Sim racing is gaining traction, having already produced drivers that have turned out to be competitive on real-life circuits. Now, Malaysia will soon host the first round of the eRacing Grand Prix SEA.
eRacing Grand Prix SEA is the best platform for virtual racers to prove that gamers can establish themselves in real-life motorsports successfully. Alex Yoong is Axle Motorsport founder, ex-Formula 1 driver and three-time Audi R8 LMS champion.
The growth of esports in the region is seen as the best opportunity for virtual racing to grow towards becoming one of the top esports games in the world. esports has become a significant face of the video game industry when there was a demonstration event during the Asian Games.
Axle Motorsport provides strategic partnerships in Southeast Asian motorsports to aid the industry’s growth with participants’ career progression, from gamer to real-life motorsport. Adding that it aims to support drivers who come through its ranks in becoming future notable figures in the motorsport industry.