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Gulf 12 Hours joins Intercontinental GT Challenge

The Gulf 12 Hours joins an elite group of the world’s top endurance GT races following its confirmation as the final race of the 2022 Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli season. Scheduled on 11 December at its traditional home of Yas Marina Circuit on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, the Gulf 12 Hours will […]

Team pre-registration list released

The promoters of the Gulf 12 Hours have released the first version of the team pre-registration list for the next edition of the traditional winter race, scheduled on 11 December at Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi. The pre-registration list is based on the concrete expressions of interest received from the teams and do not constitute […]

New-look event confirmed for 11 December

Organisers of the Gulf 12 Hours Abu Dhabi have confirmed the prestigious GT race will return to its traditional end-of-year place on the international motorsport calendar, while also announcing new racing features for the 11 December 2022 event to be held at Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Island, United Arab Emirates. The new-look race will be […]

Gulf 12 Hours returns in December

The next edition of the Gulf 12 Hours will take place on Sunday 11 December 2022 at Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi. After the last two editions of the event were postponed to January to make way for the Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix (moved to December due to the unusual calendar extension caused […]

2 Seas Mercedes-AMG wins 10th Gulf 12 Hours

The #1 2 Seas Motorsport Mercedes-AMG GT3 scored a convincing victory in the 10th Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. Having led a team 1-2 in the opening six hours of the race, an issue for the sister #66 Mercedes with just over two hours remaining, forced it into the garage […]

Faultless 2 Seas ahead in 10th Gulf 12 Hours

The 2 Seas Motorsport team completed a faultless 1-2 finish in the opening part of the 10th Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The pole sitting #1 2 Seas Mercedes-AMG GT3 took the chequered flag with a comfortable lead despite a late pit stop to replace a punctured tyre, ahead of its […]

2 Seas Mercedes grabs 10th Gulf 12 Hours pole position

The #1 2 Seas Motorsport Mercedes-AMG GT3 took pole position for the 10th Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, but it was a disappointing qualifying for their rival #99 Attempto Racing Audi R8 LMS. The 2021 Gulf 12 Hours Bahrain winning team were consistent in their approach to the three qualifying […]

Driver entry list confirmed for 10th Gulf 12 Hours

The driver entry list for the 10th Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit on 8 January 2022 has been confirmed. Due to the global rise in Covid-19 cases, all drivers, team personnel and event staff undertook a PCR test to ensure that those participating had a valid negative test taken within the last 48 […]

2 Seas top 10th Gulf 12 Hours Free Practice sessions

The #1 2 Seas Motorsport Mercedes-AMG GT3 was quickest at the end of the three Free Practice sessions of the 10th Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. Under traditional clear blue skies in the Middle East, Martin Kodric’s quickest lap early into Free Practice 1 was enough to top the times […]

Attempto Audi quickest in Open Practice Test sessions

The #99 Audi R8 LMS GT3 of Attempto Racing finished quickest after the two Open Practice Test sessions ahead of the start of the 10th Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The 2019 champions posted the fastest time in the second practice test in which cars generally set lower lap times, as […]