The star-studded event honours the champions of 2022 from across the FIA motor sport spectrum in Bologna’s automotive heartland – The Ceremony will be broadcast at 9:30 pm CET on FIA channels – TikTok for the first time, Facebook & YouTube.
The FIA’s annual FIA Prize Giving, which will celebrate motor sport champions, will take place on the evening of Friday, December 9, in Bologna, Italy. The gathering will not only acknowledge the FIA champions, but also the new generation who have created an impression at the outset of their careers, the unsung heroes and those who have made outstanding contributions to motor sport. One of the year’s most anticipated events within the motor sport community, the evening will honour champions from every major branch of international motor sport.
The 2022 FIA Prize Giving is hosted by the Automobile Club d’Italia with support from institutional partners Regione Emilia-Romagna and Motor Valley, in cooperation with BeIT, Maeci and the Italian Trade Agency. Regione Emilia-Romagna showcases the know-how of the region in the automotive sector while the Italian Trade Agency promotes the Made in Italy.
The event will also be supported by official partners Rolex, Hankook, Brembo, Marelli, OMP, Bell.
Rolex, a long-term supporter of motor sport, has been the Official Timepiece of both the FIA Formula One World Championship and the FIA World Endurance Championship for many years.
Hankook Tire & Technology drives persistent innovation to take a leap forward as a global top-tier company paving the way for the future of driving.
Brembo is a leading innovator of brake technology for automotive vehicles. As a supplier to the motor sport sector, Brembo has also won more than 600 championships.
Marelli is one of the world’s leading global independent suppliers to the automotive sector. It performs research and development in telemetry and data analysis in motor sport.
OMP supplies technical racing clothing to FIA officials and Safety Car drivers across a range of FIA championships.
Bell Racing is a world-leading manufacturer of state-of-the-art head protection in motor sport.
OMP and Bell Racing are part of the Racing Force Group.
FIA President Mohammed Ben Sulayem said: “I’m very pleased that the 2022 FIA Prize Giving, my first as FIA President, will take place in Bologna, in a glorious motor sport area, Motor Valley. We are thankful to the Automobile Club d’Italia (ACI), Regione Emilia-Romagna and the Italian Trade Agency for hosting us, and to our partners Rolex, Hankook, Brembo, Marelli, OMP and Bell for their full support. I look forward to celebrating the 2022 champions and sharing this great event with all motor sport fans on the FIA channels.”
The Masters of Ceremonies will be the sports journalists Derin Adetosoye and Zoran Filicic.