FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2020 flag.png

START RACING!
— In-game description.
Quote Natalia.png
Complete the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2020 5-day special event, for your chance to earn a 2020 Season Formula 1® car and the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™ Tuning Setup!
— Natalia, Agent

FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2020 is the sixth challenge of nine Grand Prix™ Special Events in Real Racing 3. It gives the players a chance to win a 2020 Season Formula 1® car of their choice. The player can participate in this event with any car, already owned or not. Ability to take the same car into multiple Special Events is noted as the main purpose of renewed Motorsports.

The event becomes available on Dec 3, 2020. The five Stages of this Special Event are a typical Formula 1® racing weekend for the player to go through, driving their chosen car on Yas Marina Circuit: Free Practice (Stages 1 & 2), Qualification (Stage 3) and Race (Stages 4 & 5). Each following Stage unlocks immediately upon completion of the previous one.

2020 Season Formula 1® cars

List of 2020 Formula 1® cars the players can choose:

2020 Season Formula 1® cars

RENAULT R.S.20 RED BULL RACING RB16 ALPHATAURI AT01 FERRARI SF1000 MERCEDES-AMG F1 W11 EQ PERFORMANCE HAAS VF-20 ALFA ROMEO RACING C39 McLAREN MCL35 RACING POINT RP20 WILLIAMS FW43

The 2020 Season Formula 1® cars have been added to Daily Race (Formula 1®), 2020 Champion Series and 2020 Invitational Series in the Formula 1® Hub.

Completion Rewards

2020 Season Formula 1® car

To win a car, the player must complete the event within 5 days (24 x 5 = 120 hours) from the moment of entry. During this period, the countdown is displayed on corresponding special event tab. The remaining days and hours are displayed rounded and change every half day, then half hour, and so on. If time runs out, the player will not earn a car, although the event will remain open for completion, and other rewards (see below) are obtainable still.

FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2020 Choose Your Car.png

The player can choose any not owned car on the final "Event Complete. Choose Your Car" dialog of the event regardless of the car used to win the event.
Obtaining any car unlocks 2020 Champion Series.

Bonus Rewards for Goal and Stage completion

Stage Bonus for Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
01 (Free Practice) Stage 20,000 5
02 (Free Practice 2&3) Stage 30.000 5
03 (Qualifying) Stage 40,000 10
04 (Formula 1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™ 2020) Stage 60,000 10
05 (Formula 1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™ 2020) Stage 50,000 20
Total: 200,000 50

For successful completion of certain Stages and/or Goals the players are rewarded with Bonus M$ and Gold,

Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png 200,000 and
Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png 50
in total.

Bonus M$ don't count towards a player's M$ Daily Cap (always) and are also credited in excess of the M$ Wallet Cap (when reached only).
There is no time restriction to get these bonuses.

Tuning Setup (reward)

Although the player purchases Tuning Steps for the full price, the game presents resulting Setup as a reward available after the Special Event for any car within the same Motorsport group via Tuning Setup Inventory.
The player is rewarded with the Tuning Setup as soon as the event is completed.

70th Anniversary Liveries and M$ (5 events)

Upon successful completion of five of the season's events, the player is rewarded with 70th Anniversary Liveries for F1® Academy Car and Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png100,000.
There is no foreseeable time limit for completion.

McLaren MP4/4 or M$ and Gold (9 events)

Upon completion of all of the season's nine events, the player is rewarded with McLaren MP4/4 or, in case the car is owned already, Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png150 and Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png500,000.
There is no foreseeable time limit for completion.

PR & Prices

Tune your car and level up your Driver and Team Principal to meet the required PR
— In-game description.

Maximum required PR for this event is 125.6 - 126.0 depending on chosen car, and is distributed by team and goal as follows:

Required PR for [Stage].[Goal] by Team
Group Base Team(s) 1.1-1.3 1.4-2.3 2.4-3.3 3.4-4.3 4.4-5.3 5.4-5.5
115.6
ALFA ROMEO RACING ORLEN 2020 flag.png
SCUDERIA ALPHATAURI HONDA 2020 flag.png
HAAS F1® TEAM 2020 flag.png
WILLIAMS RACING 2020 flag.png
116.8 118.3 120.1 122.5 125.6
115.8
SCUDERIA FERRARI 2020 flag.png
McLAREN F1® TEAM 2020 flag.png
BWT RACING POINT F1® TEAM 2020 flag.png
RENAULT DP WORLD F1® TEAM 2020 flag.png
117.0 118.5 120.3 122.7 125.8
115.9
ASTON MARTIN RED BULL RACING 2020 flag.png
117.1 118.6 120.4 122.8 125.9
116.0
MERCEDES-AMG PETRONAS FORMULA ONE® TEAM 2020 flag.png
117.2 118.7 120.5 122.9 126.0

Please note: In the PR field of the tables below max PR for the Goal is given.

