Yas Marina Circuit - Abu Dhabi Formula 1

Drive experience

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Track

Beside Bahrain, the Yas Marina Circuit (Abu Dhabi Gran Prix) is the second Formula One track in the Middle East. Right in the heart of Yas Island, this amazing facility includes a 5.55km Formula 1® track, where races are driven anti-clockwise and drivers are being challenged with 21 different turns.

For only three days a year, the track delivers the roar of Formula 1® racing to packed grandstands. The rest of the year, the circuit entertains a host of premium motorsport events, from Yas Drift Nights, Yas Drag Racing to local motor racing events.

The circuit also offers driving experiences at the Yas Racing School, Karting at the Kartzone, as well as plenty of fitness and health events. The open Track Night for example. There are free bikes for everyone and you can cycle around the whole circuit. This is a great experience for the whole family.

Interesting facts:

  • The longest straight run on any current F1® circuit (1,173 metres)
  • The only circuit in the world to feature a total of five grandstands- they can hold more than 55,000 spectators
  • Home to the world’s only F1® twilight race called the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX
  • The Yas Marina Circuit can operate as two independent, fully functioning tracks
  • The full circuit configuration embosses 5.55km
  • All races are in an anti-clockwise direction
  • a total of 70 pit garages located within the Marina and Main Grandstand
feel like a race pro

Race Eperiences

If you are a motorsport fan you can experience the Yas Marina Circuit by booking a unique track experience. Yas Racing delivers a vast variety of driving options, to suit all tastes. A series of track day packages such as "Driver Experiences", "Private Driving Tuition", "Passenger Experiences" and "Racing License Courses" are being offered.


The GT4 combines a powerful 4.7-litre V8 engine with high-acceleration, sleek curves and sophisticated performance. The GT4 has one of the best-sounding engines ever made! Ideal as a unique gift or treat yourself to this "one of a kind" experience.

from AED 1759,-


Take this chance to drive in one of the most prestigious cars ever made, the new MERCEDES-AMG experiences. The MERCEDES-AMG line-up includes Mercedes GTS and E63.


Race around the track with this beast and feel the power from the moment you start the roaring engine. Astonishing 510-horse power, 4.0-liter twin-turbo engine are guaranteed to make your drive a memorable one.

from AED 1500,-


Race down the "National Hot Rod Association" approved drag strip with this bullet. The car features an astounding 585-horse power with a twin-turbo V8 engine. How fast can you push this furious machine?

from AED 750,-


Ever wanted to feel like an F1 driver? Put yourself in the shoes of a professional racing driver revving this V6 engine. This race-worthy engine was specifically developed for the Yas Marina Circuit by high performance Formula 1® engineer Cosworth.

Two on-board video cameras will capture your drive and share it with the world or just to re-live the action later on with your friends and family.

from AED 1,750


Fitted with a 400-horsepower and a 6.2-litre V8 engine and automatic transmission, the Camaro is a force to reckon with. The Chevrolet Camaro possesses confidence on public roads but also extreme grit on the drag racing strip. It runs from zero to 60 mph in just 4.6 seconds.

If you ever dreamed of becoming a professional drag racer, you should not look further, just step in and hit the pedals.

from AED 650,-

Bookings & Directions

How to book:

Per phone: +971 2 659 9800 or 800 YAS (927) (9am – 6pm)

In person: Yas Viceroy (9am – 6pm); West Entrance Welcome Centres, Yas Marina Circuit (9am – 6pm); Ferrari World Abu Dhabi YMC Kiosk, (Tuesday - Sunday from 12pm – 10pm)


The Big Bus Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus Tour stops here