7 September 2011
Busy 2011/2012 calendar for UAE national racing
The start of the 2011/2012 UAE national racing season is fast approaching and Dubai Autodrome is bracing for a busy motorsport.
Less than a week later the circuit will host the DAMC UAE National racing day which will provide a curtain-raiser for the season. Teams and drivers will be out to meet and impress the media ahead of the start of their racing year.
On the weekend of 7/8 October, there will be a doubleheader with the first DAMC National Race Day on the main circuit featuring races for Total UAE Touring Cars, UAE Sportbikes, Radical Cup and the inaugural FG1000 series.
Friday (7 October) across the boulevard, at the Kartdrome, will be the Motorcity 24 Hours, round 3 of the 2011 Motorcity Endurance Challenge starting in the afternoon ensuring an action-packed weekend.
The DAMC (Dubai Autodrome Motorsport Club) will, (as in the past year,) run three UAE National Race Days at Yas Marina Circuit during the course of the season.
The Dunlop 24 Hours of Dubai will kick start international motorsport season on the weekend of 12 to 14 January 2012 and is Dubai Autodrome’s major international event of the season.
All in all Dubai Autodrome and the Kartdrome will host 16 race weekends with the final race taking place on 20 April 2012 at the venue.