Esports

Win a Drive in a Formula E Gen.2 Race Car in New Official "Accelerate" Esports Series

Formula E has launched a new esports competition which will see qualifying drivers race against sim racers, pros, and celebrities, with some rather unusual prizes. The series goes by the… Read More »

McLaren Launches New Celebrity Esports Racing Series

McLaren has launched a new esports racing series that will see celebrity racers take each other on in live virtual competition. The series is a partnership with McLaren Racing’s sponsor… Read More »

Porsche TAG Heuer Esports Supercup Returns January 9

The esports season is getting underway early in 2021, as the Porsche TAG Heuer Esports Supercup returns this coming weekend. Despite only wrapping up this past October, with a fairly… Read More »

Watch Live: 2020 F1 Esports Pro Series Final Round

Esports Dec 16, 2020 by Andrew Evans

After almost two months of racing, the 2020 F1 Esports championship comes down to the final round. The last three races, taking place on December 16 and 17, will determine… Read More »

Watch Live: 2020 Logitech G Challenge EMEA Final

Esports 2 Nov 14, 2020 by Andrew Evans

The 2020 season of the Logitech G Challenge is coming to a close over the next couple of weeks, starting with the Europe/Middle East/Africa region grand final today. After three… Read More »

Japan Esports Grand Prix Returns With $50,000 Prize Fund

Esports Oct 16, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Following a launch last year, the Japan Esports GT (JeGT) competition is returning for 2020, and in quite some style. The series has now attracted some major sponsorship, with Japanese… Read More »

Live Stream: F1 Esports Series 2020 Opening Rounds

Esports Oct 14, 2020 by Andrew Evans

While it might seem like we’ve heard a lot about esports in the F1 games over this summer’s hastily re-arranged motorsport schedule, the official F1 Esports series is about to… Read More »

Le Mans Esports Series Super Final Starts Today: Watch Live

Esports Sep 15, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Over the next four days we’ll find out which teams will be crowned as the 2020 Le Mans Esports Series (LMES) champions, and take the largest shares of a $150,000… Read More »

MSI Esports Successfully Defends 24h SimRacing Title

Esports Sep 7, 2020 by Andrew Evans

The MSI Esports team has emerged victorious from the third edition of the 24h SimRacing, defending its title from last year. This year’s event was something of a change of… Read More »

Watch the 24h SimRacing Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya Live Here

Esports 1 Sep 4, 2020 by Andrew Evans

The 2020 edition of the 24h SimRacing Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya gets underway this Saturday, September 5, and you can watch it right here on GTPlanet. It’s the third time this… Read More »

Catalunya Circuit's Virtual 24h Race Starts This Weekend

Esports Sep 1, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya will be running the third installment of its own 24-hour race this weekend, and it’s still possible to register to take part. The race has an interesting… Read More »

F1 Esports Teams Reveal Their 2020 Pro Draft Picks, Driver Line Ups

Esports Aug 28, 2020 by Andrew Evans

The F1 Esports Series is now almost upon us once again, and Thursday saw the season’s traditional opening event: the Pro Draft. For 2020, all ten official F1 teams will… Read More »

F1 Esports Returns for 2020 With Pro Draft on August 27, $750,000 Prize Pot

Esports Aug 17, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Although we’ve had a pretty busy summer of F1 esports, with the pro drivers and invited guests filling in for cancelled grands prix, it’s time for the best in the… Read More »

Ferrari Hublot Esports Series Hopes to Find the Next Sim Racing Champion

Esports 6 Jul 28, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Ferrari has launched a new esports competition, which it hopes will find the next big talent in sim racing. It’s called the Ferrari Hublot Esports Series, and the prize for… Read More »

Live Stream: 24 Hours of Le Mans Virtual

Esports 75 Jun 13, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Probably the most spectacular and ambitious race of this year’s unexpectedly virtual motorsports season is about to get underway. The first official 24 Hours of Le Mans Virtual will see… Read More »

Watch This Weekend's Live Esports Action Right Here

Esports 3 May 30, 2020 by Andrew Evans

After last weekend’s exciting, packed, and controversial weekend of esports, there’s still more action to come. Aside from NASCAR, the world of physical motorsport hasn’t restarted after a prolonged layoff,… Read More »

Lamborghini Launches One-Make Esports Series: The Real Race

Esports May 29, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Famed Italian supercar manufacturer Lamborghini will take its first steps into the world of esports with its own challenge series. The event, called “The Real Race”, will five qualifier weekends… Read More »

Super GT to Stage a Gran Turismo Sport Special Event on June 21

One of the fastest closed-cockpit racing categories in the world, Super GT, has announced it will hold a special online event for its pro drivers, using Gran Turismo Sport. Like… Read More »

[Update] Formula E Pro Driver Banned After Hiring Sim Racer to Drive for Him

Esports 83 May 24, 2020 by Andrew Evans

There’s been a few controversial incidents in this year’s esports extravaganza. We’ve seen drivers crashing other drivers, rage quits, and even racism from the pro drivers. This week’s talking point… Read More »

Live Streams: All of This Weekend's Esports Action As it Happens

Esports 4 May 23, 2020 by Andrew Evans

This weekend is one that all motorsports fans will have marked in their calendars with the fattest Sharpie possible. May 24 is the date when two of the three arms… Read More »