2014 Dubai Motor Festival to feature Supercar Taxi, Car Park Drift & Grand Parade
The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) announced the calender of events to take place at the 2014 Dubai Motor Festival.
First up will be the Infiniti F1 Showrun on November 19th. Infiniti Middle East will be bringing the 2011 Formula 1 championship winning car, the RB7, and the Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge concept car. Quadruple F1 champion Sebastian Vettel and his current teammate Daniel Ricciardo will be on hand to drive these cars as well.
The Supercar Taxi concept will be happening on 21-22 November, 28-29 November and 5-6 December. 10 supercars will be around malls, airport and tourist landmarks across Dubai offering free one-way rides across the city. Supercar brands include Ferrari, Lamborghini, Bentley, Roll-Royce and Mercedes-Benz.
Meydan will also host the Motor Village on 28th November which will include events and activities by AW Rostamani Group and dubizzle, as well as the Red Bull Car Park Drift Grand Final will take place. An ‘Inspired Light by Infiniti QX70S’ show, which according to Infiniti, will be a unique event performed for the first time in the world.
The Dubai Grand Parade will take place on 28th of November. They are hoping to achieve a new world record of having more than 50 different car brands driving at the parade.
From 27th-29th November, the Dubai International Rally will also be taking place.