ASUS Republic of Gamers and TUF Gaming Rejoin Season 2 as Official Hardware Partner of FCP Euro GT World Challenge America Esports Championship

12 November 2020

Following the success of ASUS and SRO America’s partnership during the inaugural GT World Challenge America esports championship (GT Rivals), ASUS’ Republic of Gamers (ROG) and TUF Gaming brands continue as the Official Hardware Partner for Season Two. 

Kicking off this past Sunday, the FCP Euro GT World Challenge America Esports Championship will feature real world professional and sim drivers, across five rounds with two classes - GT3 and GT4 - on the popular PC racing simulator Assetto Corsa Competizione. 

“We’re thrilled to welcome back ASUS with the Republic of Gamers and TUF Gaming brands to power our second season of esports action,” said Robbie Montinola, Director of Marketing, SRO Motorsports America. “The high performance and premium quality of their gaming hardware truly enhance the sim racing experience.” 

ASUS Republic of Gamers and TUF Gaming empowers sim racers and gamers with the tools they need to perform at their best. From innovative gaming desktops to monitors, top-of-the-line graphics cards and motherboards, there’s a Republic of Gamers and TUF Gaming solution for PC DIY enthusiasts and gamers of all experience levels. More than just hardware, ROG has also played an active role since 2006 in the global gaming community through partnerships at events and with gaming personalities and organizations, with the goal of fostering greater gaming experiences for all.

For sim racers looking to start their own PC DIY journey and join the competition, check out ASUS’ PC DIY learning hub, featuring a handy, step-by-step guide and additional resources and content for builders of all experience levels. ASUS will also be hosting the inaugural PC DIY Day on December 3rd to celebrate its PC DIY legacy and community of new and experienced PC builders, modders and gamers with educational videos, giveaways and contests.

“Since 2006, ASUS has been dedicated to bringing innovative gaming components and PCs to our global community of PC DIY enthusiasts and gamers. As the returning Official Hardware Partner of SRO America’s globally recognized GT World Challenge America, we are proud to introduce our legacy of PC DIY design and innovation to even more world-class professional and sim drivers as well as sim racing fans!” said Yen Hoang, Senior Manager of Brand Marketing at ASUS North America.

To expand on the partnership for Season Two, ASUS Republic of Gamers hardware will power racers during the season with the recently released ROG Strix GT (G15CK) gaming desktop PC. Providing racers with a high-performance gaming desktop to power them to the winner’s circle. In addition, custom sim racing PC’s utilizing the latest and greatest ROG components will be built and offered to enthusiasts through giveaways at the end of the season.

Event Schedule 

  • November 8th - Round 1 @ Nurburgring
  • November 15th - 6hrs of Spa-Francorchamps Invitational
  • November 22nd - Round 2 @ Bathurst
  • December 6th - Round 3 @ Zandvoort
  • December 20th - Round 4 @ Monza
  • January 10th - Round 5 @ Laguna Seca

How To Watch 

To learn more about ASUS Republic of Gamers, please visit rog.asus.com