Formula E enters virtual world with Race at Home Challenge

Due to ongoing restrictions around the world as a result of COVID-19, many sports and events have been postponed or cancelled. Some however are taking their events into the eSport space.

Formula E has introduced their ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge which kicks off this weekend and will feature all the teams and drivers from the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, as well as a selection of top gamers – with all proceeds going to UNICEF.

The ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge will feature two separate grids running in parallel, one comprised of drivers from the ABB FIA Formula E Championship and the other one filled by some of the fastest gamers and influencers. The winning gamer will make the transition from the gaming world to secure real-life track time on a Formula E circuit during a race weekend.

ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge

This challenge will be run via rFactor 2 racing simulator software and will include up to date Formula E cars, liveries, teams and tracks.

For more details on how Race at Home will work, visit www.fiaformulae.com

To watch jump over to the ABB Formula E Facebook page or YouTube.
You’ll have to get up early though, as it kicks off at 2.30am tomorrow morning (19th April).

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