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SAUDI ARABIA TO HOST FORMULA E'S FIRST NIGHT RACE

  • Publish date: Wednesday، 25 November 2020 Last update: Thursday، 25 February 2021
SAUDI ARABIA TO HOST FORMULA E'S FIRST NIGHT RACE

Saudi Arabia will host Formula E's first-ever night race with a double-header in Diriyah next February, the all-electric series announced on Tuesday.

Organisers said low consumption LED floodlights would be powered by fully renewable energy, using low-carbon certified hydrogenated vegetable oil made from sustainable materials.

Diriyah has hosted Formula E since 2018 and next year’s races will be the third and fourth in a championship that starts in Chile.

Saudi Arabia is also due to host a Formula One race for the first time next year and that will also be at night, in Jeddah in November