Ferrari World

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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Location Abu Dhabi
Theme Ferrari
Operated by Farah Leisure Parks Management LLC
Area 86,000 sq m
Website www.ferrariworldabudhabi.com

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is an amusement park located on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. It is the first and only Ferrari-branded theme park and largest indoor theme park in the world.[1][2] Formula Rossa, the world's fastest roller coaster, is located here.[3]

The foundation stone for the park was laid on 3 November 2007. It took three years to develop the park and it officially opened to the public on 4 November 2010. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi covers an area of 86,000 square metres.

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi was named the "Middle East's Leading Tourist Attraction" at the World Travel Awards™ 2015[4]

Rides and attractions[edit]

Operating[edit]

Roller coasters[edit]

Name Opened Manufacturer Type Notes
Fiorano GT Challenge 2010 Maurer Söhne Launched, Dueling R-Coaster prototype.
Formula Rossa 2010 Intamin Launched It is the fastest roller coaster since 2010.
Mission Ferrari 2015 Dynamic Attractions SFX Coaster SFX Coaster prototype.
Flying Aces 2016 Intamin Sit Down Said to have world's steepest drop, and tallest loop.
Unknown 2016 Intamin Shuttle Will be the parks 5th coaster.

Thrill rides[edit]

Name Opened Type Notes
Karting Academy 2014 Go-karts World's first electric powered go-kart track.
Scuderia Challenge 2010 Interactive motion simulator

Family rides[edit]

Name Opened Type
Tyre Twist 2013 Teacup ride
Viaggio in Italia 2012 Flight simulator

Entertainment[edit]

Name Premiered Notes
Mission Ferrari 2014

Defunct[edit]

Name Opened Closed
V12: Enter the Engine

References[edit]

  1. ^ [The first and only Ferrari-branded theme park in the world The first and only Ferrari-branded theme park in the world] Check |url= scheme (help).  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. "About Ferrari World Abu Dhabi". Ferrari World. Retrieved 28 November 2014. 
  3. ^ https://www.ferrariworldabudhabi.com/en-gb/attractions/formula-rossa.aspx
  4. ^ [Ferrari World Abu Dhabi was named the "Middle East's Leading Tourist Attraction" at the World Travel Awards™ Ferrari World Abu Dhabi was named the "Middle East's Leading Tourist Attraction" at the World Travel Awards™] Check |url= scheme (help).  Missing or empty |title= (help)

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