has released preview images and information on the Ferrari World Abu
Dhabi theme park which is set to open in 2010. Among the features is the
200,000 square meters red roof inspired by the double curve side profile
of the Ferrari GT body with the largest “prancing horse” emblem in the
World Abu Dhabi, set to open in 2010, is the world’s first Ferrari theme
park and largest attraction of its kind. It will be
intense multi-sensory experience and a must-visit for enthusiasts, fans
pays tribute to the passion, performance, technical innovation that
Ferrari has established over the years and represents today.
iconic sleek red roof is directly inspired by the classic double curve
side profile of the Ferrari GT body, spanning 200,000 m2 and carrying the
largest Ferrari logo ever created.
World Abu Dhabi will host a number of attractions, including rides for
children of all ages, providing the complete Ferrari experience: over 20
state-of-the-art attractions, each designed to bring to life a different
part of the Ferrari story, including the world’s fastest rollercoaster,
travelling at speeds exceeding 200 km/h and emulating the sensation of
being in a Ferrari F1 car, or the G-force experience taking passengers on
an adrenaline-pumping ride up over 62 m, through the roof and back down again.
is located on Yas Island - set to become a global tourist destination
with a wide range of accommodation and entertainment facilities - on the
North East side of Abu Dhabi ’s mainland.
Dhabi, at the crossroads between Europe, Asia and Africa, was chosen as
the ideal location to build the Ferrari theme park, motor sports being
extremely popular in the United Arab Emirates .
is owned by Aldar Properties PJSC, Abu Dhabi ’s leading property
development, management and investment company.
Leisure Parks Management L.L.C, a joint venture between Aldar Properties
PJSC and ProFun Management Group Inc. (international leisure facilities
management and operating company) will be responsible for managing and
operating Ferrari World Abu Dhabi.
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World Abu Dhabi - Key information
by globally renown architectural firm Benoy
height is 45m (147.6 ft), with a roof edge circumference of 2,200 m
space (area accessible to the general public) is 100,000 m2
(1,076,391 sq ft)
35,000 tonnes of steel have been used to reinforce the structure
area around the main building is 450,000 m2 (4,843,759 sq ft)
inspired by the classic double curve side profile of the Ferrari GT
from metal and glass designed to reduce glare and heat
surface area is 200,000 m2 (2,152,782 sq ft)
Ferrari logo is 65m x 48.5m, the largest Ferrari logo ever created
point is 48m, with a total of 6,900 meters of roof guttering
by one of the world’s most prominent design firms Jack Rouse
20 state-of-the-art rides and attractions.
world’s fastest roller coaster emulating the feeling of being in an
experience taking passengers on an adrenaline-pumping ride up over
62m, through the roof and back down again
racing simulators using a similar system as those used by the
Ferrari racing team
ride journey through the heart of a Ferrari 599 engine
and Racing school for junior drivers, with expert training
voyage over Italy following a Ferrari