The Volkswagen Virtual Racing Championship has been launched in India, and is Volkswagen Motorsport India’s foray into the world of sim racing, since motorsport is still on pause in India. As sim racing started gaining popularity during the lockdown, the company had partnered up with the Indian e-Racing Championship, but this will be its first fully dedicated virtual racing series, intended to bridge the gap between gaming and on-track racing.
While speaking exclusively with Autocar India on a #LivewithAutocar session on Instagram, Volkswagen Motorsport India Head Sirish Vissa has revealed some key details of the championship. Here’s everything you need to know:
- Winner will get a fully sponsored drive in the 2021 Polo Cup
- Grid will consist of 20 selected gamers and 2 guests
- Top six finishers in the Pro Class of the Indian e-Racing Championship will also join the…