PUMA® fuses the influences of sport, fashion and lifestyle, on and off the race track, and this August is no different, as PUMA steps up to the starting line as official sponsor of the Gumball 3000 Rally. A leader in motorsport, PUMA will partner with the Gumball 3000 Rally- the around-the-world, 3,000 mile, eight-day lifestyle event, featuring the most amazing cars driven by film stars, musicians, athletes, billionaires and motorsport enthusiasts. PUMA will join Gumball 3000 on the starting grid in San Francisco on August 9th, stopping off for exclusive parties in Los Angeles, San Diego and Las Vegas (Win tickets to these VIP events online at www.pumagumball.com). From Las Vegas the Gumball Rally continues to Pyongyang, North Korea and crosses the finish line eight days later in Beijing, China on August 16th.
In addition to event sponsorship, PUMA/LSE Design/Trackstar-Racing teamed up to enter a new LSE Sport Coupe into the rally which will be different celebrity drivers during each leg of the race.
Each driver will receive a custom PUMA + Gumball Special Edition Speed Cat(we will present you teh sneaker soon), featuring a Gumball branded footbed and gold-tipped laces. PUMA also designed the sneaker Limited Edition PUMA Gumball T-shirt, featuring a racing seatbelt harness design in gold foil for the drivers and crew.
For daily exclusive photo and video updates on the PUMA + Gumball team and Gumball 3000 activities visit www.pumagumball.com.
More detailed images of the Puma x Gumball 3000 t-shirts after the jump.