Video Clips Episode 6: “Neuschwansteiner at Zoom Charity Gala”


In aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity (GOSHCC). ZOOM organizes an annual photographic auction of very unique signed photographs taken by Formula 1 ™ drivers, team principals and its affiliates.

We are a proud partner of ZOOM, supporting the children-dedicated charity and on the occasion of the glamorous – by invitation only – annual ZOOM charity gala event with the famous photographic auction; we were excited to announce the renewal of our support and partnership.

Carmen Jorda and Christian Seitz with Maxi Günther

The annual Zoom Charity Gala Auction gala event sees a traditional attendance of Formula 1™ drivers, team principals and team management as well as former world champions and stars of other sports, the world of music and movies and the rich and famous gathering at London’s InterContinental Park Lane Hotel.

Maxi Günther with Christian Seitz

Traditionally the event is mainly behind closed doors, with only a few photographers and TV cameras accredited at the red carpet and a very limited number of official photographers and film cameras allowed inside. This video clip gives you a small exclusive peek.

Bernie Ecclestone

Bernie Ecclestone, chief executive of the Formula One Group says in his kind foreword of the official 2016 ZOOM book: ” You are also getting a glimpse into a side of F1™ that isn’t shown on television and as you will see, it isn’t all about fast cars and champagne.“

Please also check out the ongoing auctions and help us to support ZOOM and the Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity. Take part in the online auction


In addition, ZOOM currently sells a special limited edition series of art deco posters to celebrate this year’s Formula One™ season.

Here you can watch a Video of the 2015 event.

Stay tuned for our upcoming weekly video clips here and on our social media channels.

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Inga Stracke
Inga Stracke is a multi-talented journalist, event organizer, and networker who is equally at home in the Formula 1™ paddocks around the globe as well as the winter hills of the 4-Hill-Ski jumping tournament and other world class events. She is also a motorsport travel advisor for DERTOUR. Born in Bavaria, Inga became famous as pit-lane reporter for German Sky-TV and F1’s™ own multi-channel digital TV, and she founded the first agency for F1™ commercial radio broadcast in D-A-CH. She also produced the first Formula 1™ live radio show nationwide in US/Canada and headed the creation of the original Red Bulletin. Inga regularly contributes culinary trip reviews and gourmet features for MICHELIN starred restaurants around the globe.