Saturday, October 1

Ford invites second edition of virtual motorsports competition Level Up with Ford between Puerto Rico and Panama

Ford Central America and the Caribbean announced that the second edition of the Level Up virtual automobile event with Ford will take place next Wednesday, December 22, with the participation of the renowned gamers, Tatito Tales and Diana Monsters, representing Puerto Rico and Panama, respectively.

The friendly rematch between the youtuber boricua and the influential Panamanian, which will take place in the Gran Turismo Sport game, will be broadcast live simultaneously from the platforms of Ford Puerto Rico Facebook Y Ford Central America.

The broadcast will begin in Puerto Rico at 12:30 pm and in Panama at 11:30 am.

In this edition of Level Up, Abel Torres, a young man, will also participate as a special guest. simracer Spanish member of Ford Europe Team Fordzilla who, at just 10 years old, won the Spanish Simulation Championship (CES) in the Assetto Corsa Competizione category, racing against drivers of all ages. During the event broadcast, Abel will play with Tatito Tales and Diana Monsters, and answer questions about his career and the trajectory of Team Fordzilla, the first team of e-sports from Ford, launched in 2019 with teams from Germany, Spain, France, Italy and the United Kingdom.

“Ford has always been at the forefront of mobility, including the most innovative trends related to the electrification of automobiles, driver assistance technologies and autonomous driving based on artificial intelligence, among many others. For this reason, we continually explore the synergies between the digital and the real world, recognizing that video games will help us shape mobility in the future, “he said. Vivian T. Dávila, public affairs and communications manager for Ford in Central America and the Caribbean.

During the races in which they will participate through the video game Gran Turismo Sport, published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for PlayStation 4 in 2017, Tatito Tales and Diana Monsters will use high quality and precision 3D Ford models where the design curves, bodywork are highlighted. , lighthouses, among others.

Likewise, they will be able to choose between different circuits that include dirt tracks set in nature, highways and urban areas, perfect to combine according to the type of vehicle.

The first edition of Level Up with Ford took place on National Video Game Day, September 12, 2020. On this occasion, in which Tatito Tales was victorious, the macro-influencers clashed through the motor racing game Forza Motorsport 7. Recognized as one of the best video games in this industry, Forza includes 81 models of Ford vehicles, such as Bronco, F-150 Raptor, Falcon GT, Mustang GT, Shelby GT 350, Cobra, among others.