PARKER, ARIZONA—Big Green Egg and Jim Beaver eSports have announced a new partnership for the 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series season, starting with February 11’s opening round at Daytona International Speedway. Big Green Egg will serve as the full-season primary sponsor of the #9 Big Green Egg Ford Mustang driven by Eric J. Smith, a 2019 eNASCAR race winner at Auto Club Speedway.
“We are pleased to be a part of the 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series with Jim Beaver eSports and we look forward to seeing you at our pre-race virtual BBQ Tailgate party!” said Rob D’Amico, Interactive Communications Manager, Big Green Egg. “All kidding aside…we are excited to see the #9 Big Green Egg Ford Mustang driven by Eric get back to victory lane and can’t wait for you to see what we have planned for 2020. Let’s go Green!”
“I’m really excited to welcome Big Green Egg to Jim Beaver eSports as the new primary sponsor of our #9 car,” said team owner Jim Beaver. “We’ve got tons of big plans for the 2020 season as we chase our first eNASCAR championship, and Big Green Egg is an excellent partner to help us reach a whole new audience. The new car looks incredible and I can’t wait for it to hit the track!”
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Jim Beaver eSports joined iRacing’s premier world championship midway through last season, and returns to the series in 2020 with drivers and close friends Smith and Michael Guariglia. Guariglia will return to the team’s #15 Ford Mustang, with primary sponsorship from Polaris RZR shifting onto the car carrying Beaver’s flagship real-world race number. Both drivers enter their second seasons in the premier level of eNASCAR competition and will face off in a 20-race championship that ends at Phoenix Raceway in November.
The 2020 eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series season kicks off at Daytona International Speedway on February 11. More information on the series can be found at www.iracing.com. More information on Big Green Egg can be found at www.biggreenegg.com. More information on Jim Beaver eSports can be found at www.jimbeaveresports.com.