MIAMI, FL – January 24, 2022 – The five-spherical 2021-22 Le Mans Virtual Collection, which was introduced to a glittering summary very last weekend with the star-studded 24 Hrs of Le Mans Virtual, registered amazing, cumulated Tv set and digital audience figures of additional than 81 million through its 5-thirty day period season.
The grand finale to the Le Mans Virtual Sequence held on January 15 and 16, 2022 introduced alongside one another 50 cars with 200 motorists hailing from 39 different international locations. Racers competed on 116 simulators around the world situated in 28 nations around the world on an exceptionally correct digital rendition of the iconic Circuit des 24 Heures in Le Mans, France.
Heading a grid of well-known racing names and major the demand in early levels was Formulation A person World Winner Max Verstappen, competing along with INDYCAR Champion Alex Palou and motorsport legend Juan Pablo Montoya, among the others.
Right after amazing battles up and down the area concerning the world’s greatest professional and sim racing drivers symbolizing elite esports teams, the celebration was received by Realteam Hydrogen Redline, with BMW Workforce Redline taking victory in the GTE classification.
Gérard Neveu, Govt Producer of the 24 Hrs of Le Mans Virtual and Motorsport Advisor to Motorsport Online games: “On behalf of all of us at Le Mans Virtual Collection, we want to sincerely thank all our competition and groups who built this attainable, our partners for their unwavering assistance, and the tens of millions of enthusiasts who followed our situations and who introduced the social media websites alive with their reviews of help, passion and race-enthusiasm. “These extraordinary figures and the high quality of the situations are apparent confirmation that the Le Mans Virtual Sequence and the 24 Hrs of Le Mans Digital are now firmly founded at the extremely prime level of esports and sim racing. Let’s now get all set for up coming period and make it even greater!”
An spectacular multi-million Television set/OTT and digital audience of over 81 million enjoyed a slick and authoritative 25-hour Tv set exclusive found in international locations throughout 4 continents, on channels this kind of as Eurosport, Motor Craze, L’Equipe Stay and Motorsport.Tv set.
Some critical details and figures:
- 360,000 several hours were consumed by the #LeMansVirtual viewers
- 8 million Tv/OTT viewers (supply: YouGov Sport)
- 4 million digital impressions for 24H Le Mans Virtual (Source : YouGov Activity)
- 2 million social media impressions (FIA WEC, ACO, LMVS) through the period
- 7 million video clip views (throughout FIA WEC, ACO and Traxion GG – Resource: Hookit)
- 200 drivers hailing from 39 different nations
- 50 autos split in two lessons (29 LMP and 21 GTE)
- 116 simulators found across 28 distinct nations around the world
- 2 servers (1 major/1 backup) operated rFactor2 and server challenges
- 33,000 connections on the official Alkamel timing system (Source: Alkamel)
- 407 laps concluded by the winner, #70 Realteam Hydrogen Redline
- Corporation workforce of 120 folks which include generation, sporting, internet marketing, media and digital, Tv, logistics