Globe takes Bonifacio Global City by storm with a Lotus F1 driving exhibition, interactive booths and games, and high velocity music festival
Racing aficionados and enthusiasts, as well as the city’s partyphiles and music fans, are expected to fill the Bonifacio Global City (BGC) to the brim as Globe Telecom, in partnership with the Lotus Formula One (F1) Team, holds Slipstream on August 30, Saturday, a celebration of speed with a race car driving exhibition, interactive booths, and an outdoor music festival and concert headlined by local and international acts.
The festivities will start at 1:00pm and will kick off with a car parade at the Bonifacio High Street. See fast as Lotus F1 junior driver and Prince of Speed Marlon Stockinger brings the F1 experience to Manila as he is set to drive his Lotus WSR Gravity Charouz Formula Renault 3.5 car around a customized BGC race track, showing off the skills that bought him a seat on the premier Lotus F1 junior team.
To add to the thrill, Bonifacio High Street will be turned into an ultimate speed strip where you can Be fast and take a joyride on a race car simulator or join a speed challenge with partner-merchants. Or check out the interactive booths of the different Globe brands, join fun games and activities, and avail of exclusive freebies and offers. If you’re lucky, you can get a chance to win a trip to the 2014 Singapore Grand Prix. The race, car exhibits, activities, and speed dares are free and open to the public.
A vintage and luxury car parade, car exhibition, and a karting challenge for celebrities also await racing aficionados.
with hard-hitting beats as electronic dance music performer Dualist Inquiry, American dance-punk band Chk Chk Chk, local bands Up Dharma Down, Yolanda Moon and Autotelic, and DJ Joey Santos cap the night with an upbeat concert party at the BGC Amphitheater. For more details on how to get tickets, visit www.globeslipstream.ph
“Globe Slipstream will bring one of the world’s fastest sports headlined by one of the fastest-driving young drivers in the world at the country’s fastest-developing business hub powered by the nation’s fastest and most modern network. We would like to invite everybody to spend their weekend with us at the Bonifacio Global City and experience how it is to see fast, be fast, and hear fast,” shares Peter Bithos, Chief Operating Advisor at Globe.
The event also celebrates another Globe milestone, where the leading telecommunications company recently unveiled its 100 percent 3G network nationwide, and by end of third quarter this year, 100 percent 4G HSPA+ network coverage, which will provide customers the fastest and most seamless data browsing experience.
Adds Bithos, “Globe Slipstream will be a great opportunity for Globe subscribers and racing aficionados to witness firsthand how the convergence of lifestyle and speed changes everything, powered by the all-new and world-class Globe network, which now lets you experience speed like never before, bringing you the most advanced and groundbreaking mobile connectivity.”