F1 • FORMULA 1 ARAMCO UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX • 2020
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START RACING!
— In-game description.
Quote Natalia.png
Complete the FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX 2020 Special Event within 5 days to earn a 2020 Season Formula 1® Car and the United States Grand Prix™ Tuning Setup!
— Natalia, Agent

Formula 1® United States Grand Prix™ 2020 is the ninth and final challenge of nine Grand Prix™ Special Events in Real Racing 3. It gives the players a chance to win a 2020 Season Formula 1® car of their choice. The player can participate in this event with any car, already owned or not. Ability to take the same car into multiple Special Events is noted as the main purpose of renewed Motorsports. There is no restriction on participation in several Grand Prix simultaneously.

Formula 1® United States Grand Prix™ 2020 is part of the Formula 1® and McLaren 765LT Update (v9.1), and starts at the earliest on Sunday, February 7th, 2021.

The five Stages of this Special Event are a typical Formula 1® racing weekend for the player to go through, driving their chosen car on Circuit of The Americas: Free Practice (Stages 1 & 2), Qualification (Stage 3) and Race (Stages 4 & 5). Each following Stage unlocks immediately upon completion of the previous one.

2020 Season Formula 1® cars

List of 2020 Formula 1® cars the players can choose:

2020 Season Formula 1® cars

RENAULT R.S.20 RED BULL RACING RB16 ALPHATAURI AT01 FERRARI SF1000 MERCEDES-AMG F1 W11 EQ PERFORMANCE HAAS VF-20 ALFA ROMEO RACING C39 McLAREN MCL35 RACING POINT RP20 WILLIAMS FW43

The 2020 Season Formula 1® cars have been added to Daily Race (Formula 1®), 2020 Champion Series and 2020 Invitational Series in the Formula 1® Hub.

Rewards

2020 Season Formula 1® car

To win a car, the player must complete the event within 5 days (24 x 7 = 120 hours) from the moment of entry. During this period, the countdown is displayed on corresponding special event tab. The remaining days and hours are displayed rounded and change every half day, then half hour, and so on. If time runs out, the player will not earn a car, although the event will remain open for completion, and other rewards (see below) are obtainable still.

FORMULA 1 ARAMCO UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX 2020 Choose Your Car.png

The player can choose any car that isn't owned yet on the final "Event Complete. Choose Your Car" dialog of the event regardless of the car used to win the event.
Obtaining any car unlocks 2020 Champion Series.

Bonus Rewards for Goal and Stage completion

For successful completion of certain Stages and/or Goals the players are rewarded with Bonus M$ and Gold,

Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png 200,000 and 50 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png in total.

For the distribution of rewards, please see the Completion Rewards section below.
Bonus M$ don't count towards a player's M$ Daily Cap (always) and are also credited in excess of the M$ Wallet Cap (when reached only).
There is no time restriction to get these bonuses.

Tuning Setup (reward)

Although the player purchases Tuning Steps for the full price, the game presents resulting Setup as a reward available after the Special Event for any car within the same Motorsport group via Tuning Setup Inventory.
The player is rewarded with the Tuning Setup as soon as the event is completed.

70th Anniversary Liveries (5 events)

F1 Academy Car Livery 70th Anniversary Liveries SE.png

Upon successful completion of five of the season's events, the player is rewarded with 70th Anniversary Liveries for F1® Academy Car and Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png 100,000.
There is no foreseeable time limit for completion.

McLaren MP4/4 (all 9 events)

Upon completion of all of the season's nine events, the player is rewarded with McLaren MP4/4 and Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png 250,000 or, in case the car is owned already, 150 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png and Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png 500,000. Along with the car or Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png replacement, MP4/4 WORLD TOUR unlocks, and this is the only way to unlock the series.

F1 Academy Car Livery We Race As One SE.png

The "We Race As One" F1® Academy Car livery, which is also awarded for participation in eponymous time trial competition, will be earned by completing all nine events too.
There is no foreseeable time limit for completion.

