Esports

$10,000 In Prizes Up for Grabs at Canadian Autoshow Forza 7 Esport Event

The latest sim racing esport event will be coming to Toronto next month when the Canadian International AutoShow rolls into town February 16. Each year, the CIAS takes in over… Read More »

Fernando Alonso Forms His Own Esport Racing Team, GT Sport Qualifiers Begin January 14

McLaren F1 driver — and Triple Crown hopeful — Fernando Alonso is getting into the esport game. The Spaniard has formed his own digital race team, and Gran Turismo Sport players… Read More »

Race of Champions to Host New Esports Event Next Month

Following in the footsteps of the WRC and Formula 1, the prestigious Race of Champions will now include a new Esports element. Announced last week, the eRace of Champions will… Read More »

Rudy Van Buren Crowned World's Fastest Gamer

Esports 0 Nov 26, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

After a full week of intense finals, Rudy Van Buren has come out on top in McLaren’s inaugural World’s Fastest Gamer competition. The 25-year-old Dutchman started alongside over 30,000 competitors… Read More »

Twelve Finalists Compete in World's Fastest Gamer This Week

Esports 0 Nov 13, 2017 by Andrew Evans

After six months of international competition, the search for the World’s Fastest Gamer comes down to 12 players and one week. The finalists are the winners from over 30,000 players… Read More »

The Olympic Committee Says Esports Meet The Standards of Traditional Sport

One of the burning topics in recent times has questioned the validity of Esports as a genuine sport. We had our own discussion on the topic way back in 2016, and… Read More »

GT Sport FIA Championship Pre-Season Starts November 4

Players serious about esports will want to start practicing: the FIA Gran Turismo Sport championship will begin pre-season races next month. Kazunori Yamauchi himself revealed the November 4 start date yesterday… Read More »

Watch Live: F1 2017 Esports World Series Championship Semi-Final

Following F1 2017’s release, Formula One announced a new esports series with this year’s game at the helm. Partnered with Codemasters and Gfinity, the first season began last month. Participants… Read More »

Virgin Australia Supercars Announces Forza Motorsport Esports Competition

Australian Forza players can win a trip to the Bathurst 1000 in this new eSports event.

SimBin Studios to Hold First Women-Only Esports Competition

Esports 81 Sep 7, 2017 by Matej

SimBin Studios is intending to open the world’s first esports competition exclusively for women. The Women and Wheels competition is designed to encourage recruit of female players to gaming circles.… Read More »

Formula One Esports Series World Championship Announced for F1 2017

It appears Formula One also wants a slice of the esports pie and has announced a new series of its own. Partnered with Codemasters and UK-based esports company Gfinity, the… Read More »

World's Fastest Gamer Competition Comes to iRacing

Earlier this year McLaren-Honda revealed its World’s Fastest Gamer eSports competition. WFG will find the ten fastest virtual racers, and the winner offered “the best job in eSports”, official sim… Read More »

Win a 2018 UK Formula Ford Scholarship With Sim Racing

UK sim racers looking to get behind the wheel of a real-world open-wheeler, take note. A seat in the 2018 National Formula Ford Championship is up for grabs via a… Read More »

More Young People Watched EVO 2017 Than IndyCar's Iowa Race

Over the past weekend, EVO 2017 landed in Las Vegas with thousands of professional fighting game enthusiasts in tow. The long running esports competition is now in its 16th year… Read More »

McLaren Details First Two Rounds of World's Fastest Gamer Competition

Early last month McLaren-Honda revealed its entry into the world of esports, known as World’s Fastest Gamer. Partnered with peripheral manufacturer Logitech, WFG aims to help the F1 team find the ten… Read More »

Watch the ForzaRC Season 3 Grand Finals Live from Le Mans Here

As the 85th running of the Le Mans 24 Hours heads into the final hours, another race begins in France. The Forza Racing Championship Season 3 grand finale kicks off… Read More »