Asphalt 8: Airborne is celebrating the arrival of Porsche with a series of high-speed YouTuber Time Limited Events. Starting on July 6th, these Porsche Hypercups feature five of the best A8 YouTubers and pits each of them against a different track in a Porsche of their choice. Then, the Asphalt team challenges you to beat their times for a chance to win their ride.
Five cars, five cups, five chances to win
Asphalt 8’s team have been buzzing with excitement since they added Porsche to their showroom. They want every player to have a chance to try the 5 incredible sports cars that have been added to the game from the German manufacturer.
The Porsche Hypercups provide exactly this opportunity. Beginning on July 6th the challenges take place in five stages that end on July 27th. Each stage will showcase a different, highly-skilled, A8 YouTuber. One after another, each of these YouTubers is going to test their mettle against a different track in a different Porsche.
Then you can to try and beat them. Take to the same track, in the same model of Porsche, and try to smash their time. During each stage of the Porsche Hypercup you can compete for prizes including Tokens, Credits, and Pro-kits. But the star prize during each stage is the Porsche used by the YouTuber.
And your YouTuber Competitors
Every time a new stage starts, the YouTuber heading the Cup will publish the race on their channel. Watching them and listening to their hints is key to mastering the events and winning the prize.
Our first YouTuber is Fury Hypersonic. Challenging the Dragon Tree track in the Porsche Cayman GT4 on July 6th, Hypersonic is going to be showing their skills around this Tenerife course. And, if you're lucky, they may even share some tips to help you beat their time.
Next up, for the second stage of the event on July 10th, comes Elite HectorX. Taking on the San Diego track in the USA, this YouTuber is going to put the Porsche 911 GT3 RS through its paces. You are then lucky enough to get a chance to win this absolutely sensational machine! (Sorry, the 911 is my favorite).
Third is TheHawtDawg1 on July 14th. This YouTuber is taking on the Dragon’s Den in the Porsche 959. That’s right, the Dawg is going to be taking this German speed machine along the Great Wall of China. Watch and see how this racer sets their intimidating time.
Just two more stages to go, as NEKON takes on the Buddha’s Teachings track on July 19th. Another racer tearing their way across the Great Wall, NEKON is riding in the Porsche 718 Boxster S. Get practicing on this track now to be ready for this stage if you want to take this car home.
On July 23rd the final YouTube competitor is ReV_Tez. Racing in the Porsche 918 Spyder, this race is going to be something special as ReV takes this Supercar around the breath taking streets of the Dubai track. This one is going to get truly competitive, so be ready for the race of your life if you have your eye on this car.
Start your engines
Be ready for the Porsche Hypercups from July 6th to July 27th by subscribing to the Asphalt YouTube channel. You can also follow the game on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. If you haven’t downloaded Asphalt 8: Airborne and its latest update yet, then it's not too late. You can grab it, right now on iOS, Android, and Windows, for free.