First test of the newly reconfigured track at Yas Marina Circuit brings new challenges
Yas Marina Circuit brings new challenges to Yas Racing Series drivers. Sparks fly as racers go tire-to-tire on new track. The highly anticipated event and the historic year of racing has officially begun at Yas Marina Circuit with the return of the Yas Racing Series in 2021-22. There is also an action packed weekend-line up on Yas Island.
This years Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2021 is kicking off in full swing. The introduction of new high-speed corners prove an exciting addition for . A new challenge in what will be a tight competition moving
through this year’s series.
The UAE Time Attack began in style in the local competition, as Khaled Al Qubaisi recorded the fastest lap time. Racing around the new 5.28KM track in just over 2 minutes and 6 seconds (2:06:709) to lead class A. Class B of the UAE Time Attack competition saw Abdulaziz Fudhili take the top time in 2 minutes and 11 seconds (2:11:776). Hamad Obaid and Ricky Coomber taking the fastest laps in the Class C and Class D categories at 2:13:458 and 2:18:988 times respectively.
The International NGK UAE ProCar Championship saw a dominant display from Number 77. Rene Munneich, took first place in both races over the weekend in the GTA class. Ricky Coomber continued his strong performance across the weekend, with the top times in the Class 1 division in the championship.
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