ADVANCED SIM-RACING FROM INCLUDES GITI'S ANGELS RACE TEAM
Giti Tire has grown its sim-racing exposure, taking part in a number of different international series in the popular digital format. Highlighting these is the Digital Nürburgring Endurance Series, including Giti’s Girls Only racing team among two Giti sponsored cars. The racing series integrates cutting-edge virtual racing technology and top drivers from around the world to simulate racing on an extremely accurate Nürburgring circuit.
The Girls Only team includes Professional WS Racing drivers Carrie Schreiner, Celia Martin, and Laura Kraihamer - who get behind the gaming wheel of a virtual Giti liveried Audi RS3 LMS TCR for intense three hour endurance race action. So far, they have performed very well, finishing in the top 10 of their TCR Class. In addition, Giti enters a 6-cylander Porsche 911 GT3 Cup into the action, competing against other top class vehicles. This team features experienced drivers Ole Schuchman, Till Behme and Dirk Huperz-Reuber.
The intensity and competitiveness of the races has been noted by the team drivers themselves, and the racing style even helps to improve their performance on the real track. To improve online visibility, the WS Racing simulator, supplied by the Nürburgring eSports Lounge was fitted with cameras which live-streams the drivers throughout the race. This footage can be watched in full and clips were shown during the live broadcasting.
All of the participating digital cars are matched to the style of the company’s racers that will be taking part in the live Nürburgring Endurance racing, which is planned to restart on June 27 and continue through October. Besides this headline series, Giti also is taking part in Simracing Germany, esia Endurance, Densu Simracing, and Virtual Racing – utilizing branded models from BMW, Mercedes, Porsche, and Dallara.