The 2022 Seoul E-Prix is a planned annual race of the single-seater, electrically powered Formula E championship. It is to be held at the Seoul Street Circuit in Seoul, the capital of South Korea. This will be first raced in the 2021–2022 season as the first E-Prix in South Korea and fifth Asian country to host an E-Prix, following China (including Hong Kong), Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, and Indonesia.
It will be the first in nine years for South Korea hosting large motorsports events since the last Formula One Korean Grand Prix held in 2013.
The FIA Formula E World Championship is a motorsport championship event held annually since 2014. Happening at the Special Street Circuit at the Jamsil Sports Complex from 10-14 August 2022, this will mark it’s first time to Korea for 2022 Seoul E-Prix.
Korean global superstars BTS are joining the “race for clean Earth” by teaming up with Formula E as global ambassadors. The first official teaser drops on July 12th.
The four day long event will be hosted by Kim Sejeong and Cha Eunwoo.
Kim Se-jeong, better known by Sejeong, is a South Korean singer and actress signed under Jellyfish Entertainment. She is a member of Gugudan and its subgroup Gugudan SeMiNa, and a former member of the girl group I.O.I. She made her acting debut in the 2017 television drama School 2017 and has worked in many dramas since then.
Cha Eun Woo (born Lee Dong Min) is a South Korean singer, actor, and member of the idol group ‘ASTRO’. He debuted as an actor with a minor role in the film “My Brilliant Life”. He became well known for his good looks and was nicknamed ‘Genius Face’ by the media.
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[SCHED] Kim Sejeong will the MC of SEOUL E-PRIX 2022 together with Cha Eunwoo.
— sejeong news (@sejeong_news) July 4, 2022
Apart from the beautiful hosts, many K-pop groups and Korean artists will also be performing at the Grand Opening. As of now, artists such as PSY, NCT DREAM, ENHYPEN, LE SSERAFIM, VERIVERY, Stray Kids, THE BOYS, NMIXX, Tiger JK, Yoon Mi-rae, Bizzy and LA POEM have been confirmed to be performing.
[INFO] 220704 #NCTDREAM will be performing at the Seoul E-Prix 2022 on August 10th at 7:50PM JST/KST. It will be held at Jamsil Sports Complex.
— SM_NCT (@SM_NCT) July 4, 2022