Ben Drives Red Bull

Ben Stokes will drive for Aston Martin Red Bull Racing in the Virtual Vietnam GP, this coming Sunday (5 April). Ben will race alongside Formula 1 ace Alex Albon in the Red Bull team.

Ben’s fans from around the world, can watch him race live on the Official Formula 1 YouTube Channel. The race starts at 8.00pm BST.

The virtual GP series uses the Official F1 2019 game.

This will be the second GP in the F1 Esports series, with racing taking place each weekend until May.

The Esports series allows fans to fuel their F1 passion while live racing is under the Covid-19 red flag.

The 28-lap race will be aired live from the Gfinity Esports Arena in London. Although, the “drivers” will race remotely.

Ben, who is a Red Bull ambassador, tweeted, “3 days of practice so now going to do my first custom GP with 5 races in Australia…this is incredibly hard btw so need a little assistance.”

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