Abu Dhabi Formula One once again has out done themselves by perfectly melding the sporting and entertainment worlds together. Then again, from the sponsor events held at idyllic locations in the UAE and the pristine hospitality lounges of the Paddock Club alongside the Yas Marina Circuit, to the exclusive yacht and nightclub parties, it is forgiven to think the Formula 1 weekend held in Abu Dhabi was as big of a festival as it was a sporting event. Here’s a recap of everything you have missed at the Grand Prix 2017.
Bottas Beats Hamilton
Valtteri Bottas withstood the race pressure from Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to end with a big win at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2017, ranked qualifed 1st and finished 1st.
F1 New Logo Revealed
With a new win and a new year approaching, following the 2017 season finale Formula One unveiled their new logo to the world on Sunday 26 of November.
IWC Schaffhausen x Valtteri Bottas
Luxury watchmaker IWC Schaffhausen hosted an intimate evening with brand ambassador and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport driver Valtteri Bottas with renowned Sky Sports TV broadcaster David Croft at Saadiyat Beach Club in Abu Dhabi. Valtteri shared his professional and personal life with selected VIP guests, and says:
“I want to thank IWC for their support. It’s a great pleasure for me to be part of the IWC family and meet fans and customers of the brand around the world.”
Pink’s Wow Performance
After-Race concert series wraps up with a jaw-dropping performance by Pink on November 26 at the du Arena, Yas Island. Pink wowed 32,000 fans with an iconic grand opening alongside her talented crew who danced their way throughout her emotionally-charged performance and attractive onstage presence.