With season 11 of the iRacing eNASCAR season amongst us, the announcement that Coca-Cola has become a new title sponsor has brought with it not just a TV broadcast deal but tripled the prize pool to a whopping $300,000
For the first time ever, drivers and teams will be earning cash prizes throughout the year and Coke as a new sponsor is a big reason for this. Plus the new TV broadcast deal will see six of the playoff races, beamed across the US on NBCSN.
eSports is undergoing a huge growth period and with this latest announcement, it only goes to strengthen the legitimacy of the sport and its future.
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