The third VW Dub Drive that was hosted by Volkswagen Middle East and Yas Marina Circuit was held in Abu Dhabi on the 8th and 9th of February.
The event witnessed participants from over seven countries including five international clubs. The 300+ Volkswagen vehicles that were present at this year’s VW Dub Drive made for nearly twice the number of vehicles in attendance last year.
International Club members from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, Lebanon and the UAE alongside Germany, Netherlands and the USA were present at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.
“The energy and passion of the regional Volkswagen community shone through this weekend. Each year this event gets bigger and better and we were overwhelmed to receive such great support from the clubs across the GCC and the globe, together with our dealer network, in particular, Ali & Sons. It is fantastic to see the spirit of unity and witness Volkswagen families, fans and customers unite around one shared passion” commented Andrew Savvas, Brand Director for Volkswagen Middle East.
At this year’s award ceremony, Mohammed Al Hammadi from the Abu Dhabi Club bagged the award for ‘Car of the Year’. Oman Club members, Muntaser Al Barwani, the administrator for the Club and Abbas Al Lawati, seized the runners up positions of the same.
The event witnessed participants from over seven countries including five international clubs.
The event was graced by some of the most iconic monikers in the Volkswagen history including Beetles and Campers. Also present at the event were GTIs and Golf Rs.
“It is absolutely a collection of enthusiasts and car owners coming together to share one passion for the brand, It’s the heartbeat of the youth,” said Managing Director of Audi Volkswagen Middle East, Deesch Papke.