World’s Fastest Gamer


McLaren has become the first Formula 1 team to enter the esports arena, announcing World’s Fastest Gamer – the world’s most intense and demanding competition for virtual racers. It’s a contest that will see the winner offered the best job in esports – a role with the Formula 1 team as one of its official simulator drivers.

The first qualification rounds will use rFactor 2 with a new highly accurately modelled McLaren car.  Registration for the first round will open on the 1st August 2017 and will feature qualifying hotlap competitions with a series of championship race rounds.