The Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge (ADSC) will be held 15-19 January 2015 to coincide with the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.

Prequalifying will be held 12-14 January through a number of static and dynamic scrutineering and qualifying sessions, with the cars competing head-to-head for pole position on the track on the final day of qualifications on the 15th January at Yas Marina Circuit.  

The ADSC will start and finish in the capital of the UAE; Abu Dhabi.

On their return to Abu Dhabi the teams will parade in finishing order to Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center for the opening ceremony of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) and the Zayed Future Energy prize giving.



Date: 15th January

Time: 9am – 5pm

Venue: Yas Marina Circuit


Road Challenge Day 1

Date: 16th January

Time: 8am – 4pm

Venue: Yas Marina Circuit – UAE University – Masdar City


Road Challenge Day 2

Date: 17th January

Time: 10am – 5pm

Venue: Shams 1 – Hamim – Shams 1


Road Challenge Day 3

Date: 18th January

Time: 8am – 5pm

Venue: Shams 1 – Ghayathi – Shams 1