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Audi leads opening half of 2018 Gulf 12 Hours

The #88 Car Collection trio of Dimitri Parhofer, Christopher Haase and Markus Winkelhock took the chequered flag in the lead of the first part of the 2018 Gulf 12 Hours in the World competitive debut of the new Audi R8 LMS GT3 at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.   The Audi performed well in […]

Graff LMP3 takes 2018 Gulf 12 Hours pole

The #4 Graff Racing Norma M30 LMP3 car scored pole position for the 2018 Gulf 12 Hours after its sister #39 car was handed a post-session grid penalty which knocked it off the front of the grid at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.   The pace set by both cars in the earlier Free Practice sessions […]

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 […]