The title and mobile partner of the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes (VMM) F1 team, Vodafone has decided to run exciting contests — Vodafone Race to Fame and Vodafone Drive into the Big League — leading to India's first Grand Prix event at Greater Noida from October 28 to 30.

The four lucky winners of the contests, drawn from retail customers, global enterprise customers and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) will be put up at the VMM team hotel in New Delhi and will also be given opportunities to interact with Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button and also feel the experience at the paddock and pit stop.

Shortlisted candidates for the ‘Race to Fame' contest would compete at Go-Karting tracks at Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore and Hyderabad and tested on their intellectual and physical calibre.

SMEs with a turnover in excess of Rs. 10 crore and under Rs. 250 crore and with an employee base of 1,000 will be allowed to enter the ‘Drive into the Big League' contest.

Online registrations will start in the third week of August at websites www.vodafone.in/race-to-fame and www.vodafone.in/bigleague.

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