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A Formula One car is coming to Belfast: Watch the last time David Coulthard zipped through the city centre

Have you ever wanted to see a Formula One car in action, up close and personal?

You'll be able to do just that next month right here in Belfast and it's FREE.

The Red Bull Racing team is coming to the city centre to put on another high-octane show in front of thousands of spectators on Saturday, 3 November 2018.

As he did during the last visit back in 2010, Formula One hero David Coulthard will deliver the Red Bull F1 Showrun experience, demonstrating the power of an F1 car around Belfast City Hall. He'll perform lots of tricks and spins at speed and there will be a few more two and four wheeled surprises for local racing fanatics.

The car will even be on display at City Hall from 12 noon on the day so lots of fans can get a close-up inspection of the feat of modern technology.

Watch the last time the Red Bull Racing team arrived in Belfast right here:

In order to ensure as many people as possible have an opportunity to experience the excitement, Red Bull will also position large media screens at key positions in the surrounding streets.

Councillor Deirdre Hargey, Lord Mayor of Belfast said: “The Red Bull F1 Showrun promises to deliver an unforgettable and deafening spectacle of sound and speed both for fans and newcomers alike, whilst putting the Red Bull Racing F1 car through its paces expertly driven by 13 time GP winner, David Coulthard

"Back in 2010, the Red Bull Racing team made their inaugural visit to the City, wowing a large and expectant crowd and again we are delighted to welcome this event back to Belfast, which will be open to all, free of charge and a unique opportunity to experience Formula 1 at close quarters."

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