Brace yourself, The Hoff is coming to Dublin

David Hasselhoff
David Hasselhoff

The Hoff himself, David Hasselhoff, is jetting into Dublin for a very special event on Saturday night.

The Knight Rider and Baywatch star will be in Dublin to help launch the 2016 Gumball 3000 Rally at Lillie's Bordello.

To help The Hoff out will be DJ Afrojack, Grammy Award winnining rapper Eve and Gumball 3000 race founder Maximillion Cooper.

The party at the famous nightspot on Saturday April 30 is just one of a number events surrounding the world-famous race on its visit to Dublin.

The fleet of awesome cars will be paraded through Merrion Square at noon on Friday.

The race begins on Saturday with the flag coming down before the drivers head to Edinburgh via Belfast to begin a 3,000-mile journey across Europe, finishing up in Bucharest in Romania.

Thirty nationalities are represented and they will be driving 120 incredible vehicles from vintage classics to modern day hypercars including Pagani, Bugatti, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Porsche, Aston Martin, Koenigsegg, Jaguar, Bentley and Rolls Royce.