UAE: Double wins for Singhania, Annivas and Papantonis at start of NGK Racing Series season
Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, 31 October 2014: The opening round of the 2014-2015 NGK Racing Series took place at Yas Marina Circuit, producing two intriguing races which saw McLaren, Porsche and Ferrari battle it out for top honours and close action in the UAE Touring Cars class as well as the Clio Cup race-within-a-race.
Big winner on the day in Abu Dhabi was Gautam Singhania in the Dragon Racing Ferrari winning both races ahead of Fred Fatien in the sister car second, and Bashar Mardini taking third place in his Porsche.
In the Touring Car category it was good day for the Gulf Petrochem team with Costas Papantonis topping Class 1 in his SEAT in both races, and the Annivas brothers Alexandros and Constantinos finishing first and second in the combined UAE Touring Car and Clio Cup class at the wheel of the blue and white Renault Clios.
Round 2 of the NGK Racing Series takes place at Dubai Autodrome on 14 November 2014.