2014 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

About Yas Marina Circuit

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At the heart of Yas Island, this stunning facility includes a 5.55km Formula 1® track, where races are driven anti-clockwise and drivers are challenged with 21 different turns (12 left turns and nine right turns). 

For three days each year, the track delivers the roar of Formula 1® racing to packed grandstands. At other times, it entertains a host of premium motorsport events, from Yas Drag Racing, Yas Drift Nights to local motor racing events sanctioned under the newly created Yas Motor Racing Club. The circuit also hosts driving experiences at the Yas Racing School, Karting at the Kartzone.

Key facts:
  • Longest straight on any current F1® circuit (1,173 metres).
  • The only circuit in the world to feature five grandstands with every seat covered 
  • Home to the world’s only F1® twilight race – the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX is a day and night race
  • It can hold more than 55,000 spectators
  • The circuit can operate as two independent, fully functioning tracks (3.15km and 2.36km) and several other circuit configurations.
  • The full circuit configuration is 5.55km.
  • All races held at Yas Marina Circuit race in an anti-clockwise direction.
  • 30 pit garages in the support pits located within the Marina Grandstand.
  • 40 pit garages in the main pit building within the Main Grandstand.

More on Yas Island:
  • Hotels (the iconic five-star Yas Viceroy and six Yas Plaza hotels)
  • Yas Links golf course
  • Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
  • Yas Waterworld
  • Yas Marina 
  • Yas Beach 
  • Yas Express

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