Two familiar faces on the racing scene are thrilled to join the country’s first homegrown eSports program, the Phoenix Pulse Formula V1 Virtual Cup 2020. Celebrity drivers Phoemela Baranda and Rhian Ramos are looking forward to the thrill and the excitement of racing in the virtual arena.
Joining the Phoenix Pulse team, Phoemela Baranda, and Rhian Ramos are among the team members who will be racing at the Phoenix Pulse Formula V1 Virtual Cup 2020.
The online racing event set on October 10 will be a PC-based game run by Assetto Corsa software. Team Phoenix Pulse’s goal in joining the Formula 1 Virtual Cup is to promote Philippine motorsports in a virtual setting, encouraging everyone to make virtual racing as source of leisure and easing every racing fan’s desire to watch car racing.
Both celebrity racers used to race at the Toyota Vios Cup and Formula V1 Endurance Race. With the experiences and lessons gained from the races, Rhian and Phoemela are now ready for the upcoming Phoenix Pulse Formula V1 Virtual Cup 2020. They will be among the drivers in a grid with 20 cars in Amateur Class, and will be joined with other two multi-awarded young drivers Russel Gabriel Cabrera and Joaquin Garrido who will be driving in the PRO Class.