World's Fastest Gamer

World's Fastest Gamer

  • 2019
  • 2 Seasons

This Gripping story offers a behind the scenes look at how McLaren launched a search for a new simulator driver from within the previously untapped world of Esports.

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The seat
6. The seat
June 12, 2020
We return to Las Vegas for the final race. F1 and Indycar aces Juan Pablo Montoya and Rubens Barichello crown the winner who now joins a pro team for a full season of racing with F1 Champion Jenson Button's race team, Jenson Team Rocket RJN
The pressure mounts
5. The pressure mounts
June 12, 2020
Pressure mounts as the legendary Laguna Seca circuit and its famous Corkscrew await the remaining competitors. This is their last chance to impress the judges in real race cars before a high stakes sim race in San Francisco where the finalists are chosen.
Team ways to speedways
4. Team ways to speedways
June 12, 2020
The contestants face their deepest fears as they're confronted with 800 horsepower dirt track sprint cars , 'It's like a tractor, a tractor that's trying to kill you'.
Heartbeats to hot laps
3. Heartbeats to hot laps
June 12, 2020
As the competition heats up the contestants face a battery of mental, physical and psychological tests before heading to the West's oldest racetrack in Willow Springs. Tension mounts as the first eliminations loom.
Finding fast and keeping cool
2. Finding fast and keeping cool
June 12, 2020
The contestants get their first taste of a future racing lifestyle as they travel to the ultimate motorsport country club in Palm Springs. F1 ace and Indy 500 Champion Juan Pablo Montoya oversees their first test in real race cars.
Have you got what it takes?
1. Have you got what it takes?
June 12, 2020
10 of the world's fastest gamers compete to turn gaming skills into a real life racing contract. The journey starts in Las Vegas where the contestants have to choose their weapon from a fleet of dream supercars from Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini, Mercedes and Corvette. This isn't a game any more.
Description

This Gripping story offers a behind the scenes look at how McLaren launched a search for a new simulator driver from within the previously untapped world of Esports.World's Fastest Gamer is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on January 10, 2019.

World's Fastest Gamer is available for streaming on the ESPN website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch World's Fastest Gamer on demand at Amazon Prime.

  • Premiere Date
    January 10, 2019