VIRTUAL MOVES
V8X Supercar Magazine|Winter 2020 Issue 117
The BP Supercars All Stars Eseries provided some racing during the suspension of the season, paving the way for more regular virtual contests.
Virtual racing will become a fixture on the Supercars schedule beyond the restart of the current season.

Supercars launched the BP Supercars All Stars Eseries when the COVID-19 pandemic forced a suspension of the 2020 season, with drivers taking part in the online competition on the iRacing platform.

Supercars enjoyed solid ratings for its virtual racing, filling the void of live sport as one of the few sporting categories that could mimic its real-life competition.

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