Indianapolis, Indiana (March 27th, 2020) – Juncos Racing eSports is pleased to announce Kyle Kaiser will pilot the No. 11 Juncos Racing entry in this weekend’s first INDYCAR iRacing Challenge at Watkins Glen International. A total of 25 drivers plus special guest driver Jimmie Johnson will compete in the inaugural INDYCAR iRacing Challenge event Saturday March 28th beginning at 4:00PM EST.

Kyle Kaiser (Los Gatos, California) rejoins Juncos Racing for the first time since the 103rd Running of the Indianapolis 500 last year. Kaiser will be the first driver to debut for the recently announced Juncos Racing eSports team.

 

“I’m excited to compete in the INDYCAR iRacing Challenge representing the #11 Juncos Racing entry. It’s fantastic we’ll be providing race fans with a unique alternative while we’re going through these challenging times. After putting together my simulator this week, I have even more respect for my mechanics and engineers. I’m looking forward to putting on a great show for the fans and some exciting racing against great drivers!”

 

Juncos Racing Team Owner Ricardo Juncos is ready to get his Juncos Racing team on track in the virtual world of racing as teams and many series have turned to since the outbreak of COVID-19. Juncos’s eSports team will also be competing in the Ricmotech Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires iRacing eSeries this weekend with drivers from all Road To Indy series and some team owners. Drivers competing for Juncos Racing in the Ricmotech Road To Indy event include Ricardo Juncos, Nate Aranda, and Artem Petrov (future events) in the Pro Mazda car.

“I am really looking forward to seeing our Juncos Racing eSports teams get on track for the first time this weekend in both the INDYCAR iRacing Challenge and the Ricmotech Road to Indy Pro Mazda race,” said Juncos. “As we are all going through this very tough and uncertain time around the world, it’s nice to give the people something to look forward to and cheer on their favorite teams and drivers. We are excited to have the chance to race many different drivers across various events, bringing together many people.”

The INDYCAR iRacing Challenge will consist of six events being held on Saturday’s from 4:00PM to 6:00PM EST beginning March 28th and running until May 2nd. Fans will have the chance to get a virtual autograph from their favorite drivers this Saturday March 28th between 3:15-3:30PM EST by visiting each driver’s social media channels.

Live streaming for the INDYCAR iRacing Challenge will be held on INDYCAR.com along with their various platforms including Facebook, YouTube, and iRacing’s Twitch.