The growth of Esport in the world seems unstoppable, more and more large entities believe in this discipline capable of transforming passion into emotions. A very special passion, a « red passion » which, from April, will spread among thousands of simulation pilots all over the world. This year, the championship will offer even more novelties that are sure to ignite the hearts of fans.
The first big change for 2022 is an all new name/look for the team. This will now be called the « Scuderia Ferrari Velas Esports Team » thanks to its new title sponsor: Velas. Velas is a Swiss company focused on the creation and integration of technology products and services, it is led by a diverse team of engineers, cryptographers, researchers and mathematicians. Main star of the blockchain and NFT sector, Velas has distinguished itself by the performance and innovation of the services offered, characteristics that unite it with the Maranello team.
Kamil Pawlowsky, the 24-year-old Polish driver who won the last edition of the Ferrari Esports Series in an intense clash in the last corners of Mugello in December, joins the team which has just been renamed and revamped for the next season. . To make his induction memorable, official Scuderia Ferrari drivers Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz welcomed Kamil upon his arrival in Italy. They presented the talented esports driver with his Ferrari Esports Series Champion trophy, it was the first of many highlights that will surely not be missed this year for new member of the Scuderia Ferrari Velas Esports team in 2022.
More than 30,000 drivers competed last year in the « Ferrari Esports Series » championship, certifying an even greater achievement than the previous edition. Indeed, the championship continues to be a resounding success year after year with the public and the media. The calendar date for the start of the new Ferrari Velas Esports Series 2022 season is March 22 at 9:00 p.m. CET. A special streaming event on Ferrari’s Twitch channel will take place to kick off this new season. Many exclusive guests will be present during this stream during which public registration will officially open.