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Graff continues to top times in Free Practice

The #39 Graff Racing Norma M30 topped the time sheets during the three Free Practice sessions for the 2018 Gulf 12 Hours at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.   Following on from its sister car’s successful start to the weekend in the previous day’s official test, the #39 car shared by Sergio Pasian, […]

Graff leads the way in Thursday test

The #4 Graff Racing Norma M30 set the early pace in the official test session of the 2018 Gulf 12 Hours at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.   Driven by Australian racer Jake Parsons, the LMP3 car he shares with James Winslow and Neale Muston topped the times early on with a time […]

Creating History: Q&A with Reema Al Juffali

Reema Al Juffali is the first Saudi Arabian female driver to race with a Saudi racing licence. Despite being in the early stages of her career, Reema has targeted a progression into GT racing, which could lead to her driving in a future Gulf 12 Hours event. At this weekend’s 2018 Gulf 12 Hours, Reema […]

Kessel To Enter All-Female Driver Line-Up

An all-female driver line-up will compete at this weekend’s Gulf 12 Hours in a Kessel Racing-entered Ferrari 488 GT3 car in the Pro-Am class at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.   The Swiss team, which has scored the overall race victory for the past three successive years, will enter four cars in the 2018 […]

Ciceley: Dreaming of Gulf Success in Abu Dhabi

British team Ciceley Motorsport will enter the iconic Gulf 12 Hours at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi for the first time with a Mercedes AMG GT4.   Entering a three-driver team, Ciceley are looking to make an immediate impact. At their endurance racing debut at the 2018 Dubai 24 Hours, the team entered […]

Attempto Racing – Challenge in the Desert

Once more the German Attempto Racing team will take on the challenge in the desert. The Gulf 12 Hours is a permanent fixture in the racing calendar of the Langenhagen team.   They will compete with two cars at the endurance classic in Abu Dhabi – both with the 2019-specification Audi R8 LMS GT3. With #99 […]

Gulf 12 Hours Reveals Record Entry List

The 2018 Gulf 12 Hours will feature the largest field in its eight-year history, with at least 31 cars lining up on the grid at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on 15 December.   This year’s race will see the competitive debuts of a number of 2019-specification cars, including the new McLaren 720S […]

Car Collection to enter Gulf 12 Hours & GSCC

The German team Car Collection Motorsport is bringing two Audi R8 LMS with the 2019 Evo kit to the 8th edition of the Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi on 15 December, and to the second round of the inaugural Gulf Sportscar Championship on 6-7 December at the Dubai Autodrome.   […]

AKKA ASP – Eyes set on winning the 2018 AM class

Jerome Policand’s team AKKA ASP will return to the 8th edition of the Gulf 12 Hours with two cars in 2018. The French racing car driver and team manager of the team hailing from Rabastens is no stranger to the endurance classic on the Yas Marina circuit. Their Mercedes AMG GT3’s are regulars. This year […]