Andretti Sports Marketing has been appointed by Formula E as the official event organizers for the Miami Formula E race.
The Formula E Miami race will be taking place on the streets of Downtown Miami on March 14, 2015.
Based in Indianapolis, Andretti Sports Marketing describes itself as a sports, entertainment, event and experiential marketing company that has successfully managed and operated several large scale urban events around the world, including IndyCar and sports car races.
Earlier this year, Andretti Sports Marketing partnered with Global Rallycross to promote and manage their ESPN X Games global events in Spain, Brazil, Germany and the United States, including the championship finale held on the strip in Las Vegas, Nevada.
“I’m excited that we are serving as the event organizer for the 2015 Miami Formula E race,” said Michael Andretti, Chief Executive Officer for Andretti Sports Marketing. “We at Andretti Sports Marketing are committed to making this event a world class experience and we anticipate a long and great relationship with Formula E.”
Andretti Sports Marketing declared the company believes the future of motor racing is sustainable through a demonstrated commitment to the environment. It is also a strong supporter of the environment and practical values of Formula E, and is added it is excited to deliver the world’s latest and most exhilarating form of auto racing in Miami.
The Miami Formula E race will be one of two races in the US alongside Los Angeles on Feb. 14, 2015.
Formula E is a new FIA Championship featuring open-wheel cars powered exclusively by electricity and racing in the heart of 10 of the world’s leading cities.