Formula 1 drivers drive Sunday with a virtual Grand Prix. The real Grand Prix in Bahrain has been postponed because of the coronavirus. Formula 1 therefore maintains a virtual race in the game F1 2019.
Star incorporate therein against Formula 1 drivers. Who the participants are, will not be known tonight.
The Bahrain Grand Prix is the first race in a new league, the Virtual Esports F1 Grand Prix. Which class holds the ancient calendar of the Formula 1 season, but uses the circuits that were in the official game F1 2019.
That means not racing in Zandvoort virtual drivers. Therefore, a different circuit is used. Also for the race in Vietnam to use an alternative circuit.
Live on YouTube and Twitch
The virtual races take half the number of rounds in the real race. The cars are adjusted so that the stars can compete effectively against the real drivers. The races are broadcast via YouTube, Facebook and Twitch. For health reasons, the participants are not together in one room.
The virtual competition lasts at least until the end of May, but it could be longer if more real Formula 1 races expire.
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