Acer have announced the registration for its ultimate Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021 powered by no other than Indycar driver and F1 legend Romain Grosjean’s own simracing team R8G eSports is now open until 14th May Operated on the AssettoCorsa platform, participation is not limited purely to sim racers, but also fans of motor sports, gamers and enthusiasts.
Entry to the Beat the Pro Predator Sim Racing Cup in the UK will be determined by a hot-lap qualifying. Up to 20 single-drivers will be able to compete in the UK final, which will last 45 minutes. The UK national champion will gain automatic entry to the International Final in June racing against other 14 national champions and the pro drivers of the R8G eSports team. The champion of the International Final will win an exclusive “money can’t buy” experience to join the R8G eSports team for one year.
Full list of Prizes:
NATIONAL CUP –
The top three Drivers in each National Cup will receive the following prizes:
• Trophy and official R8G T-shirt
• Predator Orion 3000
• Gaming monitor2
• Keyboard Predator Aethon 300
• Predator Cestus 350 Gaming Mouse
• Predator Gaming MousePad XXL
• Headset Predator Galea 350
• Predator gaming backpack with teal blue International Champion
The International Final prizepool consists in:
1st Place – Full Predator branded racing rig set up (Fanatec Podium wheel base DD2, Fanatec Podium racing wheel F1, Fanatec Clubsport Pedals V3 pedals, Sim lab P1-X racing cockpit) Become a member of R8G esports team. Live an exceptional experience by becoming a member of Romain Grosjean R8G Junior Sim Racing Team for one year and by benefiting from advantages to be part of a professional team (mentoring, skills development, participate into international tournament series).
Anyone who enters the competition for the UK can do via this Gleam Competition Link and has a chance to win additional prizes including a gaming set up of £2500 or 1 of 100 Xbox Games Passes for PC. “Acer has always and continues to pioneer in making eSports accessible to everyone and supporting new talent at a grassroot level. With the Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021 we have created for the first time our own international and fully digital eSports competition which brings a new level of excitement to simracers, gamers, racing and motorsport fans with a high attractive price pool for the winners,” said Hajo Blingen, Vice President Marketing, Acer EMEA. “We are extremely excited about this new campaign working in close collaboration with motorsport legend Romain Grosjean, his R8G eSports team and top retail partners up to 30 countries.”
All drivers of the UK Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021 will have access to a Mercedes AMG GT3 racing on the historic Monza circuit known for its awesome spectacle of cars breaking from 350km/h to 3 just 70km/h, while the circuit for the International Final will be selected by all participating national champions by voting. The Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021 in the UK will be streamed live and supported by a local gaming influencers TwoAngryGamers and Hadz guiding fans through the action.
Further broadcast details of the International Final will be announced ahead of the event. Special Promotion to celebrate the Campaign. To celebrate this To celebrate this amazing event, customers can get a 3 year warranty and up to 6 months of Xbox Game Pass for PC worth up to £117.79 when they purchase a qualifying Acer Predator laptop, or Predator desktop from participating retailers between May 1st and June 30th 2021.
Full detail here – https://uk-offers.acer.com/predator-sim-racing-cup-2021-celebrating-promo/ For more details on how to join and register please visit the Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021 page here.