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Esports Podcast: Chandhok on how sims shape real-world tracks

Jun 23 2020
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Joining hosts Claire Cottingham and Jack Nicholls on the latest The Race Esports Podcast are former F1 driver Karun Chandhok, W Series driver Beitske Visser and commentator on the World RX Esports Series Neil Cole.

Having made his All-Star debut in the previous round, Chandhok discusses his experiences both practicing and racing in the Legends Trophy races at Indianapolis and how esports captures the joy of driving for him.

He also gives an insight into his role in helping to design real-world race tracks with the FIA by driving them on his simulator.

Visser, who currently leads the W Series Esports League, talks about her virtual racing experiences both in W Series and the All-Star Series and building up a following on Twitch.

And Cole provides an update on the World RX Esports Series rounds that have taken place to date before the return of the real thing.

The Race esports Podcast is available free to subscribe to from all good podcast suppliers, including Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

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