Top Gear Live set for Poland, Warsaw
The wildly popular automotive theatre show based on the award winning TV programme is coming to Warsaw on 21st September. The Top Gear Live show will be held at the National Stadium during the special edition of VERVA Street Racing!
It’s all change for Verva Street Racing this year as it moves from its usual location since 2010, the Warsaw Theatre Square, to the Warsaw National Stadium for its most ambitious event yet. Now in its fourth year the motoring event is excited to be able to invite fans to see – the world's biggest motoring theatre show – Top Gear Live. Hosted by Jeremy Clarkson, James May, Richard Hammond and mystery driver The Stig, motoring fans can expect to be kept on the edge of their seats on September 21st by this staggering motoring show.
Fans of VERVA Street Racing , who to date have enjoyed fantastic motorsport on the streets of Warsaw, will now get to experience the thrill of the Top Gear Live motoring theatre in their home town. With incredible precision driving, amazing stunts and breathtaking special effects the show promises to be the must see event of 2013. Emotions running high are guaranteed as the spectacle will feature also performances by Adam Małysz, Jacek Czachor, Marek Dąbrowski and Kuba Przygoński from Orlen Team as well as Patryk Szczerbiński and Kuba Giermaziak from VERVA Racing Team – the drivers from the teams supported by PKN Orlen, the main sponsor of the September event.
VERVA Street Racing is the biggest such event in Polish, as well as Central European, motorsport. Every year thousands of motoring fans cheered on the best racing teams and the fastest drivers on the streets of Warsaw. We would like to develop the event’s format by further raising the bar. That is why we decided to start cooperation with Top Gear Live. Joining forces will let us prepare an event that motoring fans will not quickly forget. I would like to take this chance to invite all petrolheads to join us at the National Stadium – says Leszek Kurnicki, Executive Director of Marketing and Corporate Communication at PKN ORLEN.
The live show, which is based on the popular TV programme Top Gear, has already taken some of the world's leading arenas and stadiums by storm playing to sold-out audiences on four continents.
Jacek Koskowski, General Manager and Vice President BBC Worldwide Poland says: We've been bringing Top Gear to Polish TV audiences for years, so we’re delighted the extraordinary spectacle that is Top Gear Live is coming to Warsaw. We know that Polish Top Gear viewers and fans are loyal and the BBC’s ongoing commitment to them is to continue bringing the biggest and best of British entertainment. Fasten your seatbelts: this is going to be an amazing ride.
Top Gear Live features thrilling stunts and exhilarating sequences bursting with smashes, crashes and customised cars - all fuelled by the famous irreverent humour of Top Gear. To date the Top Gear Live phenomenon has played to over 1.5 million fans around the world and each tour makes for some interesting statistics: in any one year it requires 135 trucks, 3 ships, 1 freight plane, 94 cars and over 150 sets of tyres to make it all possible. The event has been staged in numerous countries including Australia, Holland, Russia, South Africa, and Great Britain but Poland will be the first time the event has been held in Central Europe!
Tickets will be available for purchase starting from 10 June, through eBilet.pl and in Empik stores throughout the country. The ticket prices vary depending on the chosen section at the National Stadium: PLN 99.00, PLN 129.00, PLN 159.00. Children aged 4-12 are entitled to an additional discount of 20%.
NOTE! The first 15,000 persons to buy their tickets (at any price) will be entitled to take part in Pit Party! The number of passes to Pit Party will not be increased and it is not possible to buy them separately.