The Diriyah E Prix is returning with the Formula E World Championship races due to take place on the 27th and 28th of January 2024.
Tickets are now available starting from 100 SAR. The races are due to take place at night in the historical setting of Diriyah and surrounding the At Turaif UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Diriyah E-Prix is a global motorsport event featuring single-seater, electrically powered race cars. Unlike the traditional Formula 1 races, the Diriyah E-Prix is a Formula E event solely relying on electric race cars.
This unique event significantly contributes to sustainable motorsport’s global advancement.
The Evolution of the Diriyah E-Prix
Since its inaugural race in 2018, the Diriyah E-Prix has been a ground-breaking event in Saudi Arabian motorsport history. Having held five successful editions, the forthcoming Diriyah E-Prix 2024 will mark the sixth edition of this exhilarating event.
The 2024 edition is particularly significant as it takes place during the 10th season of the FIA Formula E World Championship, amplifying the overall excitement around the event.
Diriyah, the birthplace of the Saudi Kingdom and a UNESCO World Heritage Site is the majestic backdrop to the electrifying Diriyah E-Prix.
The historic city, with its winding streets and stunning architecture, offers a unique juxtaposition to the ultra-modern, high-tech electric racing cars, providing spectators with a unique sporting experience.
The race track for the Diriyah E-Prix, set in the city’s streets, is a challenging 2.49-kilometre circuit with a mind-boggling 21 turns. The circuit’s complexity makes the race a thrilling spectacle for spectators and a high-stakes challenge for the teams.
To add a further twist, the 2024 race will be held at night under the brilliant lights of Diriyah.
The Diriyah E-Prix brings together the crème de la crème of the global electric racing scene. The event guarantees high-voltage action at every turn, with eleven top-tier teams going head-to-head in specially modified, single-seater, electric Formula E cars.
With the Diriyah E-Prix 2024 just around the corner, tickets are already on sale. Fans can avail of early bird discounts for a limited time, with prices starting from SAR80 for general admission on the first day and SAR136 for the second day.
Grandstand access for the first day is priced at SAR120, while the second day comes at SAR204.
To secure your spot at this electrifying event, head to the WeBook website and make your booking today. Remember, the early bird discounts are available only until November 15, so act fast and grab your tickets now!
More Than Just a Race
The Diriyah E-Prix offers more than just a high-speed race. The event is known for its vibrant entertainment offerings, including a fan festival with immersive activities, delicious food, and live performances.
While the lineup for the 2024 edition is yet to be announced, previous editions have featured big names like John Legend, French Montana, Martin Garrix, and Miguel. Fans can expect a similarly star-studded lineup for the 2024 event.
Furthermore, at the Diriyah e-Prix 2023, spectators witnessed the Gen3, the fastest electric racecar globally, navigating the 2,495-kilometer track in near silence, with the crowd’s cheers compensating for the lack of engine noise.
Making Motorsport History
The Diriyah E-Prix has always been a trailblazer in Saudi Arabian motorsport. The inaugural 2018 race
marked the first time international motorsport fans could enter the country, thanks to a special 30-day visit visa.
The event also made history by allowing female drivers to compete against their male counterparts in Formula E’s Rookie Test.
The Diriyah E-Prix is more than just a race; it’s a testament to Saudi Arabia’s commitment to sustainable practices and technologies. By promoting electric racing, the event offers thrilling motorsport action and propels the global conversation around renewable energy and sustainable transportation.
Get Ready for Action
As the Diriyah E-Prix 2024 countdown begins, motorsport fans worldwide are gearing up for a high-speed, high-energy event. Whether you’re a seasoned motorsport enthusiast or a newbie to the electric racing scene, the Diriyah E-Prix 2024 promises an unforgettable experience.
So mark your calendars and get ready for the ultimate motorsport showdown!
Don’t Miss Out!
With its unique blend of thrilling sports, top-tier entertainment, and commitment to sustainability, the Diriyah E-Prix 2024 is an event not to be missed. So secure your tickets, prepare for an adrenaline rush, and get ready to witness history in the making at the Diriyah E-Prix 2024.