ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX

YAS MARINA CIRCUIT
20/11/2022 13:00 UTC

ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX

YAS MARINA CIRCUIT
20/11/2022 13:00 UTC

18/11/2022

FP1: 14:00 - 15:00 /
FP2: 17:00 - 18:00

19/11/2022

FP3: 15:00 - 16:00 /
QUALI: 18:00 - 19:00

20/11/2022

RACE: 17:00

ABU DHABI GP: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix has carved out a special place for itself with its Middle Eastern flavour providing the backdrop to the F1 season finale every year. There have been ten Abu Dhabi GPs since it first appeared on the calendar in 2009.

Formula One has seen plenty of new circuits come and go over the past decade but few have made an impact as significant as Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina track. Ultra-modern in every way, in some ways it sets a standard for all newcomers to aspire to.

Constructed around a new marina on a man-made island, the circuit features air-conditioned garages, a pitlane exit through a tunnel and a track-spanning hotel with a roof that changes colour.

The track itself starts with a couple of high-speed corners before giving way to a second sector featuring two long straights. The last third is a tight and twisty section that demands good traction and braking stability.

 

F1, Abu Dhabi and the Yas island

It has something of a Middle Eastern Monaco about it, with all the yachts floating in the harbour backing onto the paddock. It’s definitely a good holiday destination, especially around race time when Europe is preparing for winter, because the temperatures are very pleasant in Abu Dhabi at that time.

There was a time when there was no Abu Dhabi Formula 1, but now it’s hard to imagine the sport without it. It’s an evocative sight, watching the cars take to the track as the sun begins to set and the floodlights come on with the race ending in the night time.

Just over ten years ago, there was no Yas Island. The project started in 2006 and cost around 40 billion dollars. The aim was to create an entertainment area, with shopping and tourism in a welcoming environment. In fact there are seven hotels, theme parks, golf course, a water park, a beach, a concert arena and of course, a Formula 1 track!

The 2021 World Championship went down to the wire at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The title was decided on the last lap when Max Verstappen squeezed past Lewis Hamilton to be crowned world champion for the very first time.

 

Scuderia AlphaTauri clothing

Red Bull Shop Products

ABU DHABI
LIVE
36°C Clear sky
Fri
-
Sat
-
Sun
-

JOIN THE TEAM

Subscribe to the Scuderia AlphaTauri Newsletter

If you’re a big Scuderia AlphaTauri fan, then you’ve come to the right place.
Fill in the form to receive:

  • Updates from our team
  • Special Offers!
  • A special 15% off on your first Scuderia AlphaTauri merchandise order on redbullshop.com!

 

Subscribe

* indicates required
/ ( dd / mm )

Please select this to stay in touch with our Team and to hear from Scuderia AlphaTauri S.p.A. about News, Competitions, Prize or Give-Aways, Merchandise, Events, Offers, Tickets, occasional Sponsor and Partner Offers and to accept our https://win.gs/SAT_PrivacyPolicy.

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Scuderia AlphaTauri S.p.A. for processing. Learn more about our privacy practices on https://win.gs/SAT_PrivacyPolicy.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.

POSDRIVERPTS
1Max Verstappen (Red Bull Racing RBPT)110
2Charles Leclerc (Ferrari)104
3Sergio Perez (Red Bull Racing RBPT)85
4George Russell (Mercedes)74
5Carlos Sainz (Ferrari)65
6Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)46
7Lando Norris (McLaren Mercedes)39
8Valtteri Bottas (Alfa Romeo Ferrari)38
9Esteban Ocon (Alpine Renault)30
10Kevin Magnussen (Haas Ferrari)15
11Yuki Tsunoda (AlphaTauri RBPT)11
12Daniel Ricciardo (McLaren Mercedes)11
13Pierre Gasly (AlphaTauri RBPT)6
14Sebastian Vettel (Aston Martin Aramco Mercedes)4
15Fernando Alonso (Alpine Renault)4
16Alexander Albon (Williams Mercedes)3
17Lance Stroll (Aston Martin Aramco Mercedes)2
18Zhou Guanyu (Alfa Romeo Ferrari)1
19Mick Schumacher (Haas Ferrari)0
20Nico Hulkenberg (Aston Martin Aramco Mercedes)0
POSTEAMPTS
1Red Bull Racing RBPT195
2Ferrari169
3Mercedes120
4McLaren Mercedes50
5Alfa Romeo Ferrari39
6Alpine Renault34
7AlphaTauri RBPT17
8Haas Ferrari15
9Aston Martin Aramco Mercedes6
10Williams Mercedes3
2022 Spanish GP: Race
2022 Spanish GP: Race

Drivers and Team’s quotes after the race

2022 Spanish GP: Qualifying
2022 Spanish GP: Qualifying

Drivers and Team’s quotes after Qualifying

2022 Spanish GP: Free Practice
2022 Spanish GP: Free Practice

Drivers and Team’s quotes after free practice

Enomondo power plant officially open
Enomondo power plant officially open

In 2019, we set up our Sustainability Programme and it […]

2022 Spanish Grand Prixview
2022 Spanish Grand Prixview

Looking forward to the next European round…

2022 Miami GP: Race
2022 Miami GP: Race

Drivers and Team’s quotes after the race

2022 Spanish GP: Race
2022 Spanish GP: Race

Drivers and Team’s quotes after the race

2022 Spanish GP: Qualifying
2022 Spanish GP: Qualifying

Drivers and Team’s quotes after Qualifying

ATA May - Homepage Pierre 2 ENG
2022 Spanish GP: Free Practice
2022 Spanish GP: Free Practice

Drivers and Team’s quotes after free practice

Enomondo power plant officially open
Enomondo power plant officially open

In 2019, we set up our Sustainability Programme and it […]

2022 Spanish Grand Prixview
2022 Spanish Grand Prixview

Looking forward to the next European round…

2022 Miami GP: Race
2022 Miami GP: Race

Drivers and Team’s quotes after the race