The world’s most exciting night race celebrates its twelfth edition this year. Here’s an overview of what to expect from the exhilarating event…
‘This race is always a highlight of the season: a great city, which looks really spectacular under the lights with the tricky street circuit below – my favourite kind of track to drive.’
Lewis Hamilton, 5-time FIA Formula 1® Drivers’ World Champion & Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsports Driver.
The world’s most exciting night race celebrates its twelfth edition this year. The FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX 2019 will light up the Lion City between 20–22 September 2019, attracting the fastest drivers on the planet – plus a powerhouse lineup with more than 100 hours of entertainment that includes Swedish House Mafia, Muse, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Gwen Stefani, Fatboy Slim, Hans Zimmer, Toots and The Maytals and many more*.
Prepare to be thrilled
The world’s only full Formula 1® night race – and Asia’s only Formula 1® street circuit – has delivered high-octane thrills, visual fireworks and on- and off-track adventures since its dazzling 2008 debut. It’s arguably one of the most exciting races of the Formula 1® season, thanks to the Marina Bay Street Circuit’s made-for-Instagram good looks and driver-testing technical challenges – plus the electric atmosphere that accompanies after-dark races. Add in balmy, tropical weather, the city’s iconic architecture, world-class performers, an array of incredible choices for food, drink and celebrations, and you’re left with one of the most spectacular events in the racing calendar.
Race start time: 8.10pm
Circuit park area: 799,000 sq m (approximately 80 football fields)
Race direction: anti-clockwise (one of five in the 2019 Formula 1® calendar)
Number of turns: 23 (the most number of turns in the Formula 1® calendar)
Fastest speed: approximately 320 km/hr (between Turns 6 and 7)
9 stages within the Circuit Park; 100+ hours of entertainment
Bound to astound the senses are two new products at the FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX 2019, UPPER DECK and THE CUBE.
Expect an exhilarating experience at the all-new exquisite UPPER DECK, positioned on the upper level of Boardwalk – an exclusive glass-encased facility within the Formula 1 Paddock Club™. The strategic trackside location allows guests to enjoy a breath-taking unobstructed view of the on-track race action on the Pit Straight and the cars as they exit the Pit Lane whilst indulging in a delectable line-up of haute cuisine from the comfort of the air-conditioned facility.
UPPER DECK guests will be able to dine at bespoke specialty concept restaurants at The Garden, partake in the Pit Lane Walk to view the F1® garages, cars and crew up-close as well as indulge in specially-curated activities such as a holistic pampering massage at the COMO Shambhala Spa, clairvoyant readings, exclusive entertainment at the Paddock Club™ stage and much more.
This year’s designer dining line-up at The Garden includes one Michelin-starred Hind’s Head by Heston Blumenthal, globally renowned NOBU by Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, highly-acclaimed Rockpool by Neil Perry, award-winning COMO Dempsey, artisanal sweet treats from Tarte by Cheryl Koh and famed Stockton Bar by Maximal Concepts.
For the ultimate race and VIP concert experience, THE CUBE will offer unsurpassed views of the headlining concerts at the Padang on an elevated triple-level viewing deck overlooking the Padang main stage. Guests will be able to indulge in free flow of Taittinger Champagne, fine wines, premium spirits, beer, soft drinks and canapes in the air-conditioned indoor bars at the PATIO (Level 1), MEZZANINE (Level 2) or at the open-air terrace, the LOFT (Level 3). Guests will also be able to chill at the outdoor lounges at the PATIO and MEZZANINE.
Guests will be able to explore all Zones of the Circuit Park and catch the on-track action from strategically located viewing platforms throughout Zone 1 to Zone 4, including a dedicated viewing platform located between Turn 11 and 12, in addition to enjoying over 100 hours of pure non-stop entertainment on all stages across all zones.
For more information on Upper Deck and THE CUBE is available at www.singaporegp.sg
*Artiste line-up subject to change. Please visit www.singaporegp.sg for updated performances, timings and zones.