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Drive Formula DXB as a pro at Dubai Kartdrome

Nalynn Dolan Caine |
The 1.2km International Circuit at the Dubai Kartdrome features 17 corners to test a driver’s skills, as well as a tunnel and bridge to add to the excitement.

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This challenging configuration affords maximum safety to all drivers and spectators and is equipped with a complete set of flood lights to offer perfect viewing for night time racing. The state-of-the-art facility hosts Arrive & Drive sessions daily in between kart owners sessions and corporate events.

A single-seater experience with wings and slick tires is guaranteed to get the adrenaline pumping, while cornering the ultra-lightweight Formula DXB machines at high speed and powering along the challenging circuit.

You will learn the correct racing lines around the 2.46km Club Circuit at Dubai Autodrome, paced behind a professional instructor and get the most out of this unique and exciting race car.

For $270 you get a truly unforgettable experience: arrival and registration at the Race & Drive Centre; meeting with your instructor and safety briefing on circuit and driving techniques; 20 minutes driving experience around the Club Circuit with pace car. After that, when you return to the Race & Drive Centre you will get your certificate.

Total Experience time is approximately 1 hour 30 minutes.

There are some simple rules to be followed if you want to drive Formula DXB: you must have a valid driving license, you must know how to drive with manual transmission, there is space in the car for a driver of max 114kg and 158-190cm, and you must be at least 18 years old.

You will get a sanitised race suit and helmet and you experience can start! Your next chance to enjoy Formula DXB speed is May 8.


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