- The 2023 CORE Diriyah E-Prix is a race doubleheader this Friday and Saturday (January 27th and 28th) featuring the GEN3, the fastest, lightest, most powerful and efficient electric race car ever. debuts in the Middle East.
- CORE is a Saudi Arabia-based brand with lifestyle and wellness at its core.
- The 2023 CORE Diriyah E-Prix is the only event in the Formula E calendar to be held under floodlights illuminated by low-power LED technology.
- Tickets for the event are available now at https://diriyahseason.sa.
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA – Organizers of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship race in Saudi Arabia today announced exclusive lifestyle company CORE as the title sponsor of the 2023 CORE Diriyah E-Prix.
The 2023 CORE Diriyah E-Prix race doubleheader will take place this weekend on Friday 27th January and Saturday 28th January, marking GEN3’s Middle East debut. .
As title sponsor, CORE will feature prominently throughout the 21-turn, 2.495km circuit within the walls of the historic UNESCO-listed town on the outskirts of Saudi Arabia’s capital Riyadh. As the only night race on the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship calendar, the CORE Diriyah E-Prix will be illuminated with low-power LED technology.
Fans attending the 2023 CORE Diriyah E-Prix will see two iconic motorsport names, McLaren and Maserati, line up on the Formula E grid in Diriyah for the first time, competing in 11 and 22 teams alongside Porsche, Jaguar and Nissan. . ABB FIA Formula E World Championship driver.
GEN3 is a giant leap in technology development and innovation, allowing FIA and Formula E engineers to push the boundaries of EV development.
Capable of a top speed of 200mph (322kph), the GEN3 features a smaller chassis optimized for street racing and is 53kg lighter than the GEN2. An additional front powertrain adds his 250kW to his 350kW in the rear, more than doubling the regenerative capacity of his previous GEN2 car to his 600kW, and his 40kW of energy used in the race. % or more is regenerated during braking.
“We are delighted to confirm that CORE will be the title partner for the 2023 CORE Diriyah E-Prix, which will host the second and third rounds of Season 9 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship. 2023 CORE Founder and CEO of CBX, the official promoter of the Diriyah E-Prix: “It’s great to have such a luxury brand partner involved in the race, and we’re thrilled to be under the floodlights in Saudi Arabia at this year’s event.” We can’t wait to see the new, lighter and faster GEN3 cars on the track.”
Mohamed Hefni, Group CEO of CORE, said: “Through this world-class event, CORE will play a role in realizing Vision 2030 by contributing to improving the quality of life for individuals and families, creating jobs, diversifying economic activity and enhancing the status of Saudi Arabian cities. We continue our commitment to fulfill our ambition to be among the best cities in the world.”
Formula E Co-Founder and Chief Championship Officer Alberto Longo said: His CORE Diriyah E-Prix for 2023 is a highlight of our racing calendar and an incredible spectacle of night racing for GEN3 cars with CORE and our dear local his partner. for the first time to welcome TV viewers from all over the world. “
Title Partner CORE is a privately owned Saudi Arabian lifestyle brand with international reach that operates and invests in a full range of quality lifestyle products and services. It currently operates CORE Social Wellness Clubs, CORE Food & Beverage, CORE Residences and CORE Adventure & Excursions.
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