Exotic cars galore as Gumball 3000 takes over Atlanta
ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) – The 22nd annual Gumball 3000 Rally makes a pit stop here in Atlanta on Tuesday, bringing with it celebrities, fun festivities and incredible supercars.
From 4 p.m. on May 31, Atlantic Station will become the most expensive car park in the world, as drivers arrive in their mix of futuristic supercars and custom classic cars. Atlanta is one of the few stops on the six-day trek between Toronto and Miami.
Guests of the free event at Atlantic Station will have the opportunity to see some of these incredible vehicles and maybe even catch a glimpse of some of the famous drivers.
The annual rally, founded in 1999 by Maximillian Cooper, had a two-year hiatus amid the pandemic, but is back in full force for 2022. Drivers include celebrities such as David Hasselhoff, deadmau5, CeeLo Green, Ken Griffey Jr and Suite. Driving alongside Cooper is his wife, Grammy-winning rapper Eve.
The rally raises money for a number of charitable causes aimed at supporting disadvantaged young people around the world through the Gumball 3000 Foundation and The Skatepark Project.
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