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Virtual gamers take on Formula One driver David Coulthard

Video games have made many couch potatoes believe they are as good as the professionals at a range of sports, but especially Formula One.

Mike Bushell caught up with former Formula One driver David Coulthard as he took part in a unique experiment.

Racing a road car around Top Gear's course, Coulthard challenged a host of gamers who took part from the safety of an arcade, in a live race.