Five days to go: Supercars Eseries draft closes August 15
By Charlie Bullis
Time is running out to enter the Cash Converters Supercars Eseries Draft, with entries closing Sunday August 15.
Giving fans the opportunity to compete within the Supercars Pro Series component of this year's Eseries, the first stage of the draft opened on August 8.
Running over six weekly rounds from August 25th to September 29, the Eseries will take place on the iRacing platform.
Consisting of two championships within the series: the All Stars – consisting of main game Supercars and Dunlop Super2 drivers; and the Pro Series – with elite gamers representing Supercars teams.
With over $26,000 worth of prizes up for grabs, the stakes are high.
Set to uncover some of the best Australian and New Zealand sim racers, the racers will be drafted to participate within the series on behalf of official Supercars teams or a standalone private entries.
Once in iRacing, join the 2021 Cash Converters Supercars Eseries Draft time attack session and complete a valid lap around the Phillip Island circuit using either the Supercar Ford Mustang GT or Supercar Holden ZB Commodore.
At the conclusion of Stage 1, the top 10 fastest lap times set by eligible entrants will proceed to Stage 2.
Stage 2 (Wednesday 18th August)
The top 10 fastest eligible entries will go head to head in a closed round simulation.
There will be qualifying and three races. Points will be awarded to drivers based on their finishing position in each race.
At the conclusion of Race 3, drivers will be seeded in order of their total accumulated points.
Stage 3 (Friday 20th August)
Drivers will be ranked by the total accumulated points received in Stage 2. For example, draft pick 1 will have the most amount of points, with draft pick 10 the least amount of points.
Teams will put forward their order of preference and will be allocated a driver based on their draft pick number.