eNASCAR Pro Invitational results from Dover International Speedway
Today, the NASCAR Cup Series drivers are set to lineup in Dover, Delaware. The stars of the sport are set for a digital race at Dover International Speedway.
View full Dover race results below.
NASCAR is set to return to real-world racing on May 17. This is one of the last iRacing events on deck.
The 1-mile of Dover is the oldest racing surface on the NASCAR schedule. It eats tires.
The top-3 finishers from last week will line up at the tail of the field.
Ross Chastain was 10th quickest in qualifying. However, the top 10 have been inverted. Chastain will line up on the pole position with Garrett Smithley to his outside.
Green flag, Chastain gets the jump and he’s clear by four car lengths into turn one. Nemechek is moving through the field quickly behind them.
Kligerman to the lead.
Lap 13, the caution is out. Suarez got loose off turn two and slid toward the inside wall. Harvick and move ran into him as he bounced back across the track.
The field heads for the pit lane. Denny Hamlin takes just 2 tires.
Green, Hamlin gets the jump as Kligerman holds 2nd.
Lap 21, Kligerman has a look on the inside of Hamlin into turn one. Hamlin slams the door. They’re all over the bumper of the leader after that two tire call.
Lap 23, Timmy Hill has a look under Kligerman for 2nd. Kligerman pulls down to block and Hill drives right into the rear bumper. Kligerman is in the wall and the caution is out.
The field returns to the pit lane. Four drivers stay out and William Byron will lead them to the restart.
Green, Byron is clear by two car lengths into turn one. Cassill holds 2nd.
Lap 33, Ross Chastain jacks Matt DiBenedetto dead sideways into turn one. DiBenedetto bounces off the apron and straightens it out, no caution. DiBenedetto is one of the cars that stayed out on old tires, they’re beating his bumper clear off.
Lap 40, Ryan Preece is one of the top 3 finishers from last week. He had to start this race at the tail as a result. He just cracked the top 5.
Lap 42, the caution is out. Erik Jones and Kyle Busch tangle.
Garrett Smithley is the only driver to take two tires. Byron will restart 2nd with four.
Green, Byron crosses under Smithley into turn one and takes the lead with ease.
Lap 52, the caution is back out. Kurt Busch got loose off turn two. They ran three wide around him and Busch was sent to the inside wall. Harvick is among the cars collected.
William Byron heads for the pit lane. Smithley stays out again, with others. Byron restarts 5th with two tires.
Green, Smithley leads. Byron is charging through the field behind them.
Lap 67, Byron works under Hill for the lead off turn two. They make light contact as the track funnels narrow off that corner. Byron leads.
Lap 72, the caution is out. JJ Yeley blew an engine. Christopher Bell, Kyle Busch and others drove right into the back of him as they had nowhere to go.
The entire field heads for the pit lane. Hill wins the race to the pit exit!
Green, Hill leads Byron into turn one.
73 to go, the caution is out once again. Johnson caught the apron off turn four. He bounced off the inside wall, back across the track where he caught Buescher and Kligerman.
Green, Hill leads Byron and Nemechek.
51 to go, Byron is all over the bumper of Hill for the lead off turn two. Byron tucks out of line dives to the inside in turn three and takes the lead with no contact.
44 to go, Suarez clears himself across the nose of Bowman, not clear. Suarez turns himself into the outside wall. Several cars are collected and the caution is out. Austin Dillon and Joey Logano are among those collected.
The field returns to the pit lane. Byron is first in and first off.
Green, Byron leads.
36 to go, Kyle Busch has crashed and multiple cars are collected. The caution is out.
Green, Byron leads Hill.
16 to go, the caution is out. John Hunter Nemechek retaliates on Denny Hamlin is collected. Dale Earnhardt Jr and many others as well.
Many head for the pits. Some take two tires. Byron will restart in 5th with four.
Green, William looks to the inside of Landon Cassill. Cassill is around as he tried to block. No caution.
8 to go, Byron is on the bumper of Hill for the race win!
Byron has a look to the inside in turn one. Hill blocks.
7 to go, Byron looks inside of Hill into turn three, Byron is clear.
5 to go, Christopher Bell works inside of Hill for 2nd. Byron leads by four car lengths.
William Byron wins at Dover International Speedway!
NASCAR iRacing Results
eNASCAR Pro Invitational
Dover International Speedway
May 3, 2020
View full results from eNASCAR Dover race below.
