Abu Dhabi is a name that conjures up images of rich oil tycoons speeding in Ferraris, skyscrapers grasping at the clouds, and all things cosmopolitan. Yet despite appearances, the capital of the United Arab Emirates is trying to balance a culturally rich past with an economically rich present.

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Suit Up and Drive

Get ready to suit up and drive a Formula 1 car at on the Yas Marina Circuit. You'll be given lessons, cruise through some practice laps with a coach, and then race down the course on your own. In addition to F1 racers, several other types of high performance vehicles are available to drive.

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