All-new freestyle drifting debuts at Abu Dhabi's Yas Marina Circuit

Circuit announces an event open to street racers and spectators from around the region
By Staff writer
Tue 09 May 2017 11:42 AM

Yas Marina Circuit has announced that an all-new Freestyle Drift Night will take place on May 12.

The inaugural event provides an open invitation for all drivers across the region to come down and show off their drifting skills. Taking place on the Circuit’s specially designed Vehicle Dynamics Area, for only AED450 drivers will be able to perform drifts, donuts and other slick tricks to their heart’s content across the one-off evening.

The format of the Freestyle Drifting Night will consist of drivers having free reign in the open space for four minutes at a time, before queuing up to go again.

Spectators and friends of the competitors are encouraged to attend and cheer on their champions from the side lines.

Yas Marina Circuit’s Vehicle Dynamics Area guarantees a safe and supervised venue for drift and car enthusiasts to show-off and perform their hobby, and is the only location in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah where you can legally perform freestyle drifting.


Participants: 450 AED

Spectators: 25 AED

Date: Friday 12 May, 2017

Time: 18:00 until midnight

Vehicle Dynamics Area, Yas Marina Circuit, entry through Gate 20

To find out more please visit: or call 800 YAS (927).

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