PR & Prices

Tune your car and level up your Driver and Team Principal to meet the required PR
— In-game description.

Maximum required PR for this event is 126.8 - 127.2 depending on chosen car, and is distributed by team and goal as follows:

Required PR for [Stage].[Goal] by Team
Group Base Team(s) 1.1-2.3 2.4-3.3 3.4-4.3 4.4-5.3 5.4-5.5
115.6
ALFA ROMEO RACING ORLEN 2020 flag.png SCUDERIA ALPHATAURI HONDA 2020 flag.png HAAS F1® TEAM 2020 flag.png WILLIAMS RACING 2020 flag.png
115.6 118.3 121.3 124.3 126.8
115.8
SCUDERIA FERRARI 2020 flag.png McLAREN F1® TEAM 2020 flag.png BWT RACING POINT F1® TEAM 2020 flag.png RENAULT DP WORLD F1® TEAM 2020 flag.png
115.8 118.5 121.5 124.5 127.0
115.9 ASTON MARTIN RED BULL RACING 2020 flag.png 115.9 118.6 121.6 124.6 127.1
116.0 MERCEDES-AMG PETRONAS FORMULA ONE® TEAM 2020 flag.png 116.0 118.7 121.7 124.7 127.2

Please note: In the PR field of the tables below max PR for the Goal is given.

Tuning Setup

Tuning Step prices, Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Step Gearbox
Mapping
Power Unit
Optimization
Brake
Calibration
Suspension
Adjustments
1 82,300 109,800 73,200 93,800
2 88,400 117,900 78,600 100,700
3 91,500 122,000 81,300 104,200
4 92,700 123,600 82,400 105,600
5 93,300 124,400 83,000 106,300
6 122,000 · 108,400 138,900
7 195,200 · 173,500 222,300
8 213,500 · 189,800 ·
9 · · · ·
10 · · · ·
Sum 978,900 597,700 870,200 871,800
Total = 3,318,600

"Tuning Setups are uniquely tailored to each event" by limiting maximum number of Tuning Step for every stat, available for purchase during that event. Maximum numbers of Tuning Steps for this event are:

F1 TUNING SETUP
Speed Icon.png Gearbox Mapping 8
Acceleration Icon.png Power Unit Optimization 5
Braking Icon.png Brake Calibration 8
Grip Icon.png Suspension Adjustments 7
United States Grand Prix™ 2020
A balanced setup that leans towards top speed and braking performance without sacrificing acceleration and grip. A measured setup to tackle both the many turns of COTA, as well it's long straight.
— In-game description.

Currently, unbought Tuning Steps are available through the Tuning Setup Inventory for the same price.

Driver & Team Principal

For Driver & Team Principal rates and effects please see Tuning, Drivers, & Principals article.

FAQ and Tips

Before starting the Formula 1® United States Grand Prix™ 2020 special event, please view:

Please refer to generic RR3_Wiki:Real Racing 3 Tips and FAQ as well.

Stage 01
Free Practice 1

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the first stage (Free Practice 1) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png20,000 and 5 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png. Throughout the first stage, players will have to race the 2020 season Formula 1® car on Circuit of The Americas.

Quote Eric.png
Welcome to Austin, Texas Champ! Home of the Formula One® United States Grand Prix.

Looking forward to working with you this week to deliver another podium finish. Let's collect some data on your new setup for this year's race.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Quote Natalia.png
You have been lent a/an [chosen 2020 Formula 1® car].

