The Formula E Diriyah E-Prix had much fanfare over the weekend, attracting international stars, including the Canadian model Winnie Harlow, who was part of the thousands who supported 22 of the fastest electric race cars ever built.
“The experience at Formula E is unmatched, and I’ve really enjoyed the vibe, people, atmosphere, and racing. I’ve been to Saudi Arabia a few times and always had a great experience, so I love that Formula E is in Diriyah. Living in a more sustainable world and being able to enjoy motorsports at the same time is incredible,” said Harlow.
On both days, the event also featured a star-studded lineup of Arab and international musicians and DJs, such as Martin Garrix, John Legend, French Montana, Mohamed Hamaki, and Mahmoud el-Esseily.
The CORE Diriyah E-Prix 2023 race was held for the fifth time as part of the ninth season of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship.
The race was attended by royalty, including the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman and Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal bin Abdulaziz, President of the Saudi Water Sports and Diving Federation (SWSDF) Prince Sultan bin Fahd bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz and Prince Khalid bin Sattam bin Saud bin Abdulaziz. Deputy Governor of the Eastern region Prince Ahmed bin Fahd bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, and Prince Fahd bin Turki bin Faisal bin Turki, Deputy Governor of Qassim region.