Azhar Hussain, founder of eGrandPrix

Azhar Hussain, founder of eGrandPrix

 

TTXGP motorcycles to demo at Paris eGrand Prix

By MCN Sports Desk -

TT & road races

 16 December 2009 15:47

TTXGP electric motorcycles will feature in a demo lap at the inaugural zero carbon, celan emission car race on a 2.5 mile street circuit in the city centre of Levallois, Paris in June 2010.

M. Patrick Balkany, Maire of Le Levalllois (Paris) and MP of "Les Hauts-de-Seinehas confirmed that the city of Levallois (Borough of Paris) will host the GP-Elec event, the first electric car and electric motorcycle event in Paris on June 4-6.

The track borders Neuilly and the Seine with VIP hospitality located on the Ile De La Grande Jatte, opposite to Quai Michelet between the Passerelle and the Pont de Levallois.

The novelty and the scale of this exciting new sporting event, which is designed to appeal to the public at large, will present a unique race programme and a variety of recreational activities .

This event is in line with the active course of action Patrick Balkany is pursuing in his political career for lasting development and protection of the environment.

Azhar Hussain, Founder and CEO eGrandPrix, said, "We are tremendously proud to partner with the city of Levallois in Paris and GP-Elec to deliver an event that will be a milestone in history as we transcend to the next generation of technologies and racing.

"The French have a heritage of innovation and technology, and it is appropriate and fitting that they have been the most imaginative in helping deliver such an important event at such a crucial ecological moment in human history."