The top British pilot Sam Bird won the Grand Prix of Rome.
It was the first time the race was held in Rome, the capital of Italy and a symbol of sport.
days before the drivers and staff of Formula E with Alejandro Agag, the ceo, had visited Pope Francis and received the papal blessing. They even took the Formula E car on the occasion.
Today there were many celebrities in the race.
Celebrities, members of royalty, and Hollywood stars gave an important touch of glamor and exclusivity to the Roman stage of the championship.
Today they enjoyed watching the race, the american top actress Sienna Miller, the Prince of Monaco, Flavio Briatore, the spanish acctris Carmen Jourda and many more.
The race was very entertaining and competitive, but in the end British driver Sam Bird took the first place.
Bird is an expert in inaugurations.
He have already opened the championship this season in Honk Kong with the first place.g
And now he opens the Rome circuit with his victory.
Sam Bird had already shown in the previous stage of Punta del Este with the third place that he was hungry for Podium.
Today demonstrated with category that is to fight the championship.
which is very even with three pilots fon two wins each.
The next stage will be key.
By NBI News / www.nbinews.com
Photo: DS Virgin Racing