F1 Esports Series, Sunday’s China Virtual Grand Prix includes Six F1 drivers

Following the success of the second instalment of the F1 Esports Virtual Grand Prix, six Formula 1 drivers will battle it out at the Virtual Chinese Grand Prix this Sunday, 19th April at 18:00 BST. After winning the last race on his debut, Charles Leclerc will be out for victory once again, as he takes on his fellow Formula 1 competitors, George Russell, Antonio Giovinazzi, Lando Norris, Alex Albon, and Nicholas Latifi on Sunday’s starting grid.… Read the rest

F1 Esports Series, Round One Leaders

Two wins and four overall podiums in the first three races propelled Jarno Opmeer and Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN F1 Esports Team into the lead of the F1 Esports Series as the 2020 campaign began with a bang for the team.

Pitched against the best drivers in the world in the most competitive field in the Series’ history, Opmeer and team-mate, Daniel Bereznay, established themselves as the pair to beat in the first week of the four-event championship, with races in Bahrain, Vietnam and China testing them in a variety of tracks.… Read the rest

F1 2020, ‘Podium Pass’ enters second series

Players can race and unlock 30 new levels of free and VIP content with the launch of F1® 2020 Podium Pass Series Two. Items include exclusive podium celebrations and poses, alongside new car liveries, race suits, helmets, gloves, and badges. Players who purchase Podium Pass VIP can earn back 10,000 credits in virtual currency which can be used to purchase Series Three or items from the in-game Store.… Read the rest

F1 2020 is available

Codemasters®  launched F1® 2020, the official videogame of the 2020 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP for PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X, Windows PC (DVD and via Steam), and Google Stadia.  With two new circuits, the introduction of driver-manager feature, My Team, improved on-track options, and the reintroduction of split-screen and more, F1® 2020 caters for race fans of all levels and experience. Read the rest

F1 2020, ‘Schumacher Deluxe’ is out

F1® 2020 Deluxe Schumacher Edition has launched for PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X, and Windows PC (DVD and via Steam). Celebrating the career of the legendary Michael Schumacher, the Deluxe Schumacher Edition comes with exclusive themed car liveries and driver customization items, including a unique podium celebration.… Read the rest

F1 2020, Red Bull Ring hot-lapped

Codemasters® revealed the latest circuit to feature from F1® 2020’s Hot Lap series. Ahead of this weekend’s revised season opener in Austria, the lap, on the stunning Red Bull Ring, was recorded by the F1® 2020 development team and features Esteban Ocon in his striking Renault.

Returning to F1® in 1970 as the fearsome Osterreichring, the circuit known today as the Red Bull Ring was created over the course of the 1995 to 1996 winter.… Read the rest

F1 2020, A full list of features

Codemasters® confirmed the exciting innovations and core existing features that players will experience with the imminent release of F1® 2020, the official videogame of the 2020 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. With two new circuits, Hanoi Circuit and Circuit Zandvoort, the game caters to driver skills of all levels with My Team, improved on-track options, the reintroduction of split-screen, classic cars, and so much more.… Read the rest

F1 2020, all-action TV advert

Codemasters® revealed the all-action TV advert for F1® 2020, the official videogame of the 2020 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. Featuring ‘Champion’ by Bishop Briggs and Tom Morello, the trailer will air across linear and digital platforms in time for the start of the revised 2020 season and alongside the launch of the game.
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F1 2020, New video gives a tour of Azerbaijan’s Baku City Circuit.

Codemasters® revealed the latest circuit to feature from F1® 2020’s hot lap series. Ahead of this weekend’s Virtual Grand Prix at the same location, the lap, on Azerbaijan’s Baku City Circuit, was recorded by the F1® 2020 development team and features Antonio Giovinazzi in his vibrant Alfa Romeo.

Since its addition to the racing calendar in 2016, the tricky city circuit has quickly become a fan-favorite.… Read the rest

F1 2020, ‘Schumacher Deluxe Edition’

Recognizing the current F1® World Championship record holder, Codemasters® looks at the cars of Michael Schumacher. The in-game trailer, which features in the F1® 2020 Deluxe Schumacher Edition, the official videogame of the 2020 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, remembers the greatest F1® driver of all time with a mix of archive photography and F1® 2020 gameplay.… Read the rest

F1 2020, Hanoi track shown off as latest circuit

Codemasters® unveiled the second new circuit to feature in F1® 2020, the official videogame of the 2020 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. Having revealed Circuit Zandvoort earlier in the campaign, the development team heads to Vietnam for Hanoi Circuit. This city location fuses a street circuit’s characteristics with a permanent track layout.… Read the rest

F1 2020, A look at the Monaco track

Codemasters®  premiered the first F1® 2020 in-game hot lap on Circuit de Monaco, ahead of the iconic circuit’s appearance at this weekend’s Virtual Grand Prix. On the weekend where it was initially scheduled in the F1® calendar, the lap, recorded by the F1® 2020 development team, features Pierre Gasly’s newly re-branded AlphaTauri.… Read the rest

F1 2020, First gameplay trailer released

Codemasters® showcases the first full in-game trailer for F1® 2020, the official videogame of the 2020 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. Against the backdrop of the rousing F1® theme music written by composer Brian Tyler, the trailer celebrates the 70th anniversary of Formula 1® with intense racing wheel-to-wheel battles on some of the season’s most demanding circuits.… Read the rest

F1 2020, Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya explored

Codemasters®  premiered the F1® 2020 in-game hot lap from the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. The lap was recorded by the F1® 2020 development team and features McLaren’s Carlos Sainz on his home circuit.

Following feedback from both drivers and players, improvements have been made by the development team to the 2020 Spanish circuit.… Read the rest

F1 2020, First look at the Zandvoort circuit

Codemasters® premieres Circuit Zandvoort, the first of two new races added to F1® 2020, the official videogame of the 2020 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. Originally scheduled for this weekend in the F1® calendar, Circuit Zandvoort returns for the first time since 1985. The virtual hot lap features the car of Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen on his home circuit.… Read the rest