McLaren Shadow Project Season 2

McLaren Shadow Project launches second season

McLaren has announced that its esports initiative, Shadow Project, will return for a second season. The aim of the project is to find the best sim racer across a number of titles and...

Supercars partners with Gfinity AU for Eseries championship

Australian touring car racing competition Supercars has partnered with Gfinity Esports Australia to bring sim racing back down under. The partnership will see the 2019 Gfinity Supercars Eseries commence in August, and run through to the...

Porsche greenlights Esports Supercup in partnership with iRacing

Luxury car manufacturer Porsche has unveiled more details on the upcoming Porsche Esports Supercup in partnership with subscription-based racing simulator iRacing.  iRacing will host the manufacturer's official world championship, which commences on April 13 at the...
F1 Esports Season 3

Formula 1 New Balance Esports 2019 Series will have a doubled prize pool

Formula 1 has announced that the third instalment of the F1 New Balance Esports 2019 Series will kick off on 8 April 2019, with a $500,000 (£380,000) prize pool up for...
G2 Esports Red Bull Racing

G2 Esports and Red Bull launch racing esports team

G2 Esports has joined forces with Red Bull Racing to form the Red Bull Racing Esports Team. Initially created to compete in the F1 Esports Pro Series, the team has now recruited...

What’s on this week? – WESG time – March 12th – 18th

“What’s on this week?” is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI picks a selection of...
Codemasters Motorsport Network

Codemasters enters esports partnership with Motorsport Network

Game developer Codemasters has entered a partnership with motorsport and automotive media company Motorsport Network to bolster its esports programmes. Codemasters is behind racing games such as DiRT, GRID, ONRUSH, and F1. Motorsport...
Igor Fraga McLaren Shadow Project

Ben Payne – McLaren – The blurred lines of sim racing

Sim racing is relatively new to esports but it undeniably offers something different. If you're good at Call of Duty, there's nothing to say that you'll be accurate with a gun...
McLaren Shadow Project Huami

McLaren partners with Huami for Shadow Project

McLaren has entered a partnership with California-based wearable technology brand Huami, making it the official wearables partner of the McLaren Shadow Project. Wrapping up on January 17th, the McLaren Shadow Project will...
McLaren Shadow Project

McLaren Shadow Project to wrap up on January 17th

Seven competitors will head to the McLaren Technology Centre in Woking on January 16-17th to compete in the grand finals of the McLaren Shadow Project. The competition will end with the winner...

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League of Legends among esports titles at 2018 Asian Games

League of Legends, the title developed and published by Riot Games, is one of six esports titles that are set to be debuted at...