All upgrades, customizations and VIP will remain on the car permanently, whether you acquire it from this event or buy it later
— Natalia, Agent
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
1.1 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
116.0
10,800 600 227 10
Complete a lap in under 1:42
1.2 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
116.0
10,800 600 357 10
Maintain an average speed of at least 120 mph (193 kph)
1.3 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
116.0
10,800[1] 600[1] 143[1] ?
Draft for 1093.6 yd (1000 m) before the end of the straight
1.4 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
116.0
-[2] -[2] ?[2] 10
Reach a Speed Target Count of 180 mph (290 kph) 4 times
Quote Eric.png
That's a wrap for FP1. The car's looking good. We'll focus on the tire strategy in the next practice session.
— Eric, Auto Engineer

Stage 02
Free Practice 2

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the second stage (Free Practice 2) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png30,000 and 5 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png. Throughout the second stage, players will have to race the 2020 season Formula 1® car on Circuit of The Americas.

Quote Eric.png
Welcome to Free Practice 2. The Circuit of the Americas is one of the best tracks on the F1 calendar for overtaking.

Soft tires will allow you to best capitalise on the track. Let's practice with them now.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
2.1 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
116.0
10,800 600 227 20
Warm up your tires[3] to 100% before you complete a lap in under 1:40
Quote Eric.png
Great lap! You'll have a boost to your grip for this next stint.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
2.2 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
116.0
21,600[4] 1,100[4] 588[4] 20
Maintain an average speed of 132 mph (212.4 kph) or above whilst managing your tires
2.3 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
116.0
10,800 600 294 20
Win with a lead of 200 yd (182.9 m)
2.4 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
118.7
21,600[1] 1,100[1] 558[1] 20
Overtake 9 times without going off-track[5]
Quote Eric.png
Based on the data we have the team is feeling confident that we can go for a two-stop strategy next week. Using soft tires will help you get a grip with those turns.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Quote Michael.png
Speaking of soft, why don't you head back to the hotel and get some rest. Tomorrow is qualifying!
— Michael, Manager

Stage 03
Qualifying

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the third stage (Qualifying) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png40,000 and 10 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png. Throughout the third stage, players will have to race the 2020 season Formula 1® car on Circuit of The Americas.

Quote Michael.png
Morning, champ. It's Qualifying time. I think we know this course well now, I don't expect you having any trouble getting yourself a good spot on the grid!
— Michael, Manager
Quote Eric.png
We shouldn't have any trouble getting into Q3, but after that we can expect the competition to really stiffen. Good luck out there.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
3.1 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
118.7
10,800 600 227 30
Finish the lap in 1:31
3.2 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
118.7
10,800 600 237 30
Finish the next lap within 1:30 and without overheating
3.3 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
118.7
21,600 1,100 463 30
Set the fastest lap
Quote Eric.png
Great job! We're through to Q3!
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
3.4 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
121.7
10,800 600 234 30
Finish the next lap within 1:28 without going off-track for more than 1 sec
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Yes! That lap was amazing! Eric, what are we looking at here? Where did we place?
— Michael, Manager
Quote Eric.png
Yep, great driving champ. No doubt. However, just as I suspected, there was quite a turn out today from your opponents...

...It's seeming like it's too close to call. We are going to have to wait a bit for the qualifying times to be reviewed. Hang five champ.
— Eric, Auto Engineer

Stage 04
Formula 1 United States Grand Prix 2020

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the fourth stage (Formula 1 United States Grand Prix 2020) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png60,000 and 10 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png. Throughout the fourth stage, players will have to race the 2020 season Formula 1® car on Circuit of The Americas.

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There were a few irregularities with the lap time recordings... The other teams are contesting our times. The Stewards are having us start from P7 for tomorrow.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Quote Michael.png
What! We shouldn't be accepting that! We're going to fight this!
— Michael, Manager
Quote Eric.png
Let's not waste any time getting lawyers involved and just stay focused on the race. If we did really have the fastest time we'll prove it with a podium.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
4.1 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit 1
121.7
10,800[6] 600[6] 216[6] 50
Place at least 5th without overheating the engine or damaging the vehicle
4.2 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
121.7
10,800[7] 600[7] 272[7] 50
Place at least 4th whilst drafting 3280 yards (3000 m)
4.3 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
121.7
21,600[8] 1,100[8] 560[8] 50
Without forcing any opponent off-track, place at least 3rd without damaging your car
4.4 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
124.7
21,600[9] 1,100[9] 471[9] 50
Place at least 3rd while managing your tires
Quote Eric.png
Box box, box box. Make sure to hit the markers.

