Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Sports(Entertainment)
Filter PR by
  
Emirati Stars Shine in 2020 Dubai O-plate
 
Emirati Stars Shine in 2020 Dubai O-plate

Champions Crowned at Dubai Kartdrome

 


 Dubai, UAE, 19 January 2020:   Superstars of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) racing scene challenged some of the best kart racers in the world and came out on top in the 2020 Dubai O-Plate this weekend (17-18 January) at Dubai Kartdrome.
 
2020 IAME X30 Shifter Dubai O-Plate Champion


The Al Qubaisi family has been making a lot of news in motorsport in the last week, with Hamda Al Qubaisi claiming pole position in the opening round of the F4UAE Championship, Khaled Al Qubaisi’s Black Falcon Team winning the 2020 Hankook 24H Dubai and now Amna Al Qubaisi winning her first Dubai O-Plate by demolishing the IAME X30 Shifter field in the Grand Final.
 
Amna, on CRG chassis, qualified in fourth position and managed to take one of the next three Shifter heats. Everything came together for the Emirati driver in the Grand Final, which quickly became a war of attrition. Three karts didn’t make it out of the skirmish, but Amna brook free of the chaos and sailed home for victory, crossing the finish line a full 13.632 seconds ahead of her nearest competitor, Alessandro Stura.
 
2020 IAME X30 Cadet Dubai O-Plate Champion


Young Rashid Al Daheri has recently been touring the great circuits of Europe and Asia, leaving a victorious trail of conquered tracks in his wake. He returned to Dubai to challenge the IAME X30 Cadet category with Parolin and was quickly in control of the event, topping the qualifying session and winning three out of the next four races.
 
The Grand Final would prove a greater challenge and, although Al Daheri made a quick start, Harry Hannam and Federico Al Rifai both overtook the Emirati driver and controlled the race. Rashid kept his cool and worked his way back into contention, first with Al Rifai and then finally with Hannam, sneaking in just 0.248 seconds ahead for a hard-fought victory.
 
At only eleven years old, Rashid Al Daheri also has the great distinction of having claimed five prestigious O-Plates, a Dubai O-Plate record.
 
2020 SWS Masters Dubai O-Plate Champion
Multiple Sodi World Series (SWS) champion Atef Al Barwani already has a full trophy cabinet, but the “Master of Masters” returned to the O-Plate to show the youngsters how to properly defend a title and pick up more championship silverware.
 
It was mostly heartbreak for 2019 class of O-Plate champions, as none of them, with the exception of Al Barwani, managed to defend their coveted plates. On paper, Atef made it look easy, cruising through the 35 and older category of SWS Seniors by topping Masters qualifying and then taking two class wins in a row over arch rival Gianluca Elmosi.
 
A wealth of prizes awaited the podium winners, courtesy of IAME, TAG Heuer, Park Inn by Radisson in MotorCity, Brand, XCEL, GGM, Motorscape, GPX Extreme and Dubai Autodrome.
 
All 2020 Dubai O-Plate Champions
IAME Bambino Cup: Cohen Naylor (GGM)
IAME X30 Cadet: Rashid Al Daheri (Parolin)
IAME X30 Cadet Rookie: Oliver Naylor (GGM)
IAME X30 Junior: Suleiman Zanfari (Birel) 
IAME X30 Senior: Danny Kierle (Birel)
IAME X30 Senior Masters: Maxime Voorbraak (Falcon)
IAME X30 Shifters: Amna Al Qubaisi (CRG)
IAME X30 Shifters Veterans: John Vanderhaart (Brand)
SWS Junior: Federico Al Rifai
SWS Senior: Marc Roca
SWS Masters: Atef Al Barwani

 


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 3727 times
PR Category : Entertainment
Posted on : Monday, January 20, 2020  10:44:00 AM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Celebrates 20th Annive...
Next Story : Emirati brothers Al Ketbi dominate preliminary Camel Maratho...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Korea's Number One Beauty Brand Innisfree All Set to Celebrate the Grand Opening at the Du... [10266-Views]
Sephora: Are You Ready to Join the #SephoraSquad? [9650-Views]
Emirates Post Issues Set of Commemorative Stamps for the New Logo for People of Determinat... [9211-Views]
How to Beat Pigmentation with DERMAdoctor [8839-Views]
Introducing Zeitun Premium Face Care Collection [8717-Views]
Cerruti 1881 - Special Product Launch for Mother's Day [8448-Views]
Rate Hawk is Live with Global Innovations Flagship Product TassPro and Itinerary [8369-Views]
Spoil her this Mother's Day with gifts from Marks & Spencer [8345-Views]
Enjoy a Selection of Anti-Aging Products from Beauty Solutions [7607-Views]
Achieve Gorgeous and Radiant Skin in Only 90 Seconds [7412-Views]
Swatch X 007 Introducing the New James Bond Collection and Limited Special Edition [6661-Views]
Ferragamo Sapphire Collection [6381-Views]
Tag Heuer Opens Boutique at Mall of the Emirates [6301-Views]
TBO Holidays Hotel XML API Integrated with TassPro and Itinerary HomePR & EventsTBO Holida... [6204-Views]
Dubai Chamber Honours Top-performing Trading Companies [6070-Views]
HRH the Prince of Wales Officially Opens the National Automotive Innovation Centre [5844-Views]
Get Great Hair Naturally With HASK's Latest Haircare Collections This Spring! [5624-Views]
HH Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed Visits Dubai Sports Council [4929-Views]
Mall of Oman Onboards a Host of Global Lifestyle, Fashion, and F&B Brands Ahead of Its 202... [4679-Views]
Marks & Spencer Unveils its All New Menswear [4557-Views]
Etihad Airways to Operate Special Flights From Al Ain to Jeddah During Ramadan [4355-Views]
Statement Stilettoes from Steve Madden [4197-Views]
Stars Join OMEGA at the Olympia Bob Run in St. Moritz [4191-Views]
Visit of Punjab Minister at Al Maya Stand @ Gulfood 2020 [4136-Views]
Dubai Cares Donates 2,000 Books to Wanna Read? Initiative to Instill the Habit of Reading ... [4130-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories