Acer announces the Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021

April 25, 2021

Open for residents of the UAE, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, and Iraq.

Acer has just announced that registrations for the ultimate Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021 are now open until May 6th, 2021. The esports tournament, powered by F1 legend Romain Groshean’s R8G eSport, will be operated on the AssettoCorsa platform. There will also be special product promotions in collaboration with retail partners Jarir Book Store in Saudi Arabia and X-Cite in Kuwait. Encouraging not just sim racers to join, the Predator Sim Racing Cup also invites fans of motorsports, gamers, and enthusiasts to register.

Two Sim Racing Cups will take place in the Middle East: the Gulf Cup for residents of the UAE, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, and Iraq, and the Red Sea Cup open for residents of KSA and Egypt. Entry for the tournament will be determined through a hot-lap qualifier. Up to 20 single drivers can compete in the national finals lasting 45 minutes.

The national champion will then be automatically be entered to the Internationa Final taking place on May 30th where you will get the chance to race against the other 14 national champions within the EMEA region and the pro drivers of the T8G eSports team.

“Acer has and will continue to pioneer making eSports accessible to everyone and will support new talent at a grassroot level. With the Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021 we have created for the first time our own international and fully digital eSports competition which brings a new level of excitement to sim racers, gamers, racing and motorsport fans with a high attractive price pool for the winners,” said Hajo Blingen, Vice President Marketing, Acer EMEA. “We are extremely excited about this new campaign and working in close collaboration with motorsport legend Romain Grosjean, his R8G eSports team and top retail partners up to 30 countries.

Drivers of the Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021 will get access to a Mercedes-AMG GT3 and race on the historic Monza circuit while the circuit for the International Final will be selected by participating champions by voting.

More details about the Predator Sim Racing Cup 2021 can be found on the following pages:

Gulf Cup

Red Sea Cup 

by Victor Philip Ortiz
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