One of the world’s most popular and historic race tracks will be the battleground for Round 3 of the Le Mans Virtual Series with a start-studded collection of drivers. Motorsport Games announced Wednesday the complete entry list for the third race of the short, five-race series.
A favorite among racing drivers and fans alike, the 6 Hours of Spa has caught the eye of many big names in the industry, including two-time Formula One World Champion Max Verstappen (#1 Team Redline LMP entry- Verstappen/Rietveld/Benecke), and former F1 driver/current IndyCar Series driver Romain Grosjean (#18 R8G Esports LMP entry- Grosjean/Hemmingsen/Ozyildorim) adding to the list of heavy hitters that will be competing.
Among the tight battles, everyone will be watching going into the 6 Hours of Spa include a narrow race for the championship lead in the LMP class and a hotly contested GTE category. Floyd Vanwall-Burst (Viscaal/Simončič/Pedersen) holds a 2-point lead over Team Redline at the top of the standings in LMP while the likes of Oracle Red Bull Racing, BMW Team Redline, and SF Velas Esports (Ferrari) are fighting hard in the GTE field.
Round 3 of the season on the challenging 4.35-mile/7km Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps will take place on the rFactor2 platform. Qualifying for the race is on Friday, November 4th with full uninterrupted race coverage beginning at 12:30 pm (GMT) on Saturday, November 5th. To watch all 40 cars (24 LMP, 16 GTE) do battle this weekend, all race action can be followed on the FIA WEC, Le Mans, and TraxionGG’s YouTube channels, on twitch.tv/traxiongg, and on multiple social media channels.
For more information about the Le Mans Virtual Series, visit www.lemansvirtual.com.