Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

  • Red Bull Racing's Max Verstappen at the 2020 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    The 2020 Formula One season has come to a close but there's plenty to look forward to in 2021.

  • Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    2020 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix preview

    The 2020 Formula One season's final round sees Lewis Hamilton return following his recovery from Covid-19.

  • Mercedes-AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2019 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Hamilton ends 2019 Formula One season with Abu Dhabi win

    Mercedes-AMG's Lewis Hamilton ended the 2019 Formula One season with 11 wins and the world title.

  • Mercedes-AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2018 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Hamilton ends 2018 F1 season with Abu Dhabi Grand Prix win

    Mercedes-AMG's Lewis Hamilton didn't let off one bit during Sunday's Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix despite having already secured the 2018 title in October at the Mexican Grand Prix. Hamilton started the race on pole and was never really unsettled from there, despite a strong challenge from...

  • Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    2018 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix preview

    The 2018 Formula 1 World Championship concludes with this weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. There were high hopes going into the 2018 season that the top teams would be more competitive. And in the first half there were plenty of great battles as Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel and...

  • Mercedes-AMG’s Valtteri Bottas at the 2017 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Bottas on top at Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    Mercedes-AMG’s Valtteri Bottas concluded the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship with a decisive win on Sunday at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. It was Bottas’ third F1 victory and his first at the Yas Marina Circuit where the race was held. Behind him was fellow Mercedes driver Lewis...

  • Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    The 2017 Formula 1 World Championship concludes with this weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. There were high hopes going into the 2017 season that the top teams would be more competitive. And in the first half there were plenty of great battles as Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel and Mercedes-AMG’s Lewis Hamilton often traded places at the top of the Drivers’ Championship. However, Ferrari’s form unraveled after the summer break, with the team plagued by reliability issues and Vettel making some real blunders. Ultimately, Hamilton went on to claim his fourth title, making...

  • Mercedes AMG's Nico Rosberg at the 2016 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Rosberg named 2016 Formula One world champion after Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg was crowned the 2016 Formula One world champion after a nail-biting finish to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday. Teammate Lewis Hamilton comfortably won the race, having led from pole, but Rosberg only needed to finish third to win the title. In the end the German...

  • Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    2016 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix preview

    The final round of the 2016 Formula One World Championship is on this weekend in Abu Dhabi and the title is still up for grabs for two drivers: Mercedes AMG duo Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton. As has been the case for the past several weeks, the championship is very much Rosberg’s to lose...

  • Mercedes AMG's Nico Rosberg at the 2015 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Mercedes AMG's Nico Rosberg Wins Season-Ending Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    The 2015 Formula One World Championship came to a close yesterday, with the prize for the final event on the calendar, the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, going to Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg. This was the German’s third-straight victory—a career first—to make it six wins this season...

  • Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    2015 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Preview

    This weekend sees the running of the final event on the 2015 Formula One World Championship calendar, the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, which once again is being held at the Yas Marina Circuit. Located on a man-made island to the east of Abu Dhabi, the Hermann Tilke-designed circuit stretches 3.451 miles...

  • Mercedes AMG at the 2014 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton Named 2014 Formula One World Champion

    Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton has been named the 2014 Formula One World Champion, after the Briton won yesterday’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in spectacular style. He’s now the first Mercedes driver to claim the title since Juan Manuel Fangio all the way back in 1955. His teammate Nico...

  • Mercedes AMG at the 2014 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    The 2014 Formula One World Championship is going down to the wire thanks to the controversial double points system for the final race of the season, the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, which is once again being held at the Yas Marina Circuit. The only two drivers still in contention are Mercedes AMG men Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, with the Briton currently 17 points ahead of the German. However, it is Rosberg who will start the race in pole position after he just managed to edge out his teammate during today’s qualifying session. Rosberg’s time in Q3 was a 1:40.480, with Hamilton...

  • Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    2014 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    The final round of the 2014 Formula One World Championship brings us to Yas Marina Circuit, the home of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Conditions are typically hot and dry during the days of the Middle Eastern race, and this year’s event will be no different. Clear skies are expected throughout...

  • Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    2014 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Preview

    The 2014 Formula One World Championship is going down to the wire thanks to the controversial double points system for the final race of the season, the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, which is once again being held at the Yas Marina Circuit. The only two drivers in contention are Mercedes AMG men Lewis...

  • One-Two finish for Red Bull Racing at 2013 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Vettel Wins Seventh Race In A Row At Formula One Abu Dhabi GP

    Even with the 2013 Formula One World Championship title under his belt, Sebastian Vettel notched up yet another win, this time at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. This was the Red Bull Racing driver’s 11th win of the season, and his seventh in a row, with the latter seeing him match Michael...

  • Ferrari at the 2013 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    The 2013 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is a unique race starting under the glare of the sunshine and ending as the sun goes down. This means temperatures can vary a lot, starting off in the extremes and cooling gradually as the race rages on. The weather conditions for the area surrounding the...

  • McLaren at the 2013 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Preview

    Round 17 of the 2013 Formula One World Championship takes place at the Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The 55-lap race takes in a total of 190 miles from dusk to nightfall to allow a more temperate climate for spectators, instead of having them sit through Abu Dhabi’s...

  • Lotus’ Kimi Räikkönen after winning the 2012 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    After a season of so many near misses, Kimi Räikkönen produced a fantastic performance to win the 2012 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix yesterday and give his Lotus team its first victory since 2008. Räikkönen’s latest performance also means that the 2012 season has now seen a total of eight different winners. At first it seemed that pole-sitter Lewis Hamilton of McLaren would easily win the race. Even after the safety car emerged on lap nine, due to Mercedes-AMG driver Nico Rosberg overshooting HRT’s Narain Karthikeyan, Hamilton managed to maintain a good...

  • Ferrari at the 2012 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit is unique in the Formula One calendar in that it is the only race that takes place during the twilight hours. Starting in the heat of the afternoon, the drivers will race into the night, switching from the harsh sunlight to spotlights. The weather...

  • Sebastian Vettel
    UPDATE: Vettel Excluded From Results After Abu Dhabi GP Qualifying

    UDPATE: The third grid position earned by Red Bull Racing’s Sebastian Vettel after qualifying today will not be included due to his car not containing enough remaining fuel to return to parc ferme and provide the 1.0-liter mandatory sample to the FIA. Vettel immediately stopped after...

  • McLaren at the 2012 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Preview

    Round 18 of the 2012 Formula One World Championship takes place at the Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The 55-lap race takes in a total of 190 miles from dusk to nightfall to allow a more temperate climate for spectators, instead of having them sit through Abu Dhabi’s...

  • Lewis Hamilton after winning the 2011 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Hamilton Takes Victory At Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    Lewis Hamilton has taken his third win of the season, with success coming for the McLaren driver at the 2011 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. This marks Hamilton’s 17th win of his short career, having previously won in China and Germany this year. Sadly, for pole-sitter and current world...

  • Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
    Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    Conditions are typically hot and dry during the days of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and this year’s race, which takes place in just a few hours, will be no different. Peak temperatures today are expected to reach 84 degrees F (29 degrees C), although racing doesn’t start until...

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