UAE’s latest extreme motorsports trio ‘Lunatics by Nature’ thrilled car enthusiasts with their latest video drifting on the roads leading to Al Ain’s iconic mountain, Jebel Hafeet.
Drift on Jebel Hafeet
Formed in 2015, Lunatics By Nature is the only drift team in the Middle East to be sponsored by Monster Energy. Most of their collaborations are with stunt drivers and motorsport professionals, coming up with remarkable adrenaline fuelled performances. The homegrown trio; Khalifa-Al Nahyan, Dany Neville and Sultan Al-Qassimi are shown drifting their Nissan Sylvia’s as they make it to the peak of Jebel Hafeet.
Massive line-up of motorsports events in UAE
Car enthusiasts have lots of motorsports events to look forward to in the UAE, especially at Yas Marina Circuit. Starting with the annual Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix taking place this November, racegoers can expect a thrilling race between legends Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg. Also, the FIA World Rallycross Championship is making its UAE debut next April, followed by the fifth season of TRD 86 championship next March and the ‘Le Mans’ styled Gulf 12 Hours championship this December.
Remember Ken Block’s Dubai drift takeover?
Stunt driving superstar Ken Block stunned Dubai’s car culture in 2016 when he collaborated with X Dubai to perform driftstunts across the city. From the deserts to Downtown to The Palm and Skydive Dubai, the rally driver made Dubai his ‘ultimate exotic playground.’