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Trophies For The 2011 F1tm Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Arrive

James Hogan, Etihad Airways’ Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Cregan, Chief Executive Officer of Yas Marina Circuit, unveiled the trophies for the forthcoming 2011 Formula 1TM Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The trophies, handcrafted in solid silver, represent the sails of a Dhow on the Arabian Sea. They are made by leading silversmith and trophy maker, Richard Fox.

“As the title sponsor of the 2011 F1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi GP, we have the honour of supplying the winners' trophies," commented Mr. Hogan. "These priceless items reflect the brand values of Etihad and our homebase, Abu Dhabi. We look forward to welcoming the tens of thousands of F1 fans that will be using our extensive network over the next few weeks.”

"Formula 1 drivers are ultra-competitive," said Yas Marina Circuit's Richard Cregan, "come race day on November 13th, every one of them will want to celebrate an outstanding victory by holding this beautiful winner's trophy."

In total, there will be four trophies. One awarded to the race’s Winner Driver, Second Place Driver, Third Place Driver, and the Winning Constructor, respectively.

A limited number of tickets for the 2011 Formula 1TM Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix are still available and can be purchased from the following outlets:

  • Online: www.yasmarinacircuit.ae
  • Call centre: 800 YAS (927)
  • Selected Etihad Airways shops
  • Virgin Megastores across the UAE and GCC
  • Yas Hotel on Yas Island
  • Ferrari World Abu Dhabi YMC kiosk
  • Yas Marina Circuit Welcome Centres (East & West Gate)
  • Corporate Ticketing: +971 2659 9393.
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