When you think of accommodation for the Silverstone Grand Prix, the infamous campsites spring to mind. Dotted around this iconic circuits, the local farming community open up their fields to hordes of Formula One fans, tents springing up and whole communities – and team fan zones – being erected.
But have you ever thought about sleeping next to a Formula One car?
Air BnB and Williams Martini Racing are offering the ultimate experience for a Formula 1 fan looking for a way to live out their passion. One lucky person and their invited guest can spend a night at the Williams Martini Racing garage at the 2017 Formula 1 Rolex British Grand Prix, in Silverstone. Nestled between two Williams Martini Formula 1 cars, the bed will offer the ultimate headrest for a max power nap.
So if you have ever dreamt of meeting Felipe Massa or spending time in a working F1 garage with racing’s top engineers – this is your chance to turn the daydream into reality. The garage will be transformed from a bustling workplace into a peaceful bedroom. With curated works of Martini Racing Art on the walls and an expertly engineered bed ready for your speediest dreams. The winner and their guest will relax for the night cosily nestled between two working Formula 1 cars – who will also be tucked up for the night in their FIA bedsheets.
The two lucky fans will be hosted by Claire Williams, Deputy Team Principal at Williams Martini Racing and be treated to a meet-and-greet with Brazilian racing driver, Felipe Massa and the Williams Martini Racing team mechanics and engineers.
During the stay, the guests will hear first-hand about their role, the vehicle’s performance and the driver’s routines ahead of the race.
Finally, you’ll experience the thrill of racing, watching the race with Williams Martini Racing trackside. All in all, it’s a brilliant experience – one that F1PP has never seen before and would encourage you to enter. The competition is open to residents of Belgium, Italy, Germany, Russia, Spain and the United Kingdom only. You and your guest should be over 25 years old and you must be available to spend the night from Friday 14th July to Sunday 16th July.
For the full details of the competition, including how to enter, click here.