Tournament Guide

The most exciting development in the world of esports motor racing is returning. Put your driving skills to the test and you could race all the way to the live Pro Series and go down in history to become a Champion of the F1® Esports Series.

You can see exactly how F1® Esports Series 2019 works via the How it works video.

You don’t need to be a professional gamer to be involved: this competition is open to anyone who has a copy of F1™ 2018 (subject to conditions below) with either Xbox Live, PlayStation Network or Steam, and has gone through the online registration process.

Schedule / info

Qualification Starts 8th April 2019

Once you have registered and linked your account to XBL, PSN or Steam, you’ll be ready to compete in four online qualifying scenarios. We’re not just looking for the perfect lap, but a demonstration of racing skill and overtaking prowess.

If you’ve shown the skills necessary to make it to the next level, you’ll receive an invitation to the Pro Draft, where the 40 qualifiers will compete to be signed by one of the official F1® teams and race in the Pro Series Season.

F1 2016 World Champions

Rules/ info

Participants must be 16+ years old and not part of a professional esports team

The F1 Esports Series 2018 is open to residents of all countries where the F1™ 2018 Game is available and who own a Xbox One, Xbox One S, Xbox One X, PS4, PS4 Pro or suitable Windows PC.

Participants also require Xbox Live Gold Membership or PSN Membership with a suitable internet connection. Download the complete rulebook below.

Tournament Rules