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Valtteri Bottas

Video: Sim racer beats Bottas at Race of Champions

In a remarkable victory for the sim racing team, Lucas Blakeley defeated F1 driver Valtteri Bottas during the Nations Cup contest.

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The winner of the Race of Champion's sim racing contest eRoC, Lucas Blakeley, defeated F1's only 2023 representative Valtteri Bottas during the Nation's Cup contest.

The finalists of the Race of Champions sim racing contest, teamed up to take part in the first round of the Nation's Cup contest.

Sim racers Lucas Blakeley and Jarno Opmeer faced off against Bottas and two-time F1 World Champion Mika Hakkinen.

Following Blakeley's victory, the sim racing duo remarkably defeated Team Finland and progressed into the quarter-finals.

Blakeley also made headlines at the 2022 event by defeating Sebastian Vettel.

Watch the shock victory below:


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