Esports

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 »

Formula 1 Announces 2018 Esports Series: Represent the Official Teams and Grab $200,000 in Prizes

It appears 2017’s F1 esports championship was only a taster. Earlier today, Formula One announced the 2018 competition, and it promises to be an even bigger event than last year.… Read More »

ForzaRC 2018 Pre-Season Invitational Details: 19 Drivers, Viewers Vote on Events

The Forza Racing Championship kicks off next month. But before that happens, 19 drivers from across the globe will descend upon Turn 10 HQ in Seattle for the Pre-Season Invitational.… Read More »

2014 GT Academy Champ Nicolas Hammann Needs Our Votes for the Valvoline Fast Track to Fame

Back in February, we told you about Nick McMillen’s quest to become a race drive. Now another GT Academy champion — and forum member — needs our help. However, this time… Read More »

The Canadian GT Sport Event Showed the Way Forward for Racing Esports

To think, it could’ve all ended up as a film festival. The WorldGaming Canadian GT Sport Championship wrapped up a few days ago. A man from Barrie walked away with a… Read More »

Andrew Waring Wins $8,000 and More at First WorldGaming Canadian GT Sport Championship

After a dominant early performance and an exciting final race at the Nordschleife, Barrie’s Andrew Waring (Monster-Sport71) walked away from the first WorldGaming Canadian GT Sport Championship $8000 richer. It… Read More »

Watch the WorldGaming GT Sport Canadian Championship Series Right Here

The first big live GT Sport event of 2018 is about to get underway just outside Toronto. One person will be walking away $8,000 richer (plus other goodies), and GTPlanet will… Read More »

Forza Racing Championship Returns with $250,000 in Prize Money for 2018

Turn 10 has announced the return of ForzaRC. The esport championship is back in a big way in 2018, with over a quarter-million dollars worth of prizes up for grabs.… Read More »

Codemasters Announces First Ever DiRT World Championships

Another day, another esports-related announcement. Codemasters is getting the DiRT series involved with competitive gaming with the all-new DiRT World Championships. Announced yesterday, DiRT 4 players will get the chance… Read More »

Let's Get 2013 GT Academy Champion Nick McMillen Back Behind the Wheel of a Racecar

Many sim racers have the aspiration of someday making it to the pros. However, the world of professional racing is notoriously difficult to break into. But, for one member here… Read More »

NASCAR Teams Hopping on the Esport Train with iRacing

It’s a pairing that almost makes too much sense: NASCAR teams are working on a new esports program using iRacing. What’s more, the initiative should launch within the 2018 race season.… Read More »