Formula E motor Racing Championship event on the streets of Rome – 14th April 2018
For the lucky ones to be visiting the Eternal City this spring, April 14th is one for your diaries! The Formula E championship will be taking place in Rome on the Saturday. Buzzing around the cobbled streets of Rome will be a sight to see for all “petrolheads”.
Formula E, officially the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, is a class of auto racing that uses only electric-powered cars. The series was conceived in 2012, and the inaugural championship started in Beijing on 13 September 2014.
This will be the first time the event has been held in Rome and promises to be a spectacular event. The track is the longest in this Season 4 event at 1.7 miles long(2.86 KM). The track is located in the EUR area of Rome (Esposizione Universale Roma)in the south of the city in which is a 15 minute metro ride from the centre in the district constructed by Musollini and a is residential and business district.
It begins on the Via Cristoforo Colombo – the longest district road in Italy – and its backdrops include the Obelisco di Marconi, a marble-concrete structure built as part of the city’s hosting of the 1960 Olympic Games.
To reach EUR from Palladini Hostel you take a right on leaving the hostel and walk to the end of the steet whether you will reach Termini station, follow left until you reach the entrance to the station and then down the escalator to the Metro. You will need to take the BLUE line in the direction of Laurentina and get off at the EUR Palasport.
For information about tickets Click HERE .
Away from the track, there’s the Allianz E-Village – a full day festival of entertainment and innovation for families and fans of all ages. As well as being home to the driver autograph session, there’s the opportunity to get involved with a variety of fantastic displays and activities, such as:
- The latest electric & hybrid vehicles in the Drive Zone
- The chance to compete against the Formula E drivers within the Gaming Zone
- Attend the autograph session and meet your favourite drivers before the race
- Enjoy live music in the Stage Zone
- Sample a range of authentic local food and drink in the Taste Zone
Palladini Hostel Accomodation
If you are planning to visit Rome of the event come stay with us at the Palladini , we offer a variety of Private Rooms ensuite and dorm rooms for the traveler on a budget. We offer kitchen facilities and a relaxing lounge room to kick back use the free WIFI and chat with the other guests of the hostel.
For availability and booking at the hostel you can check the link here PALLADINI HOSTEL BOOKINGS