Esports

Over 130,000 Live Viewers Watched #NotTheAusGP Sim Race

As the world faces the increasingly grim threat of the coronavirus, a bright spot of joy popped up this weekend thanks to sim racing. Two major events were hastily organized… Read More »

No F1, No Problem: Grand Prix Drivers Head to Esports This Weekend

The cancellation of at least four of this season’s Formula One grands prix so far might have put a bit of a dent in a few schedules. Not only is… Read More »

GT Sport Returns for 2020 National Sports Festival of Japan

After making its debut in the esports category of the 2019 National Sports Festival of Japan — or Kokutai — GT Sport will again feature as an event for the… Read More »

Coca-Cola Becomes Title Sponsor of iRacing's eNASCAR Series, With $300,000 Prize Fund

World famous soft drinks brand Coca-Cola has signed a multi-year deal with iRacing to become the title sponsor of the eNASCAR series. Coca-Cola is already a major sponsor in the… Read More »

Indy 500 Winner Juan Pablo Montoya is Now an Esports Champion Too

In a freak bout of Opposites Day, ex-F1 driver and double Indy 500 champion Juan Pablo Montoya can now lay claim to being the fastest gamer in the world. The… Read More »

FIA Motorsport Games to Return for 2020, Including Digital Cup

The Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) has announced it will again hold the FIA Motorsport Games in 2020. It follows on from a successful 2019 event which saw Russia take… Read More »

GT Academy Recorded the First All-Gamer Endurance Race Podium 8 Years Ago Today

January might not seem like a month for motorsport milestones, but January 14 does mark a very significant occasions. It was on this day in 2012 that a team of… Read More »

NASCAR Racer Says Esports Race Team Deals Make "Real Race Car Drivers Want To Puke"

These days, esports events are pretty big business. Any major real-world race series that doesn’t already have an esports championship is behind the curve, and even the great Scuderia Ferrari… Read More »

Kevin Rebernak Wins 2019 McLaren Shadow Final

Esports Dec 16, 2019 by Andrew Evans

Slovenia’s Kevin Rebernak has claimed the 2019 McLaren Shadow title, after the Grand Final at the McLaren Technology Center this weekend. The 21-year old beat the five other finalists across… Read More »

Watch Live as GT Sport World Champions Are Honored at the FIA Prize Giving

Champions of motorsport from across the world will gather tonight at The Louvre in Paris in a celebration of the sport in all its forms. The Federation International de l’Automobile… Read More »

Live Stream: F1 Esports Grand Final 2019

EsportsF1 2019 Dec 4, 2019 by Andrew Evans

The F1 Esports New Balance Pro Series reaches its climax this evening, and for the first time in three years there’ll be a new champion lifting the trophy. Double-defending champion… Read More »

Cody Latkovski Wins FIA Motorsport Games Digital Cup for Australia

Esports 51 Nov 3, 2019 by Andrew Evans

GT Sport World Tour regular Cody Latkovski has won the first ever Digital Cup at the FIA Motorsport games. Latkovski, representing Team Australia, took the win after a hard-fought race… Read More »

Watch the FIA Motorsport Games Digital Cup Final Live

Esports 51 Nov 1, 2019 by Andrew Evans

The FIA’s new international, multi-discipline Motorsport Games get underway this weekend, at Italy’s Vallelunga Circuit. Competitors from across the world of motorsport will compete in different categories, representing their home… Read More »

Le Mans Esports Series Returns for Season 2, With $200,000 Prize Fund

Esports 1 Nov 1, 2019 by Andrew Evans

The Le Mans Esport Series will return for a second season in 2020, with a new format and a doubled prize fund of $200,000. Season one ended with a 24-hour… Read More »

James Baldwin Wins World's Fastest Gamer and $1m Aston Martin Contract

Esports 16 Oct 30, 2019 by Andrew Evans

After almost a fortnight of hard-fought competition, British gamer James Baldwin has taken the crown of World’s Fastest Gamer. Baldwin came through the ten-man final to win, and earn a… Read More »

McLaren Shadow Assetto Corsa Competizione Qualifier Now Open

PC gamers have another chance to qualify for the 2019 McLaren Shadow final over the next week, with an event in Assetto Corsa Competizione. The competition will remain open through… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships Tokyo World Tour (Nations Cup)

After the excitement of yesterday’s Manufacturer Series, today it’s every man for himself at the GT Sport World Tour event in Tokyo. The Nations Cup here is one last chance… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships Tokyo World Tour (GR Supra GT Cup and Manufacturer Series)

Tokyo provides one last chance for the three-man manufacturer teams to claim silverware before the grand final in Monaco next month. The action gets underway on Saturday morning local time,… Read More »

Live Stream: FIA Gran Turismo Championships Tokyo World Tour (Vision GT Presentation and Pro-Am Race)

This weekend sees the last of the GT Sport World Tour live events before November’s big final in Monaco. In just a couple of days, we’ll know who the final… Read More »

Gran Turismo World Tour Tokyo Preview: One Last Push

It’s almost time for the last of the Gran Turismo FIA GT Championship World Tour events before the big final in Monaco. We seem to have rattled through them in… Read More »