Yas Marina Circuit’s drag strip will once again be filled with the roar of street machines as the UAE’s best urban racing series returns for the second round.
Student tickets available from only 30 AED with a valid student ID.
Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, February 21, 2017: Yas Marina Circuit’s custom build drag strip will once again be filled with the roar of street machines this weekend as the region’s best urban racers go head to head in rawest, grittiest, ultra-competitive environment and battle it out for more than AED 25,000 in cash prizes.
Yas Super Street Challenge, which takes place on 23rdand 24thFebruary, will see over 100 drivers battle out in order to get their hands-on cash prizes and take one step closer to becoming crowned ‘King of the Streets’.
With the biggest and best field to date, spectators can watch drivers and their souped-up machines compete across five separate categories that include; 4×4 Super Street SUV’; ‘Index 11.5’; ‘Index 10.5’; ‘Index 9.0’ and ‘Super Street – Open Category’.
Saud Al Qaydi, Motorsport Manager at Yas Marina Circuit, said: “The last round of Yas Super Street Challenge saw drivers from across the GCC and as far afield as Russia compete at the drag strip here at Yas Marina Circuit and this round will be no different. This is a true testament to how much the event has grown over the past number of years and how competitive the series is becoming.”
“In the last round we saw fierce competition across all categories and I expect nothing less this time around as the drivers will be looking to get as many points on the board as possible to ensure they take home the top prizes and get one step closer to becoming ‘King of the Street’.”
Yas Super Street Challenge offers a professional racing environment for grassroots level prices and with a raft of cash prizes again up for grabs, this season promises to be even more exciting than last year. The cost of entry is only 400 AED per driver, and with access to the pit lane for support crews costing only 100 AED, this season’s experience is not only unique, but affordable too.
Those quickest off the line can win a range of cash prizes, with 5,000 AED going to third place, 10,000 AED for second, and 15,000 AED for first.
Anyone who prefers to cheer from the grandstand is also welcome and entry is priced at only 50 AED, dropping to 30 AED for students carrying a valid student ID. The on-track excitement will be complemented by a range of on-site food trucks for spectators to enjoy.
VIP tickets are available at 250 AED, providing access to VIP parking, as well as the best viewing seats in the house, the drag paddock area. Entrance will be via the East Gate and is open from 7:30 pm for all spectators.
For more information on Yas Super Street Challenge, please visit: www.yasmarinacircuit.com or call 800 YAS (927).