Live from the Dubai 24 Hour Part II
Our second update from this year's slightly ridiculous Middle Eastern endurance race: racing begins, sunlight ends...
Posted: 13 Jan 2012
Despite dwindling light, locals are scattered all over the Dubai Autodrome - many are enduro-racing obsessives. Others are just drawn to fruity exhausts and glowing brakes.
Our miserable Arabic failed to draw any incisive commentary from these chaps. Though one did ask "how long does it go on for", which suggests he's not a die-hard fan. We didn't know how to say twenty. Or four. Or hours. He may be there a while.