Let's get this done fast. Pulling into the pitstop now.
— Eric, Auto Engineer

Stage 05
Formula 1 United States Grand Prix 2020

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the fifth stage (Formula 1 United States Grand Prix 2020) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png50,000, 20 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png, and, within 5-day limit, 2020 season Formula 1® car of their choice. Throughout the fifth stage, players will have to race the 2020 season Formula 1® car on Circuit of The Americas.

Quote Eric.png
Ok, we're done. Back on the track. You're equipped with the soft tires now.

We've fallen back to P5 but the numbers tell us a clear and convincing story - We're going to win this race.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
5.1 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
3
124.7
-[10] -[10] ?[10] 80
Place at least 4th while warming up your tires and maintaining an average speed of 135 mph (217[11] kph)
Quote Eric.png
Tire temperatures are looking good, you should feel a noticeable improvement in the corners for this next stint.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
5.2 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
124.7
21,600[12] 1,100[12] 579[12] 80
Without forcing any opponents off-track, place at least 3rd without damaging your car
Quote Eric.png
P3! Well done. We are already halfway through the race.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
5.3 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
3
124.7
32,400[13] 1,700[13] 856[13] 80
Place at least 2nd and tailgate 1st position with 100 yd (91 m) for 30 sec
5.4 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
3
127.2
32,400 1,700 698 120
Maintain position until the tires reach 100% grip, then finish in 1st place
Quote Eric.png
Tires are ready. You've got extra grip for this next one. Take it home!
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
5.5 CupCup Circuit of The Americas – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
5
127.2
54,000 2,800 1,131 120
Win the FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX 2020 with a lead of at least 209 yd (200 m) and without forcing any opponents off-track
Event complete
CONGRATULATIONS!
— In-game description.
Quote Michael.png
You did it! You've won the race. Plain and simple.
— Michael, Manager
Quote Eric.png
You bet Champ! And a clear and convincing victory is just what the people need right now. Well done!
— Eric, Auto Engineer

Completion Rewards

Stage Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png Other rewards
01 Free Practice 1 20,000 5
02 Free Practice 2 30,000 5
03 Qualifying 40,000 10
04 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix 2020 60,000 10
05 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix 2020 50,000 20 Win 2020 Season Formula 1® car
Unlock 2020 Champion Series
Total 200,000 50
You've won the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix 2020!
CONGRATULATIONS
— In-game description.

Footnotes

  1. 1.0 1.1 The upper limit of Driver XP is given.
  2. First place is out of reach;
    rewards for 20th place are: Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png550, 480 Fame and 16 Driver XP.
  3. Going off-track cools down the tires.
  4. Rewards for 10th place are: Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png5950, 690 Fame and 161 Driver XP.
  5. Maximum time off-track is 1 second.
  6. Rewards for 5th place are: Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png7000, 450 Fame and 140 Driver XP.
  7. Rewards for 4th place are: Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png7850, 470 Fame and 197 Driver XP.
  8. Rewards for 3rd place are: Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png17300, 880 Fame and 447 Driver XP.
  9. Rewards for 3rd place are: Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png17300, 880 Fame and 377 Driver XP.
  10. First place is out of reach;
    rewards for 4th place are: Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png23500, 1320 Fame and 591 Driver XP.
  11. Average speed is actually 217.2 kph! 217.1 white, 217.2 green.
  12. Rewards for 3rd place are: Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png17300, 880 Fame and 463 Driver XP.
  13. Rewards for 2nd place are: Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png28350, 1530 Fame and 749 Driver XP.
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