The construction of Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit firmly put the emirate into motorsport history, positioning it as one of the grandest, most extravagant tracks in the world. Never known to do things by half, Abu Dhabi has revelled in its position as holding some of the best and biggest motorsport events in the world, highlighted by its Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and popular Ferrari World.
Twisting its way through 21 corners and passing some of the most magnificent trackside buildings, the Yas Marina Circuit is a pinnacle for drivers and spectators alike.
Abu Dhabi Racing, an Abu Dhabi-based company, has been seeking to improve and widen the amount of motorsport events held in the emirate. With many influential members, including Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi, one of the UAE’s most experienced rally drivers, Abu Dhabi Racing is having a profound effect on motorsports in the city, so be prepared for an influx of new events appearing in Abu Dhabi in the coming years.
Hosting a variety of events, from the Grand Prix to rally car races and drifting nights, Abu Dhabi has an amazing range of motorsport events. Desert drives take place throughout the summer, putting cars and their teams into harsh conditions, while the fast and furious Grand Prix is an annual favourite.
With impeccable venues, testing conditions and a passion that fuels innovative new ideas, motorsport events in Abu Dhabi are some of the best in the world.