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A record-breaking 30 million views of the recent F1 Esports-Virtual Grand Prix series, won by George Russell, have been registered – with organisers declaring the project a “huge success”.
The Virtual Grand Prix series is over. While it wasn’t perfect and we won’t miss it too much, we’re sure glad it happened.
The last Virtual Grand Prix was Nicholas Latifi’s home race, and it didn’t take him long to get acquainted with its famous wall.
Valtteri Bottas is returning to Virtual GP action for the final time along with George Russell, Nicholas Latifi, Alex Albon and Pierre Gasly.
Charles Leclerc ran into castle-shaped trouble again at the Azerbaijan Virtual Grand Prix. At least it wasn’t his fault this time…
In a chaotic Virtual GP, perhaps the racing highlight was Lando Norris’s battle with the Leclerc brothers. Spoiler: it didn’t end well..
George Russell dominated the Virtual Monaco Grand Prix, leading every lap, to join Charles Leclerc on two wins apiece.
In a Grand Prix filled with time-penalties, George Russell saw off the challenge of Charles Leclerc to take his first win of the virtual series.