Practice (10 Min): 1. Ryan Preece (22.052); 2. Timmy Hill (22.066); 3. John Hunter Nemechek (22.105); 4. William Byron (22.166); 5. Parker Kligerman (22.172); 6. Landon Cassill; 7. Dale Earnhardt Jr; 8. Garrett Smithley; 9. Austin Dillon; 10. Corey LaJoie; 11. Bobby Labonte; 12. Cole Custer; 13. Daniel Suarez; 14. Kyle Busch; 15. Michael McDowell; 16. Christopher Bell; 17. Kevin Harvick; 18. Ryan Blaney; 19. Alex Bowman; 20. Regan Smith; 21. Brad Keselowski; 22. Kurt Busch; 23. Brennan Poole; 24. Ross Chastain; 25. Ty Dillon; 26. Joey Logano; 27. Erik Jones; 28. Matt DiBenedetto; 29. Denny Hamlin; 30. Jimmie Johnson; 31. Aric Almirola; 32. Chad Finchum; 33. Joey Gase; 34. Tyler Reddick; 35. JJ Yeley; 36. Chris Buescher;
Qualifying (1 Laps): 1. 1. Denny Hamlin (22.044); 2. John Hunter Nemechek (22.135); 3. William Byron (22.212); 4. Timmy Hill (22.236); 5. Landon Cassill (22.245); 6. Corey LaJoie (22.262); 7. Dale Earnhardt Jr (22.276); 8. Parker Kligerman (22.280); 9. Garrett Smithley (22.284); 10. Ross Chastain (22.288); 11. Christopher Bell; 12. Daniel Suarez; 13. Brad Keselowski; 14. Bobby Labonte; 15. Joey Logano; 16. Austin Dillon; 17. Chad Finchum; 18. Kevin Harvick; 19. Jimmie Johnson; 20. Michael McDowell; 21. Matt DiBenedetto; 22. Kyle Busch; 23. Chris Buescher; 24. Joey Gase; 25. Ty Dillon; 26. JJ Yeley; 27. Aric Almirola; 28. Brennan Poole; 29. Regan Smith; 30. Kurt Busch; 31. Erik Jones; 32. Ryan Blaney; 33. Ryan Preece (No Time); 34. Tyler Reddick (No Time); 35. Alex Bowman (No Time); 36. Cole Custer (No Time);
Warmup (10 Minutes): 1. Corey Lajoie (22.271); 2. William Byron (22.287); 3. Denny Hamlin (22.299); 4. Michael McDowell (22.305); 5. Cole Custer (22.314); 6. Brad Keselowski; 7. Erik Jones; 8. Ryan Preece; 9. Parker Kligerman; 10. Chad Finchum; 11. Brennan Poole; 12. Alex Bowman; 13. Bobby Labonte; 14. Austin Dillon; 15. Dale Earnhardt Jr; 16. Christopher Bell; 17. Matt DiBenedetto; 18. Chris Buescher; 19. Daniel Suarez; 20. Timmy Hill; 21. Joey Logano; 22. Kyle Busch; 23. Ross Chastain; 24. Joey Gase; 25. Kevin Harvick; 26. Kurt Busch; 27. Ty Dillon; 28. John Hunter Nemechek; 29. Jimmie Johnson; 30. Aric Almirola; 31. JJ Yeley; 32. Landon Cassill; 33. Tyler Reddick; 34. Garrett Smithley (No Time); 35. Regan Smith (No Time); 36. Ryan Blaney (No Time);
Feature iRacing Results
Dover International Speedway
May 3, 2020
Pos | Driver
1. William Byron
2. Christopher Bell
3. Timmy Hill
4. Erik Jones
5. Michael McDowell
6. Denny Hamlin
7. Ryan Blaney
8. Alex Bowman
9. Garrett Smithley
10. Aric Almirola
11. Brennan Poole
12. Cole Custer
13. Bobby Labonte
14. Joey Logano
15. Kyle Busch
16. Kurt Busch
17. Ross Chastain
18. Kevin Harvick
19. JJ Yeley
20. Corey LaJoie
21. Landon Cassill
22. Chad Finchum
23. Austin Dillon
24. Joey Gase
25. Tyler Reddick
26. Dale Earnhardt Jr
27. John Hunter Nemechek
28. Jimmie Johnson
29. Ryan Preece
30. Daniel Suarez
31. Regan Smith
32. Ty Dillon
33. Brad Keselowski
34. Parker Kligerman
35. Chris Buscher
36. Matt DiBenedetto
eNASCAR Pro Invitational
The eNASCAR Pro Invitational does have a points system attached.
Dover International Speedway (May 3, 2020)
Pos | Driver | Wins | Points | Avg Finish
1. Timmy Hill (1 Win)
2. Ryan Preece
3. William Byron (2 Wins)
4. Garrett Smithley
5. Alex Bowman (1 Win)
6. Landon Cassill
7. Parker Kligerman
8. Dale Earnhardt Jr
9. Denny Hamlin (1 Win)
10. Kyle Busch
11. John Hunter Nemechek
12. Bobby Labonte
13. Kurt Busch
14. Ross Chastain
15. Ty Dillon
16. Clint Bowyer
17. Christopher Bell
18. Matt DiBenedetto
19. Erik Jones
20. Tyler Reddick
21. Bubba Wallace
22. Chase Elliott
23. Michael McDowell
24. Brad Keselowski
25. Chris Buescher
26. Ricky Stenhouse Jr
27. Austin Dillon
28. Joey Logano
29. Jimmie Johnson
30. Daniel Suarez
31. Ryan Blaney
32. Kyle Larson
33. Ty Majeski
34. Corey Lajoie
35. Chase Briscoe
36. Kevin Harvick
37. Brennan Poole
38. JJ Yeley
39. Ryan Truex
40. Aric Almirola
41. Joey Gase
42. Justin Allgaier
43. Chad Finchum
44. Austin Cindric
46. Cole Custer
47. Anthony Alfredo
48. Ruben Garcia
49. Greg Biffle
50. Jeff Gordon