The Sebring 500 is anticipated to be held over a period of 4 hours because the world’s greatest on-line racers compete on the well-known Florida circuit, renown for its bumps and difficult adjustments in observe floor, which is a mixture of asphalt and concrete.
Forward of the subsequent spherical of the web competitors, a Sebring observe information involves you in affiliation with LEGO® Technic™ – the Official Engineering Associate to the Le Mans Digital Collection, that includes the beautiful Porsche 911 RSR. Prime speeds for the Porsche within the LM GTE class are anticipated to exceed 160mph (257km/h) on the three.-74-mile circuit with an total common lap pace of 105.4mph (169.6km/h).
Sebring has numerous difficult corners to look out for. In addition to the high-speed and bumpy left-hander at Flip 1, drivers should guarantee they get exit out of Flip 13 ‘Tower’ to hold their pace by way of the next straight and into the flat-out sweep at Flip 14.
The 2 greatest overtaking alternatives on the lap are after the brief run out of ‘Large Bend’ Flip 6 and into the tight, right-handed ‘Hairpin’ at Flip 7. Whereas essentially the most infamous place for a move, which might typically result in contact between rivals, is on the finish of the Ullman Straight and into the long-radius closing nook Sundown Bend.
With a late apex and a bumpy observe floor, drivers have to be aware of a rival diving to the within at this difficult 17th and closing nook on the lap, notably when there are different lessons of automotive and the pitlane entry to barter on the similar time.
The Sebring Worldwide Raceway is without doubt one of the oldest circuits within the US and in addition to internet hosting its conventional 12-hour race each Spring, the Florida venue has in recent times hosted a spherical of the FIA World Endurance Championship.
The primary three rounds of the Le Mans Digital Collection have produced some thrilling races with occasions at Monza, Spa and the Nürburging. The earlier spherical on the Nordschleife featured the most important entry checklist but with 114 racers competing throughout the 38 prototype and GTE entries. Final day trip Group Redline drivers Felix Rosenqvist, Bono Huis and Collin Spork took high honours whereas Alex Smolyar, Timotej Andonovski and Martin Hemmingsen from TESLA R8G Esports took first place within the LM GTE class.
The Le Mans Digital Collection is a three way partnership between Motorsport Games and the Car Membership de l’Ouest (ACO) promoter of the FIA World Endurance Championship and options LEGO® Technic™ because the Official Engineering Associate of the collection.
The digital competitors is held over 5 rounds on-line utilizing the rFactor 2 simulation platform, which presents an genuine sim-racing expertise and encompasses a subject of LMP2 and GTE machines with a mix of FIA international-licence and sim drivers.
The ultimate spherical of the collection, the Le Mans 24 Hours Digital, takes place on 15 January 2022 with a complete prize fund of $250,000 up for grabs. You’ll be able to watch the Sebring 4 hour race stay on lemansvirtual.com or on Twitch, Fb and YouTube, courtesy of Traxion.gg.