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Sim Racing Viewership Climbed 94% In 6 Months

Sim Racing viewership grew 94% in 6 months

This week, Stream Hatchet analyzed the growth of simulated racing viewership over the past six months. The genre has grown in popularity especially as a form of “sports” during the pandemic which halted most traditional events. Professional sim racers compete in large events from the comfort of their home setup as millions tuned in to watch. Games like iRacing and Assetto Corsa Competizione generated massive viewership north of 20M hours watched in 2020.