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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Fordzilla

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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