Esports

Igor Fraga: Chatting with the 2018 FIA GT Americas Regional Champion

The 2018 FIA GT Americas Regional Championship was held in Las Vegas last week, and saw the crowning of the first Americas Champion: Igor Fraga, known as “IOF_RACING17” in GT… Read More »

GT Sport FIA Certified Championships Taking Place in Monaco November 16–18

It’s a secret no longer: the World Finals for the FIA-certified GT Sport Nations and Manufacturers Cups are happening in two weeks. And they’re happening in stunning Monaco. The last month… Read More »

Igor Fraga Clinches GT Sport Americas Nations Cup Finals in Las Vegas

The third and final Gran Turismo Sport regional finals wrapped up in Las Vegas on Wednesday. Another 10 drivers locked in their spots in next month’s World Finals in Monaco, but… Read More »

Live Stream: GT Sport FIA Nations Cup – Americas Final

This is it: the final 10 fastest GT Sport drivers in the Americas are about to face off for the regional championship. 30 drivers arrived in Las Vegas earlier this… Read More »

Live Stream: F1 New Balance Esports Pro Series 2018 – Event Two

EsportsF1 2018 0 Oct 31, 2018 by Andrew Evans

The nine official F1 Esports teams are returning back to the Gfinity Esports Arena in London this evening, for the second live event in the series. Reflecting the real world… Read More »

Who to Watch for in the FIA GT Championship Americas Final

The following is part of GTPlanet’s exclusive coverage of the 2018 FIA Gran Turismo Championship, as our editorial team travels around the world to get you special access to the… Read More »

The FIA GT Championship's European Final Was The Best Gran Turismo Event, Ever

Before we completely close the page on last week’s FIA-certified GT Championship EMEA Regional Finals and prepare for this week’s American Regional Finals in Las Vegas (which we’ll also be… Read More »

Mikail Hizal (TRL_LIGHTNING) Interview: The 2018 FIA GT European Champion

The EMEA Regional Finals of the FIA GT Sport Championship were held in Madrid last weekend, where Mikail Hizal — better known as TRL_LIGHTNING on PSN and here in our… Read More »

Mikail Hizal Crowned European GT Sport Nations Cup Champion in Madrid

Another ten players have booked their places in the GT Sport Nations Cup final next month, with Germany’s Mikail Hizal (TRL_LIGHTNING) leading the way. Hizal took the title after two… Read More »

Live Stream: ForzaRC 2018 World Championship

It’s a busy weekend for racing esports. Not only has the GT Sport FIA European Final just wrapped, it’s also the first day of the ForzaRC World Championship — and there’s… Read More »

Live Stream: GT Sport FIA Nations Cup – European Final

30 of Europe’s fastest GT Sport drivers are about to compete for glory today and tomorrow. Get ready: the European GT Sport FIA Championship is upon us. The drivers come from across… Read More »

Who to Watch for in the FIA GT Championship EMEA Regional Finals

The top Gran Turismo players from the EMEA regions (Europe, the Middle East, and Africa) are descending upon Madrid, Spain this weekend for the FIA GT Championship Regional Finals…

28,000 Sq. Ft Gran Turismo Theater Built for FIA EMEA Regional Finals in Madrid

We’re just a few days away from the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, & Africa) Regional Finals for the FIA GT Sport Championship, and details about the event in Madrid, Spain,… Read More »

Logitech G Launches GT Sport Competition for Asia and Oceania

If you missed out on the GT Sport Asia-Oceania Regional final, don’t worry. There’s another GT Sport competition coming up for the region this month, and you can win steering… Read More »

Live Stream: F1 New Balance Esport Series 2018 — Round One

EsportsF1 2018 0 Oct 10, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

Today marks the beginning of Formula One’s biggest esport event yet. The first three races of the F1 Esport series happen today, and you’ll be able to watch the second… Read More »

Ryota Kokubun Wins GT Sport Asia-Oceania Nations Cup Regional Final, as Japan, Australia Dominate

This weekend’s GT Sport Asia-Oceania Nations Cup Regional Final has seen the first ten players book their places at November’s World Final. The slightly complicated format saw the top two… Read More »

Live Stream: GT Sport FIA Nations Cup – Asia-Oceania Finals

The next step in the inaugural GT Sport FIA Championship is about to get underway. Up first this weekend are the Asia-Oceania finals. 30 drivers from five territories are taking… Read More »

Hungary's Patrick Blazsán Wins Nissan GT Sport Cup Final (and a Trip to NISMO Festival)

20-year-old Patrick Blazsán will get his first visit to Japan later this year after winning the inaugural Nissan GT Sport Cup last weekend. Blazsán (TRL_Fuvaros) joined 47 other finalists in… Read More »

GT Sport's Austrian World Tour Event Showed How Good Racing Esports Can Be

If you’ve been following GTPlanet and the world of sim-racing for a while, you have seen your fair share of competitive racing esports events. Following GT Academy, there has been… Read More »

NASCAR Heat 3 Launches, Gets Its Own Esports Tournament

EsportsGaming 21 Sep 7, 2018 by Nathan Howe

More and more racing game developers are including esports in their latest games. From the precision driving of F1 racing to down and DiRT-y ralling, there really is something for everyone. And now, you… Read More »