Tuning Setup

Tuning Step prices, Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Step Gearbox
Mapping
Power Unit
Optimization
Brake
Calibration
Suspension
Adjustments
1 82,300 109,800 73,200 93,800
2 88,400 117,900 78,600 100,700
3 91,500 122,000 81,300 104,200
4 92,700 123,600 82,400 105,600
5 93,300 124,400 83,000 106,300
6 122,000 162,600 108,400 138,900
7 195,200 · · 222,300
8 213,500 · · 243,100
9 · · · ·
10 · · · ·
Sum 978,900 760,300 506,900 1,114,900
Total = 3,361,000

"Tuning Setups are uniquely tailored to each event" by limiting maximum number of Tuning Step for every stat, available for purchase during that event. Maximum numbers of Tuning Steps for this event are:


F1 TUNING SETUP
Speed Icon.png Gearbox Mapping 8
Acceleration Icon.png Power Unit Optimization 6
Braking Icon.png Brake Calibration 6
Grip Icon.png Suspension Adjustments 8
ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI 2020
This Tuning Setup is biased to Top Speed and Grip to blast through Yas Marina's long straights while keeping a tight rein on the corners in Sector 3.
— In-game description.

Currently, unbought Tuning Steps are available through the Tuning Setup Inventory for the same price.

Driver

Driver Level Up Rates (training cost is optional): click →
Level Per Level Cumulative
XP Levelling, Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png Training, Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png XP Levelling, Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png Training, Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
1
2 1,000 30 30,000 1,000 30 30,000
3 4,000 42 55,000 5,000 72 85,000
4 7,000 61 98,000 12,000 133 183,000
5 13,000 87 185,000 25,000 220 368,000
6 15,000 124 213,000 40,000 344 581,000
7 25,000 177 357,000 65,000 521 938,000
(8) MAX 35,000 253 501,000 100,000 774 1,439,000

Team Principal

Every installed Tuning Step adds 150 XP points to the Team Principal.

Team Principal Level Up Rates: click →
Level Per Level Cumulative
XP Levelling, Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png XP Levelling, Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
1
2 150 9 150 9
3 150 11 300 20
4 300 14 600 34
5 300 17 900 51
6 450 21 1,350 72
7 600 25 1,950 97
8 600 31 2,550 128
9 750 39 3,300 167
10 1,050 47 4,350 214
11 1,200 58 5,550 272
12 1,500 72 7,050 344
(13) MAX 1,950 89 9,000 433

FAQ and Tips

Before starting the Formula 1® Rolex Belgian Grand Prix™ 2020 special event, please view:

Please refer to generic RR3_Wiki:Real Racing 3 Tips and FAQ as well.

Stage 01 (Free Practice)

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the first stage (Free Practice) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png20,000 and 5 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png. Throughout the first stage, players will have to race their chosen 2020 Season Formula 1® car on Yas Marina Circuit.

Quote Eric.png
Welcome to Yas Island and the 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix ™!

The Yas Marina circuit features plenty of overtaking opportunities through its 21 corners, and long straights through the second sector.

The 55-lap race will challenge your driving abilities and your car. Practice 1 is about to start, let's get to it!
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Quote Natalia.png
You have been lent a 2020 Season Formula 1® car.

All Driver XP, Principal XP and VIP are permanent, and will apply in future events.

All tuning will be awarded as a Tuning Setup when the event is completed.
— Natalia, Agent
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
1.1 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
21,750 1,100 ? 10
Set the fastest lap while warming up your tires
1.2 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
10,850 600 ? 10
Hit a speed target of 178 mph [286.4 kph] 2 times, and finish in 1st place
1.3 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
10,850 600 ? 10
Maintain an average speed of 127.4 mph [205 kph] and finish in 1st place
1.4 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
117.1
21,750 1,100 ? 10
Overtake 7 opponents and finish the event in 1st place
Quote Eric.png
Good work nailing those tests. We've learnt a lot that we can use to strategize for the race. You've got a break now, then FP2 this afternoon!
— Eric, Auto Engineer

|} For tips and advice on stage 01, see this: Tips and FAQ for FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2020 Stage 01.

Stage 02 (Free Practice 2 & 3)

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the second stage (Free Practice 2 & 3) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png30,000 and 5 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png. Throughout the second stage, players will have to race their chosen 2020 Season Formula 1® car on Yas Marina Circuit.

Quote Eric.png
We've got more tests on the agenda this afternoon while we work towards an optimal setup. Let's get to work!
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
2.1 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
117.1
10,850 600 ? 20
Complete a lap in under 1:35
2.2 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
117.1
10,850 600 ? 20
Draft for 3280.84 yd [3000m] and don't get overtaken
2.3 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
117.1
10,850 600 ? 20
Maintain an average speed of 121.7 mph [196 kph] while managing your engine heat
2.4 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
118.6
21,750 1,100 ? 20
Set the fastest lap
Quote Eric.png
Great driving, and good work helping us complete our test list so efficiently. This evening is Qualifying, so get ready for some fast laps!
— Eric, Auto Engineer

For tips and advice on stage 02, see this: Tips and FAQ for FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2020 Stage 02.

