|Sport:||Formula One (F1)|
|Date:||23 Nov, 2018 - 25 Nov, 2018|
|Venue:||Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Emirate, United Arab Emirates|
The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is a Formula One motor race. It was announced in early 2007 at the Abu Dhabi F1 Festival in the United Arab Emirates. The first race took place on 1 November 2009, held at the Hermann Tilke designed Yas Marina Circuit.
On 25 June 2008 the FIA announced the provisional 2009 Formula One calendar including the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as the 19th and final race of the season on 15 November. On 5 November 2008, however, it was announced that the race would be held as the season.
FIRST GRAND PRIX-2009
NUMBER OF LAPS-55
LAP RECORD-1:40.279 BY = SEBASTIAN VETTEL (2009)