone though.
Lap 29, Noah Gragson gets turned into turn three! He’s stuck in the digital fence and the caution is out.
Eckes leads the field to the pit lane. He’s first in and first off.
Green, Eckes leads by two car lengths into turn one. Bayley Currey is connected with Labbe and Currey takes the lead off turn two.
23 to go, Eckes leaves the bumper of Currey and jumps up to lead the outside lane. Eckes gets a push, he clears the bottom and drops down to lead on the inside.
20 to go, Allgaier gets shoved out of line and they run four wide for 5th. Donny Lia is around and several cars are collected. The caution is out.
15 to go
Green, Eckes leads by two car lengths into turn one. But, the top line disappears as everyone drops to the bottom. Eckes leads Labbe at the front.
14 to go, Brandon Brown gets a push to the lead on the outside. He drops to the bottom but he’s not clear! Brown turns himself across the nose of Eckes. Half the field is collected and the yellow flag is out.
Josh Berry leads them to the restart.
Green, Berry leads with Alfredo on his bumper.
9 to go, Tyler Ankrum has a huge push from Logan Seavey on the outside lane. Ankrum and Seavey are both clear. Ankrum is jacked sideways and he drops to the bottom. Seavey to the lead! Ankrum takes it back on the inside.
7 to go, Todd Gilliand is around and it’s another big crash. Gilliland was turned as he pinched down on Labbe. They were four wide.
Green, Ankrum leads with a huge push from Logan Seavey!
Ankrum is turned off turn two! Logan Seavey was all over his bumper as they rolled down the backstretch. Half the field is collected.
We’re going to overtime…
Green, Seavey leads on the inside with a push from Huffman. Josh Berry is linked to Alfredo on the outside.
Final lap, three cars on the outside line and two on the bottom.
Alfredo is around off the nose of Berry into turn three! Seavey leads on the bottom.
Huffman looks to the outside off turn two! Seavey is blocking hard on the bottom. Seavey gets turned in the tri-oval!
Huffman wins at Talladega Superspeedway!
View full 2020 Talladega Superspeedway results below.
iRacing eNASCAR Results
Saturday Night Thunder
April 25, 2020
View full results from eNASCAR Saturday Night Thunder below.
Qualifying (2 Laps): 1. Josh Berry; 2. Scott Stenzel; 3. Bayley Currey; 4. Logan Seavey; 5. Landon Huffman; 6. Ryan Ellis; 7. Chase Cabre; 8. Ryan Vargas; 9. Kyle Weatherman; 10. Stephen Leight; (ONLY TOP 10 POSTED)
Heat 1 (10 Laps – Top 20 Advance): 1. Kyle Weatherman; 2. Christian Eckes; 3. Bayley Currey; 4. Anthony Alfredo; 5. Justin Allgaier; 6. Noah Gragson; 7. Josh Bilicki; 8. Jesse Iwuji; 9. Drew Herring; 10. Tommy Joe Martins; 11. Josh Williams; 12. Brandon Brown; 13. Harrison Burton; 14. Donny Lia; 15. Landon Huffman; 16. Tyler Ankrum; 18. Chase Cabre; 19. Josh Berry; 20. CJ McLaughlin; 21. Gus Dean; 22. Blake Koch; 23. Thad Moffitt; 24. Jeffrey Earnhardt;
Heat 2 (10 Laps – Top 20 Advance): 1. Chase Briscoe; 2. Alex Labbe; 3. Ryan Vargas; 4. Scott Stenzel; 5. Will Rodgers; 6. Matt Mills; 7. Drew Dollar; 8. Austin Cindric; 9. Derek Kraus; 10. Spencer Boyd; 11. Justin Haley; 12. Stephen Leicht; 13. Logan Seavey; 14. Brett Moffitt; 15. Ryan Truex; 16. Joe Graf Jr; 17. Ryan Ellis; 18. Todd Gilliland; 19. Myatt Snider; 20. Ty Gibbs; 21. Kaz Grala; 22. Angela Ruch; 23. Ruben Garcia Jr; 24. Michael Annett;
Saturday Night Thunder
April 25, 2020
Pos | Driver
1. Landon Huffman
2. Josh Berry
3. Joe Graf Jr
4. Tommy Joe Martins
5. Spencer Boyd
6. Bayley Currey
7. Brett Moffitt
8. Austin Cindric
9. Scott Stenzel
10. CJ McLaughlin
11. Ryan Truex
12. Jeb Burton
13. Brandon Brown
14. Will Rodgers
15. Christian Eckes
16. Ryan Vargas
17. Todd Gilliland
18. Ryan Ellis
19. Jesse Iwuji
20. Justin Haley
21. Drew Herring
22. Logan Seavey
23. Matt Mills
24. Derek Kraus
25. Josh Bilicki
26. Myatt Snider
27. Anthony Alfredo
28. Bayley Currey
29. Josh Williams
30. Justin Allgaier
31. Stephen Leicht
32. Drew Dollar
33. Donny Lia
34. Chase Briscoe
35. Harrison Burton
36. Harrison Burton
37. Kyle Weatherman
38. Ty Gibbs
39. Alex Labbe
40. Noah Gragson