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There's been a new winner in the RCCO World eX championship as Lasse Sørensen’s unbeaten run ends at Sepang in Malaysia.
When Frederik Rasmussen won the Formula E: Accelerate title, he also won the chance to prove just how realistic simulators are thanks to a drive in a real Formula E race car.
PC and Xbox users will soon be able to buy a direct drive wheel base by Fanatec for a much lower price – delivering realistic feedback for sim racing to a wider market.
The official game of MotoGP is back with a 2021 season instalment. Are the new features enough to elevate MotoGP 21 into the pantheon of great racing games?
Sim racing is to feature in the Olympics for the first time, with a Gran Turismo competition being chosen to form part of a new virtual games.
The new Thrustmaster SF1000 Edition Wheel Add-on allows racing game fans and esports competitors to use a replica of the 2020 Ferrari F1 steering wheel used by Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel.
Codemasters and EA have announced the first details for the F1 2021 video game, which will feature an all-new story mode and three new tracks.
The 2021 World Rally Championship season will be replicated in the new WRC 10 video game. Set to be released in September 2021, the game will also celebrate 50 years of the WRC.
Lasse Sørensen from TK9 E-SPEED is proving to be a sensation in the new RCCO World eX Championship.
Romain Grosjean will maintain a link to Haas in 2021 after agreeing to manage its Formula 1 Esports team through his own R8G Esports outfit.
Win on Sunday, sell on Monday. It’s been one of the most famous mantras for why manufacturers ever got involved in motorsport.
The World eX championship hopes to bring awareness to the climate crisis we all face through its all-new esports league.
Studio397 brand and name to remain under Motorsport Games banner. Updates and iteration of rFactor 2 to continue under Studio397.
Now live, Traxion is bringing users the latest news, reviews, and opinions from the world of virtual racing.
Electronic Arts (EA) has completed its $1.2 billion takeover of Formula 1 video game developer Codemasters, marking "the beginning of an exciting new era for racing games".
Netflix’s NASCAR-themed sitcom – The Crew – debuts this week, starring Kevin James (The King of Queens, Kevin Can Wait) as crew chief and Sarah Stiles (Billions).
Formula 1 video game developer Codemasters is set to go ahead with a planned $1.2 billion takeover by Electronic Arts after shareholders voted in favour of the deal on Wednesday.
Ten-year exclusive license for video games now part of this joint venture, which builds on success of Le Mans Esports Series and 24 Hours of Le Mans Virtual Esport event.
While the 2021 NASCAR season is set to kick off next month, its eSports equivalent will also return this year.
The booming interest in sim racing and esports triggered by COVID-19 lockdowns looks certain to reach new heights in 2021, says the head of gaming developer, publisher and esports ecosystem provider Motorsport Games, which has just gone public.
Former Haas F1 racer Romain Grosjean says his hands "are getting better" one month on from his fiery Bahrain Grand Prix crash, as he streamed his return behind the wheel on iRacing.
We got our hands on Logitech’s latest racing wheel, which has the potential to be perfect for both first-time sim racers and experienced drivers looking for an affordable but quality upgrade.
BMW and sim racing company Fanatec have teamed up to create a world first: a steering wheel that will work on both a gaming rig and a real-life racing car.
The new electric eSports racing series will host content from all championship races - key motorsport figures to promote electric cars and sustainable technology.
Qualification for the four-event Series starts November 9th on NASCAR Heat 5 with $47,000 prize pool.
Codemasters, the official Formula 1 video game developer, is the subject of a $973 million buyout offer from American videogame publisher Take-Two Interactive Software Inc.
The virtual racing world of esports and sim racing has undergone two years’ worth of growth in a few months this year, thanks to the attention on it during the Covid lockdown. Real racing stopped and fans and drivers flocked to the virtual world. But where does it go next?
Motorsport Games launches partnership with Gavan Boschele to support the development of one of the country’s best young drivers
Motorsport Games, the developer, and publisher of the NASCAR Heat video game franchise has today been named as a key partner for young racing sensation Gavan Boschele, who races in the 600cc Micro Sprint series. The multi-year agreement will see Motorsport Games branding on the car and team assets, as well as opening further opportunities for Gavan in the sim racing and esports world.
The fourth and final segment of the Le Mans Esports Super Finals was a thrilling one as the remaining competitors did battle with 2010s era sportscars on Forza Motorsport 7.
The third segment of the Le Mans Esports Super Finals was a thrilling one as the remaining competitors did battle with 1990s and 2000s era sportscars on Forza Motorsport 7.
Today was the second of four days of Le Mans Esports Super Final action, doing battle with 1970s and 1980s era sportscars on Forza Motorsport 7.
Today was the first of four days of Le Mans Esports Super Final action, featuring sportscars from the pre-1970s era as they do battle on Forza Motorsport 7.
Pro and Pro-Am Teams to battle for combined $150,000 prize pool.
Features 59 paint schemes and 3 new Challenges...
Daniel Buttafuoco rubbed fenders with Justin Brooks and came out victorious in a thrilling end to the 2020 eNASCAR Heat Pro League season.
With $70,000 up for grabs in the eNASCAR Heat Pro League triple-header finale, one can only expect a tense and exciting show Wednesday night to cap off a thrilling season of esports action.
Fernando Alonso says the Indianapolis 500 is the kind of gala motorsport event that would benefit from a major esports event similar to this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans Virtual.
The eNASCAR Heat Pro League (eNHPL) Season 2 will come to an epic conclusion on Wednesday, August 19th as both the drivers and teams championship will be decided in one night of intense esports competition.
Two spots remained unclaimed in the eNASCAR Heat Pro League championship finale heading into Wednesday's wildcard event at the Daytona International Speedway.
First DLC Pack to include over 50 additional paint schemes and three new challenges.
Motorsport Games has signed a long term agreement with the British Touring Car Championship to create a bespoke video game and esports series.
Codemasters has released an update for the official 2020 Formula 1 game that will include Mercedes’ black livery, three weeks after the game’s initial release.
Reigning FIA World Rallycross champion Timmy Hansen claims esports title against drivers including Charles Leclerc, Shane van Gisbergen and Hayden Paddon.
The regular season finale of the 2020 eNASCAR Heat Pro League took place at virtual Las Vegas Motor Speedway Wednesday evening.
Things got wild at Road America with the eNASCAR Heat Pro League in the penultimate round of Segment 3 in the 2020 championship fight.
Motorsport Games and REV TV Canada have partnered to air the eNASCAR Heat Pro League.
Reigning World Rallycross Champion Timmy Hansen secured the inaugural World RX Esports series title at the Killarney International Circuit in South Africa, as Shane Van Gisbergen claimed his second series victory.
The penultimate qualification round of the Le Mans Esports Series has begun, giving gamers their latest chance to qualify for the Super Final in September.
July has been a good month for Formula 1 fans. Not only has the sport returned after a lengthy break enforced by the COVID-19 pandemic, but the official video game - F1 2020 - also hit the shelves.
Round 10 of the 2020 eNASCAR Heat Pro League season took the drivers to Auto Club Speedway.
The officially licensed NASCAR video game experience is back with the motorsport’s top drivers, tracks and more, playable everywhere July 10.
Round 9 of the eNASCAR Heat Pro League season took the series dirt racing this week to open Segment 3.
Race Of Champions chief Fredrik Johnsson has hailed the first-ever virtual event a success, and revealed that his next real-world event could next take place in one of the world’s newest and most-expensive stadiums ever built.