Vodafone had organized a formula one car run on India roads in front of more than 10,000 enthusiasts today morning. The event saw Lewis Hamilton drive his Vodafone McLaren Mercedes MP4-23 race car (2008 championship winning machine) at Nice Road, near Bengaluru while some lucky customers got the privilege of hot laps with Lewis and also visiting the pit garage to see the technology behind the team. The atmosphere at the NICE road was electrifying to say the least. The road looked like a Formula 1 track complete with grand stand the pit garage.
Vodafone has also launched ‘Vodafone Race to Fame’ comprising of two different challenges ‘Vodafone Race to Fame- Life in the fast lane’ where lucky winners will get ‘a-money-can’t-buy’ experience, to live the weekend of their lives with the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team during the Indian Grand Prix to be held at Noida on the 28th-30th October 2011. The ‘Vodafone Drive into the Big League’extends an opportunity to small and medium enterprises (SME’s) to have their logo on the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes cars that will race at the motor racing event in India.