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The fundamental racing set-up divide in Forza Esports

16-Jan-19

A key element of the Le Mans Esports Series set-up prompted a split response from the sim racing community when the new contest was launched but, as the championship builds towards its finale at the 24 Hours, its philosophy is proving correct read more

F4 driver Fraga wins McLaren's Shadow Project Esports competition

18-Jan-19

A Brazilian Formula 4 driver has won McLaren's latest Esports competition with victory in a one-off shootout race held at the team's Formula 1 base read more

McLaren Shadow Project Esports winner to be decided at F1 team base

18-Jan-19

The winner of McLaren's latest Esports competition, the McLaren Shadow Project, will be crowned tonight in an online race held at the McLaren's Formula 1 HQ in Woking read more

Autosport Show: Arnold wins Le Mans Esports race, Leigh makes final

14-Jan-19

Shaun Arnold triumphed in the latest Le Mans Esports Series qualifier, which took place live at the 2019 Autosport International Show read more

Ross Gunn qualifies for Le Mans Esports race at 2019 Autosport Show

14-Jan-19

Aston Martin factory driver Ross Gunn was among the qualifiers for the latest Le Mans Esports Series qualifying race at the 2019 Autosport International Show read more

Race of Champions announces 2019 eROC finalists including F1 winner

08-Jan-19

The field for the final round of the Race of Champions' Esports competition, eRoc, has been set - with Formula 1 Esports title winner Brendon Leigh headlining the four contenders read more

Team Redline's Dom Duhan: Esports must be taken seriously

03-Jan-19

Dom Duhan, boss of the virtual Team Redline squad, argues why motorsport Esports must be taken seriously read more

Esports racers to return to RoC in 2019, public entry also open

03-Jan-19

A team of Esports racers will again get the chance to compete in the real-world Race of Champions Nations Cup next year, with members of the public invited to participate read more

First FIA Esports winner Igor Fraga chasing real-world racing career

03-Jan-19

Motorsport's trailblazing Esports competitors are a fascinating mixture of individuals who either discovered their racing skill through gaming or started out advancing up the traditional motorsport ladder read more

McLaren launches special Formula 1 VR headset and games

03-Jan-19

The McLaren Formula 1 team has launched a special edition virtual-reality headset and racing game in conjunction with technology giant HTC read more

Brazil's Igor Fraga wins GT Sport Nations Cup World Final in Monaco

03-Jan-19

Igor Fraga won the final race of the Nations Cup World Final in Monaco to become the first-ever champion of the PlayStation 4 exclusive FIA Gran Turismo Sport Championship read more

FIA Gran Turismo Nations Cup set for conclusion in Monaco

03-Jan-19

The FIA Gran Turismo Sport Championship Nations Cup on the PlayStation 4 is set to conclude today at the World Finals event held in Monaco read more

F1 Esports final: Mercedes and Brendon Leigh win 2018 titles

03-Jan-19

Brendon Leigh successfully retained his Formula 1 Esports crown, winning two of the final four races to seal the championship with one race to spare read more

Lexus wins manufacturers' final on PS4's GT Sport at Monaco

03-Jan-19

Lexus won the first ever Manufacturers Series final as part of the PlayStation 4-exclusive FIA Gran Turismo Sport Championship World Final event held in Monaco read more

GT Sport Championship World Final places set in Monaco

03-Jan-19

A total 16 competitors have qualified for the FIA GT Sport Championship World Final held in Monaco after 30 finalists raced in a thrilling Nations Cup semi-final event read more

The first-time Forza gamer who caused a Le Mans Esports surprise

03-Jan-19

Most people attending last month's Fuji World Endurance Championship round were there for the on-track action, and not the Le Mans Esports Series event on-site read more

Mercedes drivers sweep controversial second F1 Esports event

03-Jan-19

Brendon Leigh won the opening two races of the second Formula 1 Esports Pro Series event, while his Mercedes team-mate Daniel Bereznay won the third and final race read more

First NASCAR Heat 3 downloadable content to be released on October 19

03-Jan-19

The NASCAR Heat 3 video game will release its first downloadable content (DLC) addition on Friday October 19 read more

Shoma Takaya dominates Fuji Le Mans Esports Series race from pole

03-Jan-19

Shoma Takaya dominated from pole to win the Le Mans Esports Series race held at Fuji and will join Jacob Bowkett and THR Vanquish at the Le Mans Super Final read more

LMES: Grid set for Le Mans Esports Fuji race

03-Jan-19

The grid has been set for the final race of the Le Mans Esports Series' Fuji round after three people qualified on site at Fuji circuit. read more