The first ever Red Bull Air Race Virtual World Championship has entered the fifth of six rounds for a lucky winner to get an all expenses paid trip to Las Vegas. Running parallel to the real Air Race World Championship, the virtual world championship is being contested in the free smartphone racing game Red Bull Air Race – The Game for iOS and Android.
So far four tickets have been awarded, and an all-inclusive trip to Las Vegas awaits the last two winners. For those who want a shot at winning, the qualifying round for the fifth race on the Formula 1 racetrack in Spielberg, Austria has now started.
All six winners of the qualifying rounds will experience the real world championship live, however, only one can win the grand finale. The grand finale winner is crowned the RedBull Virtual World Champion and will receive an official trophy, a meet and greet with the real world champion, and a tandem flight in an original Red Bull Air Race plane.
All the dates for the Red Bull Air Race – The Game 2015 Virtual World Championship:
- Chiba, Japan – May 16th + 17th, 2015 – Winner: Xandr A. J. from Russia
- Rovinj, Croatia – May 30th + 31st, 2015 – Winner: Daniel H. from Austria
- Budapest, Hungary – July 04th + 05th, 2015 – Winner: Werner P. from Austria
- Ascot, United Kingdom – August 15th + 16th, 2015 – Winner: Klezsó from Hungary
- Spielberg, Austria – September 05th + 06th, 2015 – Qualifying has started!
- Fort Worth, Texas – September 26th + 27th, 2015
- Grand Finale: Las Vegas, Nevada – October 17th + 18th, 2015
Red Bull Air Race – The Game is available on the App Store for free to download, however, there are in-app purchases to acquire additional in-game currency