eSports WRC final to be broadcast live

The 2017 eSports WRC Powered by Hyundai Grand Final will be live streamed by Motorsport.tv today, with the coverage also available on Motorsport.com.

eSports WRC has run rounds in tandem with the 13 real-world World Rally Championship events, with each driver's best 10 results counting towards their final ranking.

The top eight performers will go into the Grand Final Qualifying Rounds, held over seven stages, which start at 1500 UK time and will also be streamed live.

The top three from that compete in the three-stage Grand Final, which starts at 1800 UK time.

A random draw will decide which stages from a list of 21, which includes the legendary Ouninpohja stage in Finland, Hafren from Rally GB and Vargasen from Rally Sweden.

Drivers were informed of the candidate stages to prepare in advance, with the draw to decide which 10 are used made today.

The winner will receive a Hyundai i20 road car as part of their prize.

Last year, the inaugural eSports WRC was won by aTTaX Johnson.

Final Qualifying (16:00CET-16:30 CET)

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