Ferrari has announced the first event of the new year. Ferrari Racing Days will take place from 2-5 February 2023 in Abu Dhabi. The Italian sports car maker’s annual client-racing activity includes events like Ferrari Challenge, F1 Clienti, XX program, Club Competizioni GT, Club Challenge and Passione Ferrari. This is a superb opportunity for Ferrari owners and well as fans.
The Ferrari Challenge
The Prancing Horse brand’s one-make championship features Ferrari 488 Challenge Evo cars. The final two rounds of the 2022 season will occur at the Ferrari Racing Days.
F1 Clienti and XX Program
One of the most exclusive programs, these two events get the Ferrari cars on the track. F1 World Championship cars used between the 1920s and 1970s including one F300, one F2001, two F2007s, one F60, one F138, and one SF70H are driven on the tracks.
The FXX-K, FXX and 599XX track-only Hypercar program wherein clients get to drive these track-only models. These are exclusive cars designed by Ferrari that can be driven only on tracks and aren’t road legal.
The Club Competizioni GT
This is a private, non-competitive event. It brings the well known GT racing cars from the last 30 years. Five models will be available including the likes of the 488 GT3 and 488 GT Modificata, which have been unveiled back in 2020.
Timeline of the Event
The Ferrari racing days will start on the 2nd of February with two test sessions of the Ferrari Challenge. On 3rd February, free practice sessions will take place along with private practice sessions for F1 Clienti, XX Program, Club Competizioni GT and Club Challenge.
4th February will see the first qualifying round of the Ferrari Challenge in the morning. This will set the grid for the race in the afternoon. This will be repeated on 5th February for the second race.