Sim Racing and Esports News for February 10, 2022 – Sim Rigs, Virtual Rallying and More

Sim Racing and Esports News for February 10, 2022

This week in Sim Racing and Esports News I focus on using a sim rig for real racing prep as well as updates to rFactor 2 and the 2022 season of the eSports WRC Championship kicks off.

  • Motorsport Games announced the release this week of the first rFactor 2 content update and user interface refresh of 2022. This content drop, set to continue quarterly, includes the addition of brand new tracks and car chassis from the world of motorsport. The refreshed UI provides users an easy-to-navigate interface that contains all of the optionality necessary for players to create the most authentic driving experience. To view the release trailer, click here.
  • NACON and its development studio KT Racing, in collaboration with WRC Promoter announced on February 4th that the 2022 eSports WRC Championship launched across multiple platforms. Now in it’s sixth season, the virtual championship will be run on WRC 10, the official video game of the FIA World Rally Championship across PC, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation®5 and PlayStation®4.

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