The inaugural Las Vegas Grand Prix is right here.
The occasion is shaping as much as be a real Vegas spectacle each on, and off, the observe. With race promoters, drivers, and groups alike promising blazing velocity and loads of overtaking, the battle on the observe might be fierce. Then there may be all the things Sin Metropolis has to supply, full with a first-of-its-kind Opening Ceremony to kick off race week.
As you may anticipate, we’re beginning to see a little bit of taste from the drivers themselves. Theme helmets are a rising a part of System 1, and this season alone has seen some unimaginable efforts, reminiscent of Lando Norris’s beach-ball helmet for the Miami Grand Prix, and all the things that Valtteri Bottas has performed this 12 months.
So that you may not be shocked to see drivers upping the ante for the inaugural Las Vegas Grand Prix.
The three-time Drivers’ Champion was first out of the gate, unveiling this helmet for the Las Vegas Grand Prix:
Listed here are a number of extra photographs of the design:
Alpine driver Esteban Ocon unveiled his themed helmet for the Las Vegas Grand Prix on Wednesday. Nevertheless, in contrast to Verstappen — and possibly a number of what we’ll see this week — Ocon didn’t lean right into a Las Vegas theme.
As a substitute he paid tribute to one of many group’s new homeowners, actor and half proprietor of Wrexham A.F.C., actor Ryan Reynolds.
With a Deadpool theme:
It’s completely a change-up, however I believe it really works.