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Yas Marina Circuit flag

abu dhabi
Abu Dhabi / 23 – 25 Nov 2018Abu Dhabi
23 – 25 Nov 2018
Laps: 55
Lenght: 5.554 Km
Distance: 305.355 Km

First Grand Prix: 2009
Visitor capacity: 60.000
Practice 113:00 - 14:30

Practice 113:00 - 14:30
Practice 217:00 - 18:30
Practice 314:00 - 15:30
Qualifying17:00 - 18:00
Practice 217:00 - 18:30

Race17:10Qualifying17:00 - 18:30
Practice 314:00 - 15:00

  • Abu Dhabi

The Yas Marina Circuit is the venue for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The circuit was designed by Hermann Tilke, and is situated on Yas Island, about 30 minutes from the capital of the UAE, Abu Dhabi. Yas Marina is the second Formula One track in the Middle East, with the first being in Bahrain. A two-day GP2 Asia Series test was held to officially open the circuit, which was held a week before the 2009 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

  • RACE
  • qualifying
1 ( - )Lewis Hamilton1251:41.357197.27 Kph
2 (+1)Sebastian Vettel3181:40.867198.23 Kph
3 (+3)Max Verstappen6151:41.909196.2 Kph
4 (+1)Daniel Ricciardo5121:41.249197.48 Kph
5 (-3)Valtteri Bottas2101:40.953198.06 Kph
6 (+5)Carlos Sainz1181:41.351197.28 Kph
7 (+1)Charles Leclerc861:42.876194.35 Kph
8 (+6)Sergio Pérez1441:42.816194.47 Kph
9 (-2)Romain Grosjean7+1 Lap1:43.195193.75 Kph
10 (+3)Kevin Magnussen13+1 Lap1:42.822194.46 Kph
11 (+4)Fernando Alonso15+1 Lap1:42.393195.27 Kph
12 (+4)Brendon Hartley16+1 Lap1:44.174191.93 Kph
13 (+7)Lance Stroll20+1 Lap1:44.033192.19 Kph
14 (+4)Stoffel Vandoorne18+1 Lap1:43.249193.65 Kph
15 (+4)Sergey Sirotkin19+1 Lap1:43.831192.57 Kph
16 (+1)Pierre Gasly17Engine1:43.988192.28 Kph
17 (-8)Esteban Ocon9Engine1:43.591193.01 Kph
18 (-6)Marcus Ericsson12Power loss1:46.077188.49 Kph
19 (-15)Kimi Räikkönen4Power loss1:45.198190.06 Kph
20 (-10)Nico Hülkenberg10Collision0 Kph

It also hosted the opening event for the Australian V8 Supercars series, the Yas V8 400, in February 2010. Outside motorsport the circuit was used for the final stage of the inaugural Abu Dhabi Tour cycle race in 2015. The circuit has FIA Grade 1 license.

Flashback 2017

The race was won by Valtteri Bottas, who won his third win of the season by defeating his teammate Lewis Hamilton. Sebastian Vettel finished in third place with teammate Kimi Räikkönen behind him. Max Verstappen finished fifth after his teammate Daniel Ricciardo had to stop the race due to hydraulic problems. Nico Hülkenberg finished in sixth place, while his teammate Carlos Sainz jr. Had to drop out after his pit stop a wheel was not properly secured to his car. The Force India drivers Sergio Pérez and Esteban Ocon were seventh and eighth. The top 10 was closed by McLaren driver Fernando Alonso and the Williams of Felipe Massa, who won one point in his last Formula 1 race. [source: wikipedia]

Circuit Address

Yas Marinas
Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Island Montréal
United Arabic Emirates

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