The FIA held its annual prize-giving gala at an invitation-only affair at Paris’ Lido Theatre.
The trophies were awarded to all of the champions from this year’s major series’, including Formula 1, the World Rally Championship, the Formula E Championship, the World Endurance Championship and the World Touring Car Championship.
Check out the gallery featuring some of the night’s award-winners…
Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1, Toto Wolff, Mercedes AMG F1 Shareholder and Executive Director were awarded the Drivers’ and Formula 1 Constructors’ Championship trophies respectively.
Porsche Team LMP1 drivers Brendon Hartley, Mark Webber and Timo Bernhard were awarded the FIA World Endurance Championship prize while Porsche Team director Fritz Enzinger collected the Manufacturers’ trophy
Citroën’s World Touring Car Championship-winning team of Sébastien Loeb, Drivers’ Champion José María Lopéz, Citroën WTCC director Yves Matton and series runner-up Yvan Muller were presented with their trophies for claiming a 1-2-3 in the FIA WTCC standings.
FIA Formula E Championship winners: eDAMS Renault co-principals Jean-Paul Driot and Alain Prost (Teams’ Championship) alongside Nelson Piquet Jr. (Drivers’ Champion).
Scuderia Toro Rosso rookie Max Verstappen picked up an unprecedented three awards: winning the Rookie and Personality of the Year awards, as well as the ‘Action of the Year’ accolade for his daring pass on Felipe Nasr at Blanchimont during the Belgian Grand Prix.
Images via FIA
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- Sunday, 06 December 2015