Double feat during a finale: Maximilian Benecke is a new Esports champion

The races

“It was a tough deteriorate since Diogo Pinto and we were neck-in-neck right adult until a final event. This creates my feat even sweeter,” says Benecke after a doubleheader on a digital chronicle of a Spanish Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. The 3 best-placed drivers in a final rankings are awarded a sum of 25,000 Euros in esteem money: Benecke earns 12,000 Euros for a altogether victory, Diogo Pinto (Portugal) takes home 8,000 Euros for second place and Christopher Dambietz (Germany) receives 5,000 Euros for third.

A sum of 21 sim racers lined adult on a starting grid in their Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars (Gen. 991.2) to tackle a deteriorate finale. The limelight was on a pretension duel between championship personality Benecke and his pursuer Pinto. In a initial race, polesitter Benecke set a theatre for a rough preference when he done a ideal getaway to take a lead and scored a convincing win over Dambietz and Alexander Thiebe (Germany). The dual British sim racers Dylan Scrivens and David Williams followed in fourth and fifth place. Pinto, however, was hampered by bad luck. After a collision on a initial lap, a 19-year-old prohibited contender for a pretension had to park his car in a pits early.

In a second race, many drivers took a aloft risk. Viewers examination around live tide on a YouTube channel of a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland and Porsche’s central Twitch comment witnessed a retaining competition with Benecke rising as a lights-to-flag winner. The 27-year-old again kick Dambietz. “I shielded third place in a altogether standings, that was my goal. At a commencement of a season, we wasn’t means to grasp good results, differently we might’ve been means to do more,” explains Dambietz. Pinto done an considerable assign by a margin – a Portuguese powered from 21st on a grid to take a dwindle in third. Williams crossed a finish line in fourth, with fifth place going to Simon Amoser (Switzerland).

Season 3 of a Porsche Esports Carrera Cup Deutschland consisted of 16 races in total. Benecke not usually surfaced a altogether rankings though also won many of a races (nine wins). In serve to a dual championship races, a final eventuality also enclosed dual uncover races with obvious online gamers. These calm creators gathering a stream chronicle of a Porsche 911 GT3 Cup (Gen. 992), that was recently combined to iRacing. Dan Suzuki won both races.

“The culmination wraps adult a good deteriorate for a Porsche Esports Carrera Cup Deutschland. Congratulations to Maximilian Benecke, who warranted a pretension with dual victories during a final event. After a practical racing, we lapse to a genuine cockpit subsequent weekend. There’ll be some nail-biting decisions in a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland. Three classifications will be motionless and a champion will be crowned,” says Hurui Issak, Project Manager Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland.

Result competition 15, Porsche Esports Carrera Cup Deutschland

1. Maximilian Benecke (Germany)
2. Christopher Dambietz (Germany)
3. Alexander Thiebe (Germany)
4. Dylan Scrivens (Great Britain)
5. David Williams (Great Britain)

Result competition 16, Porsche Esports Carrera Cup Deutschland

1. Maximilian Benecke (Germany)
2. Christopher Dambietz (Germany)
3. Diogo Pinto (Portugal)
4. David Williams (Great Britain)
5. Simon Amoser (Switzerland)

Standings after 16 of 16 races*

1. Maximilian Benecke (Germany), 737 points
2. Diogo Pinto (Portugal), 681 points
3. Christopher Dambietz (Germany), 582 points
4. David Williams (Great Britain), 513 points
5. Ricardo Ferreira (Portugal), 382 points

*Overall standings:

The preview

Thirty-two sim racers will contest and quarrel not usually for a pretension though also 25,000 Euros in esteem money. Like a 7 prior events, a culmination of a 2021 deteriorate will be contested on a iRacing make-believe platform. “I am gay that with a Porsche Esports Carrera Cup Deutschland, we have run a successful digital racing array for a third uninterrupted year. The vast starting grids and action-packed races have shown us that sim racing is intensely attractive. I’m fervent to see who will win a dual finals and come out on top,” says Bastian Schramm, Director Marketing Porsche Deutschland GmbH.

The sim racers collected championship points during 7 events via a deteriorate to secure a starting position for a finale. A sum of over 1,100 Esports players took partial in a subordinate sessions for a particular events. The tip 32 online racers of a championship make adult a margin on a Spanish Formula 1 circuit on Sunday. The programme consists of dual 30-minute races – during that drivers can collect a limit of 100 points.

The prohibited favourites for a pretension embody Maximilian Benecke (Germany) and Diogo Pinto (Portugal). In a final, a dual sim racers from a gifted Esports group Porsche24 Driven by Redline are dynamic to build on their clever performances from a deteriorate so far: Both 27-year-old Benecke and 19-year-old Pinto renowned 7 victories any and so tackle a final with confidence. Both of them had formerly showcased their imagination in a Porsche TAG Heuer Esports Supercup.

Show races with some renowned names

In serve to a dual finals, spectators can also demeanour brazen to dual uncover races with some renowned names including a YouTuber “Dave Gaming”, a obvious online pennon Matt Malone as good as Mathieu Wacker, who represents a YouTube channel “DiePixelHelden”

The deteriorate culmination of a Porsche Esports Carrera Cup Deutschland starts on Sunday during 16:15 (CEST) and will be promote on a official Porsche Twitch account and a Porsche Carrera Cup Deutschland YouTube channel. In serve to his coming in a uncover races, motorist Nico Menzel will be a co-commentator. The finish starting lineup and serve information about a final of a Porsche Esports Carrera Cup Deutschland is also accessible at

Points’ standings before a final*

1. Maximilian Benecke (Germany), 637 points
2. Diogo Pinto (Portugal), 628 points
3. Christopher Dambietz (Germany), 492 points
4. David Williams (Great Britain), 440 points
5. Gianni Vecchio (Germany), 363 points

*Overall standings:

Schedule 2021 Porsche Esports Carrera Cup Deutschland finale

16:35 to 16:50: Qualifying for a uncover races
16:50 to 17:20: Show races
18:05 to 18:19: Qualifying for both final races
18:19 to 18:49: Race 1
18:59 to 19:29: Race 2