The ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge will be powered by ASUS ROG and SCAN

The Republic of Gamers becomes the Republic of Racers

The ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge will be powered by ASUS ROG and SCAN

The ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge will be powered by ASUS ROG and SCAN

Formula E is colliding with the world of PC gaming to create the "ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge", bringing to the world nine weeks of racing action with the co-operation of all the drivers and teams within the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. 

This esports competition will allow Formula E racing to continue despite the coronavirus crisis, allowing fans of the sport to donate funds to UNICEF to fund emergency projects around the world. These projects will include supplying protective gear to healthcare workers, create home learning schemes for children and other vital projects. 

Drivers will be using Factor 2 racing simulators, which will be powered by systems from SCAN Computers which use ASUS' Republic of Gamers motherboards, graphics cards and accessories. These systems are designed to allow drivers to race using the rFactor 2 simulators and to stream feeds from these systems onto the internet. All systems will utilise the same PC hardware configurations to offer parity to all drivers. 

ASUS has also confirmed that they will be providing the monitors and headsets used with these simulations systems. Below are the full system specifications of Scan's ROG-Powered 3XS Formula-E Competiton systems. 

PC Specs

System: 3XS Formula-E Competition
MB: ROG Strix B360-H Motherboard
CPU: Intel Core i7 9700K
Cooler: 3xs 240mm AIO Liquid Cooler
Memory: 16GB Corsair Vengeance DDR4
SSD: 1TB Intel 660P NVMe SSD
GPU: ROG Strix GeForce RTX 2060 Super
Monitor: ROG Strix XG32VQ
Headset: ROG Delta

The ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge kicks off with a pre-season test this Saturday, April 18th, and will broadcast globally across the Formula E Facebook, YouTube Twitch and Twitter platforms, with the coverage of the full season also broadcast to Formula E’s network of broadcast partners from April 25th with the full Formula E World broadcast team calling the action remotely.

The ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge will be powered by ASUS ROG and SCAN  

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