After the success of the new format ran through the 2018 Virtual GP season that saw wheel-to-wheel battles up and down the grid, the 2019 season will become more inclusive. The Czech championship is now adding online events, short sprint races and a tweaked points scoring system for more competitive racing.
Take a look at the season highlights of the Mercedes-Benz Virtual GP 2018 championship. It was an incredible year, full of drama and stunning battles. We hope you have enjoyed it as much as we have. And don’t worry, we will be back in 2019!
Predator’s Michal Smidl (Predator) completed the seemingly impossible by winning the twelfth – and final race – of the season at FOR GAMES expo, making it twelve out of twelve season victories. His teammate Polesný settled for second while Blazek (Lenovo Legion) was third.
Smidl (Predator) made it eleven out of eleven in Monza despite a crazy race for the rest of the pack. Stefanko (Republic of Gamers) drove from last to second whilst Dolezal’s stand in, Liscak (SECCO+), took the final podium position.
Here at Virtual GP, we like to celebrate our drivers and their other endeavours. Thus, we were delighted to hear that two of our racers, Michal Šmidl (Predator) and Martin Štefanko (Republic of Gamers), were named finalists during the official F1 Esports Pro Draft as Haas F1 Team drivers. Here’s what happened in the eyes […]
Michal Smidl (Predator) makes it ten out of ten wins with back-to-back podiums for Stefanko (Republic of Gamers) and Chlebec (Alza Gaming). This time at famous Red Bull Ring in Austria.
Untouchable Michal Smidl (Predator) won nine from nine in Silverstone and became the 2018 Mercedes-Benz Virtual GP Champion. Martin Stefanko (ROG) and Andrej Chlebec (Alza Gaming) joined in his celebrations to round out the podium places.
Michal Smidl and Martin Stefanko went head-to-head in a nail-biting race at Circuit of The Americas. Smidl took his eighth win of the season, whilst Dolezal was best of the rest in third.
Predator’s Michal Smidl can’t be stopped as he wins seven from seven at Bahrain International Circuit. The result means Smidl has not only won all seven races this year, but also has qualified on pole position in all seven races, too. Stefanko and Dolezal completed the podium in one of this season’s most craziest of […]
Michal Smidl took yet another win in the Mercedes-Benz Virtual GP 2018 championship, making it six out of six victories. Petr Dolezal and Petr Zoubek danced through the chaos to complete the podium finishers at the Nurburgring.
Last night a draft for the final phase of Formula One’s official virtual racing series took place. Nine teams had the opportunity to pick their drivers and amongst them were two-time Virtual GP champion Michal Šmídl (Predator) and last year’s champion Martin Štefanko (Republic of Gamers).