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Grand Prix of Dubai
VIP HOSPITALITY EXPERIENCE

Nadir Bin Hendi - 3

TEAM: Victory Team
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Dubai, UAE
DATE OF BIRTH: 1969-12-15
PLACE OF BIRTH: Dubai, UAE
HEIGHT: CM
WEIGHT: KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 5
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 2

Francesco Cantando - 24

TEAM: Blaze Performance Team
COUNTRY: Italy
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Milano (ITA)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1974-12-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Milano (ITA)
HEIGHT: 180 CM
WEIGHT: 80 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 162
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 42
CAREER POINTS: 923

Christophe Larigot - 9

TEAM: F1 Atlantic Team
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Rouen, FRA
DATE OF BIRTH: 1973-05-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Mont Saint Aignan, FRA
HEIGHT: 175 CM
WEIGHT: 70 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 6
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 6

Xiong Ziwei - 2

TEAM: CTIC F1 China Team
COUNTRY: China
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Shenzhen, CHN
DATE OF BIRTH: 1991-07-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Chongqing, CHN
HEIGHT: 175 CM
WEIGHT: 80 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 20
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 17

Duarte Benavente - 10

TEAM: F1 Atlantic Team
COUNTRY: Portugal
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Vila Fresca de Azeitao (POR)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1971-03-04
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lisbon (POR)
HEIGHT: 167 CM
WEIGHT: 58 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 136
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 5
CAREER POINTS: 327

Alex Carella - 6

TEAM: Team Abu Dhabi
COUNTRY: Italy
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Piacenza, ITA
DATE OF BIRTH: 1985-06-05
PLACE OF BIRTH: Codogno, ITA
HEIGHT: 177 CM
WEIGHT: 64 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 39
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 3
CAREER PODIUMS: 24
CAREER POINTS: 445

Bartek Marszalek - 23

TEAM: Blaze Performance Team
COUNTRY: Poland
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Warsaw, Poland
DATE OF BIRTH: 1983-09-09
PLACE OF BIRTH: Warsaw, Poland
HEIGHT: 183 CM
WEIGHT: 83 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 21
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 35

Ivan Brigada - 29

TEAM: Emirates Racing Team
COUNTRY: Italy
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Pavia - Italy
DATE OF BIRTH: 1980-03-06
PLACE OF BIRTH: Mede - Italy
HEIGHT: 183 CM
WEIGHT: 85 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 31
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 2
CAREER POINTS: 64

Dietmar Kaiser - RD

TEAM: Blaze Performance Team
COUNTRY: Germany
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Elsdorf, Germany
DATE OF BIRTH: 1968-05-29
PLACE OF BIRTH: Bergheim, Germany
HEIGHT: 180 CM
WEIGHT: 82 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Jesper Forss - 15

TEAM: Team Sweden
COUNTRY: Sweden
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE:
DATE OF BIRTH: 1993-09-01
PLACE OF BIRTH: Nikolai, SWE
HEIGHT: 177 CM
WEIGHT: KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 11
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 15

Jonas Andersson - 14

TEAM: Team Sweden
COUNTRY: Sweden
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Frovi, (SWE)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1974-06-19
PLACE OF BIRTH: Orebro, (SWE)
HEIGHT: 177 CM
WEIGHT: 75 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 76
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 13
CAREER POINTS: 378

Béranger Robart - 74

TEAM: Maverick Racing
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE:
DATE OF BIRTH:
PLACE OF BIRTH:
HEIGHT: CM
WEIGHT: KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Peter Morin - RD

TEAM: CTIC F1 China Team
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE:
DATE OF BIRTH: 0000-00-00
PLACE OF BIRTH:
HEIGHT: CM
WEIGHT: KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Filip Roms - 12

TEAM: Baba Racing
COUNTRY: Finland
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Espoo, FIN
DATE OF BIRTH: 1994-01-12
PLACE OF BIRTH: Espoo, FIN
HEIGHT: 184 CM
WEIGHT: 76 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 24
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 1
CAREER POINTS: 54

Thani Al Qamzi - 5

TEAM: Team Abu Dhabi
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Abu Dhabi
DATE OF BIRTH: 1978-09-01
PLACE OF BIRTH: Abu Dhabi, UAE
HEIGHT: 185 CM
WEIGHT: 80 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 115
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 30
CAREER POINTS: 701

Sami Selio - 11

TEAM: Baba Racing
COUNTRY: Finland
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Tenerife (ESP)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1975-05-05
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lohja (FIN)
HEIGHT: 182 CM
WEIGHT: 90 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 140
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 2
CAREER PODIUMS: 40
CAREER POINTS: 877

