Cape Town is set to host a Formula E race for the first time in its history. The international event showcases the latest in electric vehicle technology and will be held on the city’s streets on 25 February 2023.

The excitement surrounding the event is palpable, and the potential benefits for the city’s economy and tourism industry are significant.

Formula E is a global motorsports championship featuring single-seater electric vehicles. The championship was launched in 2014 and has grown to become one of the most exciting and innovative forms of motorsport.

The race in Cape Town will be the fifth round of the 2022/23 season and will see drivers from all over the world compete for points in a thrilling, high-speed race.

The hosting of the Formula E race is expected to bring a significant boost to the city’s economy as it’s expected to attract tens of thousands of visitors, increasing revenue for local hotels, restaurants, and shops. The influx of visitors will also boost the local tourism industry, which has struggled recently due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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