Stage 03 (Qualifying)

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the third stage (Qualifying) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png40,000 and 10 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png. Throughout the third stage, players will have to race their chosen 2020 Season Formula 1® car on Yas Marina Circuit.

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Qualifying is about to start. All we need in Q1 is a time to get us to Q2, so stay focused.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
3.1 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Evening) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
118.6
10,850 600 ? 30
Finish the lap in under 1:35 and draft for 3280.84 yd [3000m]
3.2 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Evening) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
118.6
10,850 600 ? 30
Hit a speed target of 160 mph [257.4 kph] 4 times, and tailgate at a distance of 102 ft [31m] for 70 seconds
3.3 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Evening) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
118.6
21,750 1,100 ? 30
Set the fastest lap without going off-track
3.4 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Evening) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
120.4
10,850 600 ? 30
Finish this lap in 1:31 and don’t damage the car
Quote Eric.png
Great run, we got to Q3 and you put a good final time on the board. The last few cars out posted some faster laps, so we'll be starting the race from 5th place.
— Eric, Auto Engineer

For tips and advice on stage 03, see this: Tips and FAQ for ??name of event?? Stage 03.

Stage 04 (Formula 1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™ 2020)

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the fourth stage (Formula 1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™ 2020) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png60,000 and 10 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png. Throughout the fourth stage, players will have to race their chosen 2020 Season Formula 1® car on Yas Marina Circuit.

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Today's the day, the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™! The strategy team have been working hard to fine tune our race plan and everything's ready for the race.

We're 5th on the grid and there's some strong competition. Focus on getting clear of the midfield in the early laps. we'll adjust our strategy as the race plays out. Good luck!
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
4.1 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Evening) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
120.4
10,850 600 ? 50
Finish the lap in at least 4th without damaging your car
4.2 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Evening) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
120.4
10,850 600 ? 50
Finish at least 3rd and tailgate 2nd place from 200ft[1] [60.9m] for 30 seconds
4.3 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Evening) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
120.4
21,750 1,100 ? 50
Finish in 1st position with a lead of at least 218.7yd [200m]
4.4 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Evening) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
122.8
10,850 600 ? 50
While managing tire degradation, finish the lap in 1:31 and don't get overtaken
Quote Eric.png
That was tense. Good job, incredible pace throughout that stint. Keep managing the car like that and we're on track for a great result today!
— Eric, Auto Engineer

For tips and advice on stage 04, see this: Tips and FAQ for FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2020 Stage 04.

Stage 05 (Formula 1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™ 2020)

Players who successfully complete all of the goals given in the fifth stage (Formula 1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™ 2020) are rewarded with Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png50,000, 20 Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png, and 2020 Season Formula 1® car of their choosing. Throughout the fifth stage, players will have to race the their chosen 2020 Season Formula 1® car on Yas Marina Circuit.

Quote Eric.png
OK, situation: we're re-entering the race in P10 after 29 laps. we have to push from here if we're going to make the podium. OK, go for it!
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Goal Description Laps
PR
Reward
MCurr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png
Fame XP Skip
GCurr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png
5.1 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Evening) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
122.8
10,850[2] 600[2] ?[2] 80
Finish the lap in at least 7th and manage your tires without getting overtaken
5.2 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Night) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
122.8
21,750[3] 1,100[3] ?[3] 80
Finish in at least 5th place
5.3 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Night) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
122.8
10,850[4] 600[4] ?[4] 80
Finish the lap in 5th place and draft 1093.6 yd [1000m] while managing your fuel
5.4 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Night) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
2
125.9
21,750 1,100 ? 120
Finish at least 3rd in 2:57
5.5 CupCup Yas Marina Circuit (Night) – Grand Prix Circuit
Rolling Start
1
125.9
10,850 600 ? 120
Win the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™
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How's that? P1! P1, hahaha! Love that! Great job.
— Eric, Auto Engineer
Quote Michael.png
You nailed every lap. Congratulations champ and well done. Enjoy the podium.
— Michael, Manager
Quote Eric.png
Unreal! See you in Parc Ferme. Ahh, what a great Sunday!
— Eric, Auto Engineer

For tips and advice on stage 05, see this: Tips and FAQ for FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2020 Stage 05.

Completion Rewards

Stage Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png Curr.Gold.New.80x80.Shifted.png Other rewards
01 (Free Practice) 20,000 5
02 (Free Practice 2 & 3) 30,000 5
03 (Qualifying) 40,000 10
04 (Formula 1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™ 2020) 60,000 10
05 (Formula 1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix™ 2020) 50,000 20 Win 2020 season Formula 1 car
Unlock 2020 Champion Series
Total 200,000 50
FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2020 Event Complete.png
— In-game description.

Footnotes

  1. Equal to 66.6 yd
  2. Rewards for 7th place are Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png5,450, 420 Fame, and 133 XP
  3. Rewards for 5th place are Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png14,150, 830 Fame, and 369 XP
  4. Rewards for 5th place are Curr.M.Dollars.New.80x80.Shifted.png7,050, 450 Fame, and 171 XP
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