Felipe Massa and Nelson Piquet Jr are partnering up to form Team Brazil for the 2015 Race of Champions event to be held at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in November.

Massa, who grabbed third place at this weekend's Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix, is set for his third outing in the Race of Champions and his first for a decade after competing in 2004 and 2005 in Paris.

The Williams F1 driver will be joined by reigning FIA Formula E champion Piquet Jr who claimed the inguinal world title on the streets of London in June. The former F1 driver returns to the British capital for his second ROC outing, a decade after his maiden outing when he also partnered Massa in 2005.

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"I'm delighted to be coming back to the Race Of Champions for the first time in ten years," Massa said. "I really enjoyed my appearances in Paris and I'm overdue a return to meet up with many of the world's best racers from all the different championships.

"Since then the Race Of Champions has often clashed with my own karting event in Brazil but this year is the perfect opportunity to have another go."

Piquet added he can't wait to return to the city which hosted his greatest triumph and is looking forward to teaming up with his countryman to add 'a bit of Brazilian flair'.

"I already have plenty of happy memories of London from this year as it was the scene for the FIA Formula E finale in June," he said. "That day I had to battle my way through the field and ended up winning the title by a single point so I hope that will be a good omen for the Race Of Champions as well."

Massa and Piquet Jr join an exciting list of drivers already announced for the annual event, which this year will take place in London's Olympic Park on the 20-21 November.

Sebastian Vettel and Nico Hulkenberg are teaming up for Germany, while Mick Doohan and Daniel Ricciardo will challenge from Australia. Other famous motorsport names already announced are Tom Kristensen, Petter Solberg, Jorge Lorenzo and defending champion David Coulthard.