Showdown at Monza: global Esports championship finale
Driving for the Virtual Racing School team, the Australian has excellent chances to take home the official championship crown in his virtual Porsche 911 GT3 Cup after the sprint and feature race.
In addition to Rogers’ American teammate Mitchell deJong (407 points) and the defending champion Sebastian Job from the Red Bull Racing Esports squad (Great Britain, 395 points), the title aspirants include the British sim racer Kevin Ellis Jr. (Rahal Letterman Lanigan Esports, 349 points), Dayne Warren from Australia (LEGO Technic Esports Team, 346 points) and another Virtual Racing School driver, Charlie Collins (Great Britain, 342 points).
Porsche Champions’ Show at the Porsche Experience Centre
Porsche accompanies the grand finale of the virtual one-make cup with a special Champions’ Show at the Porsche Experience Centre at the Hockenheimring: from there, the high-profile Esports commentator Matthew Trivett – better known as Sadokist – will report live on the race action. At the two All Star races in the lead-up to the Porsche TAG Heuer Esports Supercup, content creator Dan Suzuki (Dan_Sosoulski) will race his virtual Porsche 911 GT3 Cup from Hockenheim. In addition to his campaign in the real-world Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup, the Porsche Junior has qualified for this seasons’ Porsche TAG Heuer Esports Supercup. The 23-year-old from Turkey tackles the final round of the season from the Porsche Experience Centre Hockenheimring.
The schedule (all times CEST)
19:35 – 19:45: Qualifying All-Stars 19:45 – 20:07: Sprint race All-Stars 20:07 – 20:12: Warm-up All-Stars 20:12 – 20:37: Main race All-Stars 20:40 – 21:02: Halftime show begins 20:45 – 21:03: Free practice PESC 21:03 – 21:17: Qualifying PESC 21:17 – 21:35: Sprint race PESC 21:35 – 21:45: Warm-up PESC 21:45 – 22:15: Feature race PESC
Apr 23, 2021 at 06:23