Turbulent penultimate Championship race of the season shakes up VCO ProSim Series standings

Turbulent penultimate Championship race of the season shakes up VCO ProSim Series standings

03.03.2021: - Favourites to win titles in the VCO ProSIM SERIES "Championship Race" overall standings involved in accidents. - Sage Karam and Mack Bakkum win races at Spa-Francorchamps circuit - Max Verstappen retires in battle for lead.


- Favourites to win titles in the VCO ProSIM SERIES "Championship Race" overall standings involved in accidents.


- Sage Karam and Mack Bakkum win races at Spa-Francorchamps circuit - Max Verstappen retires in battle for lead.


- Team Redline driver Maximilian Benecke wins race and title in the "Fun Cup" after spectacular overtaking manoeuvre.

 



The penultimate event of the VCO ProSIM SERIES season had a huge impact on the overall standings. The victory in a turbulent "Championship Race" on the "Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps" went to Sage Karam and Mack Bakkum.


As all the other favourites to win the title were involved in accidents and either scored few points or none at all, the winning duo made big leaps forward in the Esports Racer and Real-World Pro rankings.


Current and former Formula 1 drivers Max Verstappen, Rubens Barrichello and Bruno Senna were among those at the start this time. Fan favourite Verstappen retired in the battle for the lead.



Team Redline driver Maximilian Benecke secured first place in the overall standings of the "Fun Cup" early on with his victory in the "Fun Race".




FUN RACE Pole position:


Sebastian Job (Red Bull Racing Esports) 1:48.136 min.
 
Race result (Top-10):
1st place: Maximilian Benecke (Team Redline).
2nd place: Sebastian Job (Red Bull Racing Esports) +0.146 sec.
3rd place: Joshua Rogers (Coanda Simsport) +8.608
4th place: Sindre Setsaas (CoRe SimRacing) +9,553
5th place: Graham Carroll (Red Bull Racing Esports) +10,033
6th place: Alejandro Sánchez (MSi eSports) +11,906
7th place: Kay Kaschube (BS+COMPETITION) +12,478
8th place: Maarten van Loozenoord (R8G Esports) +12,624
9th place: Oscar Mangan (CoRe SimRacing) +13,858
10th place: Martin Krönke (Coanda Simsport) +13,964
 


 
CHAMPIONSHIP RACE

Pole position: Sage Karam 2:11.073 min.
 

Race result (Top-10)*:

1st place: Karam / Backum (Coanda Simsport).
2nd place: Spengler / Krönke (Coanda Simsport) + 0,976 sec.
3rd place: Colombo / Schothorst (Team Redline) + 6,423
4th place: Grinbergas / Ostgaard (Coanda Simsport) +7,664
5th place: Tregurtha / Setsaas (CoRe SimRacing) +12,059
6th place: Thompson / Albert (Altus Esports) 16,827
7th place: Varrone / van Loozenoord (R8G Esports) +18,712
8th place: Visser / Koch (BS+COMPETITION) +19,517
9th place: Morad / Almeida (EG Racing) 20,397
10th place: Pineiro / Kasdorp (-) +25,336
 
*Changes reserved



The season finale of the VCO ProSIM SERIES will take place on 31 March.
 




VCO ProSIM SERIES race calendar:


18 November, 25 November, 16 December, 2 January, 20 January, 10 February, 3 March, 31 March (subject to change).
 



 
ALEXANDER MEY photo @VCOESPORTS


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