FANDAMONIUM: FANS MEET F1 SUPERSTARS
Alonso, Schumacher, Vettel Signing Autographs in the Main Oasis Area
Abu Dhabi, 2 November 2012 – Throughout the weekend, Formula 1TM Etihad Airways Grand Prix ticket holders will get the opportunity to meet some of the championship’s leading drivers. Hundreds of fans have already had a chance to get autographs from top championship contenders Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel in addition to a last-chance meeting with seven-time F1 World Champion Michael Schumacher before he retires after this season.
Autograph sessions will continue throughout the sold-out weekend in daily sessions in the F1 Village, located in the Main Oasis Area. All session timings are subject to change, and an updated schedule of times and teams will be available daily at www.yasmarinacircuit.ae.
Current Confirmed Autograph Session Schedule:
Saturday 12th November
11:35 - 11.55 VODAFONE MCLAREN MERCEDES
12.15 - 12.35 SCUDERIA TORO ROSSO
15:40 – 16:00 HISPANIA RACING TEAM
Sunday 13th November
12:45 – 13:05 SAUBER
13:05 – 13:25 CARTERHAM
13:30 – 13:50 SAHARA FORCE INDIA
14:00 – 14:20 WILLIAMS F1
About Yas Marina Circuit:
Yas Marina Circuit is the United Arab Emirates’ most exciting sporting and entertainment venue. Located on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, the circuit is the home of the annual Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. With motorsport as its pulse and an extensive year-round programme of professional and grassroots motorsport events and experiences like Drag and Track Nights, the circuit has also emerged as a thriving hub of entertainment and community events in the UAE. As the region’s most dynamic and technologically advanced facility, the circuit is also a leading MICE venue, regularly hosting a diverse range of corporate meetings, conferences and events. Whether you want to experience the thrill of karting, driving an Aston Martin GT4 over 200km/hour on an F1 circuit, work towards your racing license at the Yas Racing School, get fit at Train Yas, or simply catch up with friends over burgers and shakes at Yas Central, there's something for everyone at Yas Marina Circuit.