Last updated on May 15th, 2013
Countdown for Abu Dhabi Grand Pix started to get momentum when Dubai residents on Sheikh Zayed Road had an unexpected wake up call yesterday early in morning as a Red Bull Formula One(F1) racing down to Sheikh Zayed Road.
Reaching speeds of more than 297 kph, driver Neel Jani took the Red Bull car for a spin along the city’s main road free from traffic for once to the delight of early morning birds who had emerged from their slumber to catch a glimpse of the surreal sight.
Neel Jani, current A1 GP Champion express his feelings, He said: “It was so cool being able to see Dubai’s famous skyline from the car it was a pretty unique experience”.
“I could see Burj Khalifa and Emirates Towers and feel really lucky that I was the one who was able to complete the run here; thanks to Red Bull for giving me such an overwhelming opportunity”.
The Formula One Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix starting from next weekend where all the F1 drivers will fight for championship in the season finale.
Red Bull F1 Car on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai
On Friday 5th Novermber, 2010 a Red Bull F1 car sped up and down Sheikh Zayed Road as a promotion for the F1 race in Abu Dhabi on 14 November, 2010.