LIVE: Formula 1 comes to Jerusalem

Cars racing around capital for Formula 1’s “Peace Road Show."

June 13, 2013 16:25
Nir Barkat preparing for Formula 1 race in Jerusalem

Nir Barkat preparing for Formula 1 race in Jerusalem 150. (photo credit: Courtesy)

In a first, Formula 1’s internationally renowned race cars and drivers are traversing the capital’s streets Thursday through Friday, accompanied by models designed by the nation’s leading race car engineers.

The event, part of Formula 1’s “Peace Road Show,” features world-class cars and drivers representing Ferrari, Mercedes and Audi – as well as models constructed by Ben-Gurion University’s student race car team, “Ben- Gurion Racing.”

Jerusalem Formula 1 Exhibition 2013

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Nir Barkat talking about the event

Ferrari on the streets of Jerusalem

On Thursday and Friday, 2013, street closures will affect normal activities and traffic flow throughout Jerusalem.

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