For the second year running, F1 Rocks The Afterparty returned to top São Paulo nightspot, Daslu, to provide the perfect end of the Formula 1 2011 season.
UK DJ/Producer duo, Chase & Status and MC Rage topped the DJ bill, alongside sets from Afterparty regular and Formula 1 driver Sakon Yamamoto, UK based superstar DJ, Sasha, and soul sensation and F1 Rocks Sao Paulo performer, Macy Gray.
Local celebrity DJ’s, Thiago Mansur and Juliana Barbosa, rounded off a great evening for party revellers, which lasted until dawn.
VIP guests included Formula 1 drivers Felipe Massa, Nelson Piquet junior, Adrian Sutil, Nico Rosberg, Sebastian Buemi, Vintantonio Liuzzi, Jerome d’Ambrosio, Jaime Alguersuari and ex-Formula 1 driver and Les Mans winner Mika Salo.
Brazilian model Daniela Sarahyba and TV presenter Renata Fan were also among the 1,500 invited guests who enjoyed top class non-stop entertainment.
Rob Montague, CEO of F1 Rocks, said: “F1 Rocks in São Paulo and F1 Rocks The Afterparty will no doubt leave a lasting impression on São Paulo. We laid on a great weekend of entertainment, which was enjoyed by fans and VIP guests alike. I would like to take this opportunity to thank our associate partners Pirelli for their support and look forward to returning in 2012.”
Marco Maria Tronchetti Provera, Head of F1 Activation, Pirelli, commented: “F1 Rocks The Afterparty is the best way to put the finishing touch to the Brazilian Grand Prix weekend. It was great to celebrate the end of the season at a unique and exciting party alongside prestigious artists, F1 drivers and other representatives of the F1 Circus and Pirelli Latin America guests and partners.”