NASCAR.com virtual online experience for its Sprint Cup Series is adding a trio of Nationwide Series competition to its roster for the first time.
TrackPass RaceView, NASCAR.com's season-long, live NASCAR Sprint Cup Series virtual experience, will cover three marquee NASCAR Nationwide Series races for the first time ever, beginning at Lucas Oil Raceway on July 30. The free application also will be available for the Nationwide Series races at Watkins Glen International on Aug. 13 and Richmond International Raceway on Sept. 9.
TrackPass RaceView coverage of the NASCAR Nationwide Series will complement race fans' viewing experience on ESPN by allowing fans to monitor the full field of 43 drivers with advanced virtual video including six virtual camera angles on every car, in-car audio, position tracker, live telemetry and real-time race statistics for the entire race.
"This is a very exciting season for the NASCAR Nationwide Series and by offering TrackPass RaceView for these three marquee races, fans can put themselves on-track with their favorite drivers for the first time," said Justin Williams, senior director of business operations for NASCAR.com, in a statement. "We are excited to be able to work with our partners at NASCAR and Nationwide to use one of our signature products to continue to grow and improve the fans' digital NASCAR experience."
"TrackPass RaceView has been a signature digital companion product for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for years, giving fans the ability to tailor their race experience for their favorite drivers," noted John Martin, NASCAR's managing director of digital media. "Research has shown that RaceView complements the television viewing experience and we're excited to support ESPN's broadcast of the NASCAR Nationwide Series. We continually look for ways to provide fans with the content they want to see, where they want to see it."