20 june 2012
abu dhabi motors marks the diamond jubilee of her majesty the queen.
Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Motors, the Rolls-Royce and BMW Group importer in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain participated with a fleet of its British manufactured cars in a special Motorcade which was organised to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II marking the strong ties between the UK and UAE.
Over 15 Rolls-Royce and MINI vehicles joined the celebration, which was organised by the British Embassy in the UAE and Yas Marina Circuit, the motorcade made its way through the streets of Abu Dhabi, to Yas Marina Circuit, where a special rally was held.
Commenting on the occasion, Arno Husselmann, General Manager of Abu Dhabi Motors said :“It was with great pleasure that Abu Dhabi Motors participated in this extraordinary celebration. Both Rolls-Royce and MINI are iconic British brands, famous for their excellent engineering and design. They have also both been a big part of the progressive growth and success the UK saw under the guidance of her Majesty, therefore it was natural for us to want to be part of this special day."
In addition to participating in the rally on Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi Motors donated a MINI Coupé for a weekend to be won at the special raffle draw organised on the day.
The Diamond Jubilee marks 60 years of Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II’s Accession to the throne in 1952. Her Majesty the Queen is Britain’s second longest reigning monarch after Queen Victoria (1837-1901).