For years, karting has been considered the best path to becoming a race driver. But recently iRacing ace Max Esterson showed there’s another route. Switching to cars, he won a Team USA Scholarship and then finished first and second in the world’s two most prestigious Formula Ford races.
Has Sim Racing now become the best way to break into motorsport? A group of top drivers including IndyCar’s Pato O’Ward and Le Mans winner Loic Duval express their doubts.