EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW
ABOUT THE F1 ESPORTS SERIES

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE F1 ESPORTS SERIES

In 2020, the F1 Esports Series presented by Aramco has been expanded to include more racing, more content and more opportunities to qualify.

ROAD TO PODIUM

The competition includes four main phases: Qualification; Challenger Series; Pro Draft and Pro Series

QUALIFICATION

OCT > APR 21

Qualification is open to anyone over the age of 16 who owns the official F1 2020 game on PlayStation 4, Xbox One or PC. Qualification offers multiple entry routes into the series.

CHALLENGER SERIES

DEC > MAR 21

A qualification route for the most avid of sim racers. The top Challenger Series qualifiers compete over a series of races in a Championship style format.

PRO DRAFT

COMPLETE

The fastest drivers from the various qualification routes enter the Pro Draft where they get a chance to be picked by an official F1 team for the Pro Series season.

PRO SERIES

OCT > DEC

The official F1 Esports Teams compete over a multi-round championship to determine the F1 Esports Series Constructors’ and Drivers’ World Champions

RULES EXPLAINED A TO Z

The rules for the F1 Esports Series are almost as comprehensive as Formula 1. Click one of the links below to view the official rulebook for each stage of the competition.

F1 Esports Series Timeline

2017

2017 marked the inaugural F1 Esports Series. 63,000 avid racers entered for the chance to be F1 Esports Series champion and Brendon Leigh took home the crown at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi.

2018

2018 marked the first year of official F1 team involvement in the F1 Esports Series, with 9 teams competing for the Teams’ Championship and selecting their drivers for the season in the inaugural Pro Draft. Once again, Brendon Leigh emerged victorious in the Drivers' Trophy racing for Mercedes, who also took home the Teams’ Championship.

2019

All ten official F1 teams lined up on the grid for the very first time in 2019. Red Bull took home the Teams’ Championship whilst Ferrari’s David Tonizza raced his way to the Drivers' Championship in his debut season.

THINK YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?

Attempt to qualify for the F1® Esports Series by registering below and you could become an official F1 Esports driver for an official F1 team, competing in the F1 Esports Pro Series.


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