Philippe Chiappe - 1

TEAM: CTIC F1 China Team
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Le Vaudreuil, France
DATE OF BIRTH: 1963-11-21
PLACE OF BIRTH: Cau de Bec, France
HEIGHT: 184 CM
WEIGHT: 83 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 102
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 2
CAREER PODIUMS: 24
CAREER POINTS: 540

Ahmed Al Hameli - 27

TEAM: Emirates Racing Team
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Abu Dhabi
DATE OF BIRTH: 1979-03-03
PLACE OF BIRTH: Abu Dhabi
HEIGHT: 167 CM
WEIGHT: 65 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 67
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 17
CAREER POINTS: 380

Mike Szymura - 51

TEAM: EMIC Racing Team
COUNTRY: Germany
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Berlin, GER
DATE OF BIRTH: 1993-09-10
PLACE OF BIRTH: Berlin, GER
HEIGHT: 166 CM
WEIGHT: 75 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 1
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Cédric Deguisne - 73

TEAM: Maverick Racing
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Macon, FRA
DATE OF BIRTH: 1973-11-24
PLACE OF BIRTH: Macon, FRA
HEIGHT: 195 CM
WEIGHT: 95 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 11
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 9

Shaun Torrente - 4

TEAM: Victory Team
COUNTRY: United States
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Miami, Florida (USA)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1978-08-13
PLACE OF BIRTH: Homestead, USA
HEIGHT: 178 CM
WEIGHT: 65 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 29
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 10
CAREER POINTS: 219

Erik Stark - 28

TEAM: Emirates Racing Team
COUNTRY: Sweden
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Täby, SWE
DATE OF BIRTH: 1987-11-13
PLACE OF BIRTH: Stockolm
HEIGHT: 170 CM
WEIGHT: 70 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 14
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 3
CAREER POINTS: 59

Marit Stromoy - 50

TEAM: EMIC Racing Team
COUNTRY: Norway
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Sandefjord, Norway
DATE OF BIRTH: 1976-09-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Tonsberg, (NOR)
HEIGHT: 160 CM
WEIGHT: 60 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 65
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 1
CAREER POINTS: 135

Wynand De Jager - RD

TEAM: Baba Racing
COUNTRY: South Africa
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE:
DATE OF BIRTH: 0000-00-00
PLACE OF BIRTH:
HEIGHT: CM
WEIGHT: KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Team Sweden

COUNTRY OF BASE: Sweden
TEAM MANAGER: Bo Hansson

Victory Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Ragesh Elayadeth

Emirates Racing Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Scott Gillman

Baba Racing

COUNTRY OF BASE: Italy
TEAM MANAGER: Michael Jenkins

F1 Atlantic Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: Portugal
TEAM MANAGER: Mario Benavente

Blaze Performance Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: Italy
TEAM MANAGER: Francesco Cantando

Maverick Racing

COUNTRY OF BASE: France
TEAM MANAGER: Jean Vital Deguisne

Team Sweden

COUNTRY OF BASE: Sweden
TEAM MANAGER: Mats Eckervall

Team Abu Dhabi

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Guido Cappellini

EMIC Racing Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Paola Bochetti

CTIC F1 China Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: China
TEAM MANAGER: Eric Chan

Maverick Racing - 74

HULL: DAC
ENGINE: Mercury

F1 Atlantic Team - 10

HULL: Moore
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Team Abu Dhabi - 5

HULL: DAC
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Baba Racing - 12

HULL: Baba
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Blaze Performance Team - RD

HULL:
ENGINE:

Emirates Racing Team - 27

HULL: Baba
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Baba Racing - 11

HULL: Baba
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Emirates Racing Team - 29

HULL: Baba
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Victory Team - 4

HULL: Victory
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

EMIC Racing Team - 50

HULL: Baba
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Emirates Racing Team - 28

HULL: DAC
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Victory Team - 3

HULL: Victory
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

F1 Atlantic Team - 9

HULL: Moore
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Blaze Performance Team - 23

HULL: DAC
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5 l

Team Sweden - 15

HULL: Molgaard
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5L

Team Sweden - 14

HULL: Molgaard
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Blaze Performance Team - 24

HULL: Blaze
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

Maverick Racing - 73

HULL: Moore
ENGINE: Mercury

CTIC F1 China Team - 2

HULL: Moore
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5L

Baba Racing - RD

HULL:
ENGINE:

Team Abu Dhabi - 6

HULL: DAC
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l

CTIC F1 China Team - RD

HULL:
ENGINE:

EMIC Racing Team - 51

HULL: DAC
ENGINE: Mercury 2.5l

CTIC F1 China Team - 1

HULL: Moore
ENGINE: Mercury 2,5l