Dubai police represent the UAE in `Mille Miglia` classic motor racing in Italy

Police in Dubai take part in a major tour of Italy with a remarkable collection of vintage supercars in the iconic “Mille Miglia” race in Italy, starting today and ending on June 19, 2021, six months before the historic event coming to the UAE. The Mille Miglia Experience, held in collaboration between the United Arab Emirates ‘trademark office, Octanium and Mille Miglia, takes place for the first time in the Middle East in the UAE in December, in line with the Emirates’ 50th anniversary and Expo 2020 Dubai. Dubai police join the 1,000-mile classic car ride, from Brescia to Rome and back, with a V8 571 PS Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. Emirates SkyCargo sent the supercar to the race in Italy. The participation of the Dubai Police comes following the invitation of the organizing committee of the ‘Mille Miglia’ race in an effort to promote dialogue and bridge cultures. Called ‘the most beautiful race in the world’ by sports enthusiasts, Dubai Police will share the social values ​​of the United Arab Emirates to bring safety, security and happiness to the community of more than 190 nationalities, with millions spectators following the race from all over. the world. The Mille Miglia is a “regularity race” where prizes are won for completing shifts on time, rather than competing to be the fastest. The vintage supercar race will mark the United Arab Emirates’ status as a favorite destination for global events that bring people together to practice their passion, on December 5, 2021 through the UAE tour, in line with the country’s 50th anniversary celebration.

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Brigadier Jamal Salem Al Jalaf, Director of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) at the Dubai Police, said: “Our participation in the race symbolizes the UAE’s efforts to bring safety and security home and to engage in mutual dialogue and respect with others. The UAE is committed to the values ​​of tolerance and openness, as evidenced by its richly diverse society of more than 190 nationalities who live and work together in harmony, and we look forward to sharing these values ​​with millions of racial spectators across the world. world in the Golden Jubilee year of the UAE. year. “ Alia Al Hammadi, Vice-Chair of the UAE’s media office, said: “The UAE’s participation in the ‘1000 Miglia’ in Italy reflects the country’s commitment to promoting openness and dialogue, contributing to the well – being of the community. ‘The presentation of the classic car race in the UAE will bring together people from all over the world to follow the masterpieces in the car as they ride along the UAE’s breathtaking scenery, unknown to many worldwide audiences, during the windy winter.’ Martin Halder, CEO of Octanium International, said: “The participation of Dubai Police, the owner of some of the world’s fastest and most expensive supercars as part of its fleet, will be a spectacular addition to the vintage racing cars of the ’94 ‘ 1000 offers. Miglia ‘. It will also bring a new experience of the UAE to the Italian audience.’ Alberto Piantoni, CEO of 1000 Miglia, said: ‘The’ 1000 Miglia ‘classic car race, which attracts a lot of media attention and spectators every year, is a celebration of healthy competition, team building and respect in sport. It reminds us of the power of sport to unite people from different parts of the world. Bringing such an exceptional event to the UAE marks the country’s leading status in the MENA region. ‘ The race for classic cars will come to the United Arab Emirates during a major tour of the Emirates starting on December 5 from Yas Marina Abu Dhabi to Waldorf Astoria in Ras Al Khaimah. During the race, 50 participants from around the world and 50 riders from around the Arab world will tour the UAE in 100 remarkable cars of more than 1000 miles.