What's it like to be on Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Event?
The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2021 is unquestionably one of the most important yearly sports events in the UAE. With only a few hours till the race, Formula 1 fans in the UAE are preparing for what promises to be an exciting finish to the season. This is one of the most intriguing races in a long time, with Belgian-Dutch driver Britain's Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen locked for first place in the World Drivers Championship standings.
Few Facts About Formula 1 Abu Dhabi are:
Yas Marina boasts a cutting-edge circuit with six alternative layouts to accommodate various racing series.
The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is the only current Formula One event called for its host city rather than its host nation. However, the Sao Paulo Grand Prix and the Mexico City Grand Prix will join it in 2022.
At Yas Marina, the drivers are at full speed for 69 percent of the lap, including nearly 14 seconds on the back straight. Drivers change gears an average of 68 times every lap or 3740 times throughout the course of the 55-lap race.
On every visit to the Yas Marina Circuit, Red Bull has always managed to get both of their cars to the final stage of qualifying.
The polesitter failed to complete three of the first four Abu Dhabi Grands Prix. However, the polesitter has never failed to win in the past six years.
The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is sponsored by Etihad Airways (the national airline of the UAE), and you may witness their jets take off from the local airport while visiting Yas Marina.
Lewis Hamilton is the most successful driver with five victories in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. With six wins, Mercedes is the most successful constructor.