Porsche ESports

Porsche Esports Supercup: Qualifying for the 2020 season is underway

Videogames have been around since the early 1970s, with players challenging each other on machines in the same room. In tandem with the development of the internet and global connectivity, videogames moved online to evolve into ‘Esports’ from around 2000. In recent years, some car companies have started to become involved in Esports since there […]

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Playstation 4 Gran Turismo Sport

Playstation 4 Gran Turismo Sport Update gets Weathertech Laguna Seca raceway and 7 more cars (w/VIDEO)

For those who enjoy Gran Turismo Sport on Playstation 4, the December update should provide new challenges with not only the addition of 7 new cars but also the Laguna Seca raceway in California. The update was released recently as Update 1.53 and includes a range of Safety Cars. The cars are: Dodge Charger SRT […]

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2019 Jaguar Vision Gran Turismo Coupe

Jaguar unveils first virtual all-electric sportscar for Gran Turismo Sport

In 2013, to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the popular Gran Turismo racing simulator, Polyphony Digital invited a number of top carmakers to develop virtual racing cars that could be included in the series. Many companies responded positively and came up with some extraordinary sportscars which were a combination of what’s possible today and what […]

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Michelin is now the Official Tyre Technology Partner for Gran Turismo

The folks from Playstation has announced that Michelin will be the Official Tyre Technology Partner for the Gran Turismo franchise which is a video game that is considered by many as one of the best and most authentic in this current generation of gamers and futurists. Michelin was also announced as the official tyre supplier […]

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Ford forming racing teams in Europe to compete in esports competition [w/VIDEO]

From the early arcade racing games by Atari in the 1970s – crude and basic by today’s standards – to the sophisticated photo-realistic Playstation games of today, videogames with motorsports themes have certainly come a long, long way. They are no longer just games played within the home but online as millions compete against each […]

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Toyota GR Velocity Esports Championship

Second season of Toyota GAZOO Racing Velocity Esports Championship is on!

Last year, UMW Toyota Motor was the first Malaysian car company to be associated with the fast-growing Esports racing when it ran the inaugural TOYOTA GAZOO RACING (TGR) VELOCITY ESPORTS CHAMPIONSHIP. With the extremely strong response, the company has decided to run a second season this year which will take place between August 31 and […]

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UMWT Malaysia Invites You To Take On Toyota ESports!

UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) has announced its involvement into the world of ESports, a first of its kind actually by a Malaysian car company. The company’s first move into the sport is the upcoming Toyota Velocity ESports Championship, the biggest national racing event in Malaysia, which will be held at the Sunway Pyramid Blue […]

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Peugeot introduce L750 R Hybrid racer for Gran Turismo Sport

Peugeot and Peugeot Sport have joined forces to produce a sleek concept vehicle called the L750 R HYbrid Vision Gran Turismo. This is the follow up racer to the L500 R HYbrid Vision Gran Turismo, which was introduced last year for the Playstation virtual world. The L750 R HYbrid Vision Gran Turism has been launched […]

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Project Cars 2 to feature second-gen BAC Mono

Project Cars 2, the second installment of the highly acclaimed racing simulator game will feature the Briggs Automotive Company’s (BAC) Mono racer. It will be made available for console platforms that include the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. BAC worked with the developers of Project Cars, Slightly Mad Studios, to ensure that the Mono that […]

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