Compete in AR races against 16 playoff vehicle drivers across 10 playoff tracks.
It’s no secret that expert sporting activities have been difficult by the COVID-19 pandemic. Many thanks to some wise decision-making in support of the NASCAR organization, however, the company has actually taken care of to attract big numbers with the iRacing Pro Series, a PC-powered virtual auto racing series composed of actual NASCAR vehicle drivers following the actual NASCAR routine.
And while the American auto racing organization has given that gone back to its regular style, albeit with rigorous new policies relating to coronavirus, NASCAR is far from done with its digital offerings. In honor of the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs, the company has actually launched an interactive AR auto racing experience that allows followers the possibility to tailor their extremely own racecar and also check their good luck on the online pavement.
Offered now using the official NASCAR mobile application, NASCAR Mobile Playoffs AR includes two game modes: Practice setting as well as Game mode. “Practice setting” lets you examine your newly-crafted racecar on the track to get better accustomed to driving in AR. When you’ve got a handle on steering, you can head to “Game mode” to complete against NASCAR pros with a playoff-based trouble system of Levels 1-16.
You can race versus every one of this year’s 16 playoff chauffeurs across all 10 playoff tracks as they show up in the collection. At the time of this composing you can take part in AR races in Darlington, Richmond, Bristol, Las Vegas, Talladega, and the Charlotte Roval, with plenty even more still to come:
- Monday, Oct. 12— Kansas, Texas, and also Martinsville.
- Monday, Nov. 2— Phoenix.
“Augmented truth is helping us transform the manner in which NASCAR fans engage with the sport,” stated Tim Clark, NASCAR senior vice head of state as well as principal digital officer. “Our objective is to bring fans as near the sporting activity as possible, as well as AR is an ideal medium to help us complete that as we aim to engage the NASCAR fans of both today and also tomorrow.”
To access NASCAR Mobile Playoffs AR, just download the complimentary NASCAR mobile app on iphone or Android and also select the Mobile Playoffs AR trigger. Then it’s just a matter of permitting the application access to your smartphone electronic camera and scanning a flat surface to position the racetrack.
NASCAR has actually additionally launched an AR fatigue experience that allows followers to do digital burnout with main NASCAR automobiles. This can likewise be accessed using the existing NASCAR mobile application.
Image Credit: NASCAR