Esports

Forza-Powered Le Mans Esport Series Begins; $160,000 In Prizes

Join Fernando Alonso's Esport Team With Latest GT Sport Competition

Spanish Gran Turismo Sport players, there’s a new esport event for you. No, we’re not talking about the third FIA GT season that’s about to start, but one with a pretty… Read More »

GT Academy Champion Nick McMillen Launches MotorsportsCoach.com

Since he was crowned U.S. GT Academy champion back in 2013, it has been a busy five years for Nick McMillen. After scoring a class victory at the 24 Hours… Read More »

Mercedes-Benz and Sony Interactive Italy Join Forces for the GT Sport E-Cup

Mercedes Benz is teaming up with ProGaming Italia and Sony Interactive Entertainment Italy for a new esports event. The platform of choice? None other than Gran Turismo Sport. Called the… Read More »

Formula 1 Esport Teams Picked These 16 Players to Compete for $200,000

The very first F1 Esport draft happened earlier this week in London. Nine teams took part, choosing from a crop of 40. Less than half made the cut, and they’ll… Read More »

McLaren Shadow Project is the Sequel to World's Fastest Gamer

Remember World’s Fastest Gamer? It was McLaren’s 2017 esport initiative, which promised a coveted role as the brand’s simulator test driver. Thousands vied for the spot, and in the end,… Read More »

Fanatec Becomes Official F1 Partner, Equipment Supplier for Fanzone and F1 Esports Series

Simulator equipment manufacturer Fanatec has become a Formula 1 partner, and official sponsor to the F1 Esports Series. The company has signed a five-year deal with Formula 1 and, as… Read More »

Watch the ForzaRC 2018 Series 1 Finales Right Here, Earn In-Game Prizes

As the racing gets underway at Le Mans, 31 Forza Motorsport 7 drivers will be fighting for their share of $75,000 on the other side of the globe. That’s right: the… Read More »

Forza and ACO Team Up For Dedicated Le Mans Esport Series

As thousands gather in Northern France for the 86th running of Le Mans, the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) and the Motorsport Network have announced the formation of the latest esport… Read More »

NASCAR IGNITE: Youth Esport League Kicks Off June 20

Remember the youth-oriented NASCAR esport series from last month? Well, it’s about to start next week, and it’s got a shiny new name to go along with it: the NASCAR… Read More »

Special Olympics Announces First Esport Tournament, Features Forza 7

Forza Motorsport 7 will feature in another esport tournament this summer. No, not ForzaRC; it will be the focus of the Special Olympics’ first video game tournament. The 2018 USA… Read More »

The Porsche E-Carrera Cup Italia Is Headed to Assetto Corsa

The Porsche Carrera Cup Italia has partnered up with Kunos Simulazioni for a new esports competition. Using Assetto Corsa as the platform, sim racers will compete for the first Porsche… Read More »

Watch the GT World Tour Nurburgring Event Right Here

Update: Following on from yesterday’s entertainment, the Nations Cup is now also live: The first Gran Turismo World Tour event is getting started track-side at the Nürburgring 24H right now.… Read More »

Watch the RaceRoom Nurburgring 4 Hour WTCR Launch Event Right Here

The Nürburging is hosting more than just a grueling twice-around-the-clock race this weekend. In addition to the GT Sport event, RaceRoom is on-site with its own esport series, and you can watch… Read More »

NASCAR For Kids: New Youth Esports Series Launches on iRacing

In its latest move to appeal to a broader demographic, NASCAR has announced a new esports series exclusively for teenagers. The new series, for kids ages 13–16, will kick off… Read More »

Here Are the 30 Gran Turismo World Tour Players Racing at the Nurburgring 24H This Weekend

The Gran Turismo Sport FIA Championship will begin in earnest this weekend at the Nürburgring. To celebrate, Polyphony Digital has invited 30 of the top European players to battle it out… Read More »

F1 Esport Championship to Use F1 2018 Game Once It Releases

In an announcement that should surprise few, the second season of the F1 Esports Championship will utilize the next installment in Codemasters’ gaming series. The news comes courtesy of a… Read More »