back to all news



E-SPORT ATHLETE ALLERT VAN DER WAL WINS THE FIRST FORMULA V CHALLENGE


Winning time even a second faster than Buemi!


On Sunday, at the Auto Zürich, the four best of the four-day qualification determined the first winner of the Formula V Challenge. Allert van der Wal, Fabian Heggli, Roy Ricklin and Phillip Schellenberg competed against each other at 3:00 pm. The semi-finals contested the pilots in an 8-minute race. Allert van der Wal was able to prevail in the first semi-final against Phillip Schellenberg and thus secured his place in the final. In the second semi-final, Roy Ricklin won against Fabian Heggli. The two finalists contested two 4-minute races, after the first four minutes, they exchanged places. The best lap time won, and so Allert van der Wal won the challenge. With his winning time of 1: 11.228 minutes, the Dutchman was even able to completed the Formula E track of New York faster than Formula E star Sébastien Buémi!

Allert van der Wal can look forward to an exciting weekend in Maranello, this was the prize for the winner. The second and third place winners did not go empty-handed: they won a voucher for the first Formula V Racing Lounge, which will be opened in Cham in April 2019. We thank you again for your huge interest in our simulators in Zurich and look forward to seeing you soon in Cham.