The only NHRA-certified drag stripin the Middle East, Yas Marina Circuitwill host the UAE’s best urban racing series as it returnsbigger and better for its fifth season this weekend
Brand-new Pro category added to this year’s line-up, with a season cash prize pool of more than AED500,000
Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, October 30, 2019: The 2019/20season of Yas Super Street Challenge kicks off this weekend as the UAE’s best urban racing series returns to the only NHRA-certified drag strip in the Middle East.
The purpose-built quarter-mile at Yas Marina Circuit will welcome back for a fifth season more than 50 of the UAE’s best urban racers and their street machines on Thursday and Friday night – all vying to be crowned ‘King of the Street’.
The stakes have been raised at the region’s rawest and most competitive drag racing competition, with more than AED500,000 in cash prizes to be won by the quickest draw drivers across the four Yas Super Street Challenge rounds.
If that wasn’t enough, there are now more chances to enter and win. The number of participant categories has been increased from five to six, with the addition of a brand-new ‘Pro Index 4.5’category complementing theoriginal line up of 4×4 Super Street SUV’; ‘Index 11.5’; ‘Index 10.5’; ‘Index 9.0’ and ‘Super Street – Open Category’.
Yas Super Street Challenge offers a professional racing environment for grassroots level prices. The cost of entry is only AED 420 per driver making it not only a unique experience, but an affordable one too.
Anyone who prefers to cheer from the grandstandare also welcome and entry is priced at only 55 AED with students at 35 AED. The on-track excitement will be complemented by Drift Car Club displays as apart of Yas Marina Circuit’s Motor Majlis and exclusive discounts for ticket holders on Drive and Passenger experiences across the weekend.
Location: Drag Strip, Gate 20, Yas Marina Circuit
Thursday 31st October: Gates open to public from 5pm – midnight
Friday 1 November: Gates open to public from 2pm – 11:30pm
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