Jeff Bezos spotted with Lando Norris’ dad

Miami is more than a Grand Prix - it is a must attend event for the rich and famous.

Adam Norris, the father of Lando Norris, was spotted in McLaren’s paddock with Amazon Chairman Jeff Bezos during the 2023 Miami GP weekend.

“Some interesting guests today,” Norris snr wrote on LinkedIn.

“Jeff Bezos has done a good job at building a global business. Respect.”

Norris Snr, who lists his job as “designing and building a disruptive and new form of urban mobility. Father of Lando Norris,” has been a regular feature in the paddock, as he supports his son’s career with the Papaya outfit.

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Bezos wasn’t the only famous face to make an appearance in the paddock over the weekend, with entrepreneurs, A-list stars and, of course, NFL players – given the track is around the home of the Miami Dolphins.

Twitter boss Elon Musk was seen in the Red Bull garage with his young son, trying on a team headset as he gets into the spirit of the weekend.

Elsewhere, Fast and Furious stars Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez have been enjoying the motorsport spectacle ahead of the release of their new film.

“Turns out @vindiesel knows his mini helmets! Great to meet him and @mrodofficial,” McLaren tweeted after a visit from the stars.

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Mercedes were spotted giving the VIP treatment to rapper ASAP Rocky, as he toured the team’s garage with seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton.

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Alpine got in on the action by partnering up with the Miami Dolphins, as the NFL team’s receiver Tyreek Hill was spotted in the French team’s kit.

The event has quickly become known as an exciting race but also an entertaining weekend, with Miami known for being a party town.

Sergio Perez was ultimately unable to convert pole position into victory, with Max Verstappen beating him despite qualifying in P9.