Friday, 27 May 2011
NEWS FROM THE GUMBALL 3000 Rally
David Hasselhoff launches the 13th Annual Gumball 3000 Rally in London
London - Paris - Barcelona - Monaco - Venice - Belgrade - Istanbul
Thursday May 26th - Wednesday June 1st
It’s Gumball time again as celebrities and supercars converge on Covent Garden to participate in the annual Gumball 3000 Rally!
On Thursday 26th May over 100 amazing vehicles will set off from London on a 3000 mile journey across 10 countries all the way to Istanbul. Closing roads and city centres (think the ‘Tour de France’ with cars). From London the route incorporates Paris, Barcelona, Monte Carlo (attending the Monaco F1 race), Milan, Venice, Zagreb, Belgrade and Sofia before crossing the finish line in Istanbul on Wednesday June 1st.
The Gumball tour brings its own unique brand of entertainment to each city, hosting incredible supercar and eco car displays, free music concerts and VIP parties with a line up of stars and cars that is unsurpassed! Participants this year include the legendary David ‘The Hoff’ Hasselhoff, hip hop legends EVE, UGK’s Bun B, and Cypress Hill’s DJ Muggs; alongside Football Factory’s Tamer Hassan and Saw’s Costas Mandylor; Boyzone’s Shane Lynch, French footballer Djibril Cissé, NFL legends including New Orleans Saints superstar Reggie Bush, Detroit Lions’ Rookie of the Year Ndamukong Suh and Indianapolis Colts’ linebacker Cody Glenn; rubbing shoulders with legendary skiers, Winter X-Games Gold medallist Jon Olsson and five time Winter Olympic champion Bode Miller; next to the notorious Dirty Sanchez and The Dudesons filming for an MTV ‘Gumball Special’ it’s certain that participants and Gumball fans are definitely in for a treat!
The entry grid is a “who’s who” of the international social scene, where celebrities rub shoulders with Sheikhs, entrepreneurs, oil tycoons, and dot com billionaires, but if the line up of stars doesn’t get your attention then the cars are certain to get you revved up!
The incredible line up includes Pagani Zondas, Bugatti Veyrons, Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Rolls Royces, Bentleys, Aston Martins, Jaguars, Porsches, Morgans and several Lotus’, and this year will also see over 20 eco and concept electric cars take part as Gumball enters a new decade of green motoring!
Contact Frank PR for more information on Gumball3000@frankpr.it