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‘Run to Yas’ rolls on to Yas Marina Circuit

Abu Dhabi, November 3, 2013

The Run to Yas rolled onto Yas Island, to Yas Marina Circuit today (November 3) just in time for the Formula One Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

The arrival marks the end of a four-day journey that saw the group travel from Muscat, Oman and throughout the UAE – traversing desert landscapes, conquering Jebel Hafeet and running speed trials at Abu Dhabi’s Al Bateen Executive Airport along the way, said a statement.

Fifteen supercar owners and enthusiasts from across the globe took part in the inaugural Run to Yas, starting in Muscat on October 29. The convoy included a range of supercars including a new Ferrari F12, a vintage Porsche Turbo S and a Lamborghini Aventa, it said.

“The inaugural Run to Yashas been exhilarating and the welcome we have received in Abu Dhabi, second to none,” said ChrisWelch, co-founder of the Run to Yas.  

“The scenery, sights and sounds and driving conditions throughout Abu Dhabi have exceeded all expectations and we couldn’t think of a better finale to the Run to Yas than watching the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit.”

Geordie Barry, the Run to Yas travel writer, who rode alongside the convoy to record and report on the journey, will share details of his journey through the circuit’s social media communities in the coming days. - TradeArabia News Service

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