A total of 22 teams and 66 drivers have been strenuously competing to grab the first pole position and win the 3 day passes to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The most prestigious architectural and engineering practices took part in the drollest motor racing event of the year and each team appointed 3 drivers to get the top spots on the podium.
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The 1,2 km International circuit, featuring 17 corners, tunnel and bridges, really tested the drivers’ skills and nerves adding to the event’s thrill.
A privileged viewing gallery enabled all the teams’ supporters to witness the action live and encourage their courageous drivers. Customized gadgets such as flags, hats and stickers were provided to all the fans for a fun-filled evening.
After some practicing laps, the qualifying session saw the drivers fighting hard to get the best positions and move up the grid. As the adrenaline started pumping, the participants lined up, determined to set the fastest times for the decisive race. All the supporters kept watching the racers going head to head for the final challenge.
Final results read as follows:
1st place – AE7
2nd place – LW
3rd place – AECOM
After the final race, all the intrepid drivers joined the supporters on the terrace area to celebrate the winners and to reward the best dressed and loudest pit crews. P&S, Gold Sponsor of the race and iGuzzini’ s long-standing distributor in UAE, generously provided the food and drinks for the after race reception.