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#RaceAtHome: Local hero Cheah up for Esports WTCR Beat the Drivers finale

2020-05-18T19:03:18+02:00May 18th, 2020|2020, Esports|

Mitchell Cheah, who raced for real when the WTCR − FIA World Touring Car Cup visited his native Malaysia last season, will make a guest start in the Esports WTCR Beat the Drivers series, contesting the upcoming finale at a virtual Sepang International Circuit.

Other drivers with real-life WTCR experience taking part include Kevin Ceccon, Aurélien Comte, Yann Ehrlacher, Néstor Girolami, Mato Homola, Niels Langeveld, Attila Tassi and the ultimate gamer-turned title-winning-racer Norbert Michelisz.

All the action streamed live on Motorsport.tv, Facebook and YouTube
Tonight’s Esports WTCR Beat the Drivers finale will be streamed on Motorsport.tv, Facebook and YouTube with James Kirk and Robert Wiesenmüller providing their usual expert commentary.

Format reminder
19h00: Server opens for practice
19h30: Live stream begins
19h35: Qualifying (15 minutes)
19h50: Race 1 (25 minutes
20h15: Race 2 (25 minutes, top 10 reverse grid)
20h45: Live stream ends