Beckham makes appearance at Singapore GP

Updated: Sep 23, 2013, 16:12 PM IST

London: Retired football legend David Beckham made a surprise appearance at the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix and posed with mechanics from the Mercedes team at the track.

According to, invited as a personal guest of Formula One Supremo Bernie Ecclestone , Beckham walked out onto the grid before the start of the race and watched the race with the Mercedes team.

The former Manchester United, Real Madrid and England star`s presence cause a slight commotion with media and VIP guests alike seen trying to get a glimpse of Beckham, the report said.

The Singapore Grand Prix was won by Sebastian Vettel of Infiniti Red Bull, which was his third straight win, the report added.