The ABB FIA Formula E Championship returns to the historic surrounds of Diriyah for the double-header 2019/20 season opener. Witness the beginning of a new chapter of Formula E as 24 cars and drivers go head-to-head in Saudi Arabia.
More excitement in the historic Diriyah
So many stories are set to be told on the ancient Arabian streets: what impact will Porsche and Mercedes-Benz have on all-electric racing? Will Jean-Eric Vergne open his title defence with a win, or will he be outshined by his new teammate and 2018 Diriyah E-Prix race winner, Antonio Felix da Costa? Or will one of the new breed of rookies – including reigning Formula 2 Champion, Nyck de Vries – rise up to be a new challenger? Get ready for a page turner as another year of electrifying motorsport begins in Diriyah.
Launching the Diriyah Season
Diriyah Season is an unmissable set of international sports and entertainment events, happening at a UNESCO heritage sight, Diriyah, the birth place of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. As part of the ambitious vision 2030, Saudi Arabia has recently launched its Tourist visa and is inviting sports fanatics, entertainment seekers, passionate tourists, foodies and shoppers from all over the world to enjoy a month of energy, excitement, elegance, and memorable moments as the world comes to Diriyah.
Experience thrills on and off the track
Immerse yourself in Formula E’s dedicated fan festival devoted to exploring the racing series, experiencing the latest innovations and enjoying some of the best entertainment alongside all the racing action. Expect an even bigger show in 2019, following on from last year’s festival with live performances from The Black Eyed Peas, Enrique Iglesias, David Guetta and more.
We keep our fingers crossed for Porsche