Utilising the ever-popular simulation, Assetto Corsa Competizione, the championship will run throughout 10 occasions, with open qualifiers earlier than every spherical operating Monday to Friday. From there, the 40 quickest gamers progress right into a sequence of closed qualification occasions on Saturday. As soon as the highest 40 has been whittled down to simply 20, that’s the grid for Sunday’s racing.
This yr, there will probably be a combination of ‘Grand Prix’ size races, plus three ‘Endurance’ occasions – little doubt profiting from Assetto Corsa Competizione’s intensive gasoline, tyre and pit cease technique choices. The championship additionally utilises a regional rating system this yr, with three tournaments throughout Europe, America and Asia.
The Actual Race 2020 was gained by Germany’s Nils Naujoks, forward of Matthias Egger and Jordan Sherratt, after an exhilarating ultimate spherical held at Mount Panorama, Bathurst.
The sequence will as soon as once more utilise the Lamborghini Huracán GT3 EVO with new race liveries – 12 variants in complete – styled by Lamborghini’s Centro Stile, its in-house design division, and highlighting occasion companion Kaspersky.
“The Actual Race is a six months-long occasion that enables gamers to reside the joys of true competitors by the preparation and participation in races in opposition to among the greatest sim racers on this planet,” defined Lamborghini Chief Advertising & Gross sales Officer, Federico Foschini.
“We’re proud to host this competitors and to supply The Actual Race’s winner the chance to reside a real-life immersive expertise on this planet of Lamborghini and be supplied with the prospect of a profession in eSports.”
Lamborghini has just lately been exploring the world of racing video video games to a better extent, with current Rocket League and Asphalt 9: Legends initiatives sitting alongside The Actual Race.
Registrations open immediately, Thursday 20th Might at 10 am CEST by way of the Lamborghini website and every race will probably be broadcast reside on the Lamborghini Squadra Corse YouTube channel. Beneath is the total occasion schedule for 2021.
- 20th Might – Registrations open
- Fifth-13th June – Monza, Grand Prix
- Fifth-11th July – Laguna Seca, Grand Prix
- 19th-25th July – Suzuka, Endurance
- 2nd – Eighth August – Kyalami, Grand Prix
- 23rd-29th August – Zandvoort, Grand Prix
- 13th-19th September – Nürburgring, Endurance
- 27th September-Third October – Silverstone, Grand Prix
- Eighth-14th November – Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Endurance
- 22nd-28th November – Misano Adriatico, Grand Prix