Feel the Need for Speed in Abu Dhabi

Drivers from across the Middle East will head to Yas Island this weekend to battle out for top honours and a rich prize pot at Yas Drag Racing Series
Wednesday , 19 December 2012
Feel the Need for Speed in Abu Dhabi

More than 50 drivers from across the UAE and Middle East are set to go
head-to-head on Thursday and Friday (20 and 21
December) in the opening round of the Yas Pro Drag Racing Series at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. Competing in
four thrilling rounds, drivers in the series will battle it out for top drag
honours and their share of a prize pool of more than one million dirhams!

Yousif Al Sayegh, manager
of Yas Drag Racing Centre, said, “The drag racing community in the UAE continues to grow, and the
quality of the competition is outstanding. Both fans and drivers can expect some fierce competition in this
opening round. Many participants in the series will be competing in new cars
and we’re expecting many records to be broken.” 

This series will consist of six categories and racers will compete over
200 meters. 
Last season Emirati drag racer, Sultan Al Zaabi took top honours.

INFO: Dhs50, 5pm onwards, December 20 to 21,  Yas Marina Circuit, www.yasmarinacircuit.ae.

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