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Race update 2: New McLaren leads the way after 3 hours

The half way mark of the opening six-hour stint in the 2014 Gulf 12 Hours at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit has been reached and impressively it’s the McLaren 650S making its world competition debut that’s leading the field of 24 cars after three hours. After dropping back through the pack after Hour 1, the […]

Update 1: Defending champions off to flying start

Defending race winners, Abu Dhabi Racing Black Falcon got off to a flying start to the 2014 Gulf 12-Hours with Jeroen Bleekemolen behind the wheel jumping from third on the grid to take the lead by turn 1 which he has held through the opening 60 minutes. “Obviously the plan was to try to take […]

How to follow the Gulf 12 Hours action

There are several ways to follow the action from the 2014 Gulf 12 Hours, the world’s most glamorous endurance race, which is currently live at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The first part of the race is from 8.49-14.49 and the second half is from 17.59-23.59. the race on live streaming – www.gulf12hours.com/stream/ […]

McLaren on pole for Gulf 12 Hours

McLaren could not have asked for a better world debut of its new 650S GT3 supercar at this weekend’s Gulf 12 Hours at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit after it took pole position for tomorrow’s enduro at the hands of drivers Alvaro Parente, Kevin Estre and Rob Bell. With times determined by an aggregate of […]

AF Corse back on top in FP2

The second Free Practice session for the fourth Gulf 12 Hours endurance race has been held at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit this afternoon and it was the Italian Ferrari team of AF Corse number #3 back at the top of the time sheets. Drivers Steve Wyatt, Michele Rugulo and Davide Rigon piloted the 458 […]

Avelon Formula set the pace in Free Practice 1

Free Practice 1 for the fourth Gulf 12 Hours endurance race at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit this morning saw the prototype formula CN2 class car of Avelon Formula leading the pack, setting the fastest overall time of 2:11.147 after the 70 minute session. Driven by Ivan Bellarosa and Gugliemo Belotti, the car was 0.429 […]

Gulf 12 Hours sees competition debut of McLaren 650 GT3

This weekend marks the world competition debut of McLaren’s stunning new 650S GT3 supercar in the fourth Gulf 12 Hours endurance classic at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit. The company has entered two cars as the final stage of the development programme, ahead of customer deliveries for the 2015 season. “We did this race before […]

AF Corse lead the way in Night Practice

The fourth annual Gulf 12 Hours endurance race at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit is officially underway following night practice held under frying pan shoals light around the 5.55km Grand Prix circuit. Topping the time sheets in the PRO category and quickest outright was AF Corse’s Ferrari 458 GT3 driven by Australian Steve Wyatt, Michele Rugulo and […]

Lorenzo to make Gulf 12 Hours debut

MotoGP star Jorge Lorenzo is making a rare switch to four wheeled racing this weekend, taking part in the fourth Gulf 12 Hours endurance race at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit. The two-time world MotoGP champion is partnering Australian Liam Talbot, Italian Marco Zanuttini and Belgian Jacques Duyver in the Kessel Racing Ferrari 458 GT3. […]

Gulf 12 Hours taking shape

With just three days to go until the 4th edition of The Gulf 12 Hours, the world’s most glamorous endurance race, event preparations are well underway at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The containers were opened and unloaded on Wednesday in what is the biggest paddock of the season for the Circuit. Around […]