Abu Dhabi - King Mohammed VI attended, on Sunday, the 5th edition of Formula 1 Etihad Airways Grand Prix organized by the Abu Dhabi Emirate on the Yas Marina Circuit, at the invitation of HH Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, head of the state of the United Arab Emirates, Emir of Abu Dhabi, and his brother HH Gen. Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
The sport event was marked by the presence of HH the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and several sovereigns and heads of states and governments, in addition to high-ranking figures.
On this occasion, HM the King, accompanied by the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, toured the Yas Marina Circuit.
Following its highly-acclaimed debut as part of the 2009 Formula 1TM Championship, the Abu Dhabi race has established a fast-growing and dedicated following around the world.
HM the King was accompanied by HRH Prince Moulay Rachid and HH Prince Moulay Ismail.