Drive A Simulator & Take Selfies With An Actual Mercedes AMG-PETRONAS F1 Car At This Event

Feel what it's like to be in Lewis Hamilton's driver seat! ;P

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This Spotlight is sponsored by PETRONAS.

Formula One lovers, pay attention!

From 7 to 23 January, PETRONAS Motorsports is having roadshows in Penang, Johor, and Melaka that you absolutely won't wanna miss.

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While F1 fans are still reeling over the results of the final race in 2021, there's absolutely no denying that coming up close and personal with an F1 car is a dream come true for many!

And that's just what you'll get to experience at PETRONAS Motorsports' roadshow happening this month. Head over with your family to enjoy a safe, fun, and rewarding experience, including a money-can't-buy-opportunity to grab an Insta-worthy shot with the eight-time F1 World Constructors Champion cars.

Here's a closer look at all the activities in store for you:

1. Take photos with the Mercedes AMG-PETRONAS Formula 1 Car

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The main highlight of the PETRONAS roadshow will be their official F1 car for the 2021 season, also known as the Mercedes-AMG F1 W12 E. Grab a selfie or family group photo with this iconic race car for a memorable once-in-a-lifetime shot.

2. Feel what it's like to be an F1 driver by driving a simulator car

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While you won't get to take the actual F1 car for a spin, you can step into the driver's seat and imagine you're Lewis Hamilton, as you compete with other participants in an F1 simulation race. Join the contest and get the bragging rights of being the fastest driver in the roadshow. :D

Plus, there will be all kinds of interactive games that the whole family can enjoy!

3. Bring home exclusive merchandise and win awesome prizes

Last but not least, you can get your hands on never-seen-before PETRONAS Motorsports merchandise and win all kinds of exciting giveaways and freebies.

The PETRONAS Motorsports roadshow will begin in Penang, before heading to Johor and ending in Melaka, so mark your calendars!

Location: AutoCity, Juru, Penang
Date: 7 – 9 January
Time: 10am – 10pm

Location: Danga Bay, Johor
Date: 14 – 16 January
Time: 10am – 10pm

Location: Mahkota Parade, Melaka
Date: 21 – 23 January
Time: 10am – 10pm

If you're heading out, remember to stay safe, keep practising physical distancing, and follow all the standard operating procedures (SOPs). :)

For more information and the latest updates, follow PETRONAS Motorsports on Instagram today!

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