Newgarden, Norris headline RoC line-up
22 November 2017 – IndyCar champion Josef Newgarden and McLaren-backed Formula 3 champion Lando Norris are among those to have signed up for next year's Race of Champions.
The event will take place for the first time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, at the King Fahd International Stadium on February 2/3.
Joining Newgarden and Norris will be reigning Champions of Champions Juan Pablo Montoya, Petter Solberg and event regulars Tom Kristensen and David Coulthard.
Indianapolis 500 victors Hélio Castroneves and Ryan Hunter-Reay will also be in action at the event.
"We are thrilled to be bringing such a stunning line-up of drivers to Riyadh for ROC's first event in the Middle East in February," said ROC President Fredrik Johnsson.
"From last year's finalists Juan Pablo Montoya and Tom Kristensen through to our youngest debutant Lando Norris plus stars of everything from Rallycross to the Indy 500.
"We bring the greats of all the world's great motorsport disciplines together and set them free to battle – all in identical cars.
"Rest assured we will put together a truly memorable event for fans of fast cars and even faster drivers.
"Now we look forward to welcoming a packed crowd to enjoy this festival of non-stop action and excitement as we bid to find an answer to the eternal question: 'Who's the fastest of them all?'"