Martin Stefanko took victory at Mugello in round ten of the 2017 Thrustmaster Virtual GP championship. He also cut Michal Smidl’s title lead to just three points heading into the final round at Suzuka.
Smidl finished second after leading for most of the race with Jaroslav Honzik finishing third.
The 2017 season might seem to be over, but there is still a lot to do for Virtual GP’s organisers. Luckily, it’s all about more exciting things now, like handing over the prizes. And the first one goes to our new champion of Thrustmaster Virtual GP – Martin Štefanko, the Republic of Gamers driver. He was given a test drive in a Formula Renault 2.0 car of Effective Racing at Autodrom Most, Czech Republic. How did our new champ handle 200 bhp? Let’s take a look!
Big Shock driver Michal Smidl made up for lost time as he took a dominant win in Malaysia. He came home 15.7 seconds ahead of second placed title rival Martin Stefanko with Jaroslav Honzik completing the podium in the latest Thrustmaster Virtual GP round.
Vojtech Polesny took his maiden win in the Italian round of the 2017 Thrustmaster Virtual GP Championship. The Acer Predator driver took the lead at the first corner and sailed away to a sensational win. Avast’s Petr Zoubek recovered from an early blip to take second while podium regular Jaroslav Honzik took third place at Monza.
TP-Link drivers Andrej Chlebec and Daniel Liscak have had some solid results while sharing the cockpit throughout the 2017 Thrustmaster Virtual GP season. However things haven’t exactly gone their way, here we find out why!
Jan Sykora is a veteran of the Thrustmaster Virtual GP series, having competed in every season since its inception. We caught up with the T-Mobile driver to talk about his season so far, his favourite race, and his plans for the future.
As promised, Thrustmaster Virtual GP caught up with title challenger Martin Stefanko(Republic of Gamers) regarding his season so far, his participation in the World’s Fastest Gamer competition, and his future plans in the prestigious Formula Sim Racing Championship.
The 2017 Thrustmaster Virtual GP season is currently enjoying a summer break, after 8 races out of 12. That means it is probably a good time to take a look at what has happened so far and get ready for the grand finale. Let’s start with the current championship leader and two-time Virtual GP champion, Michal Šmídl from Big Shock. What does he think about his season so far? And what else has he been doing this year? All that and much more, including how it feels to be a part of a famous professional sim racing team, you can find all the answers in this interview.
Michal Smidl edged out title rival Martin Stefanko to take the win at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. It was round eight of the 2017 Thrustmaster Virtual GP season as Jaroslav Honzik completed the podium as the championship leader extended the gap.
We had some very special guests in the Thrustmaster Virtual GP studio over the course of the British round of this season’s championship. WTF1 travelled to the Czech Republic with VGP commentator Matt Gallagher coming to commentate live in a special one-off occurrence. While they were here they were also filming behind the scenes and giving people an insight into how our operation works.