December 11 - Dubai headquartered GAC Logistics has for the second time been appointed official logistics partner for the Gulf 12 Hour Race.

Organised by UK-based Driving Force Events, the two-part endurance race will see international teams compete at Abu Dhabi's Yas Marine Circuit.

GAC Logistics Abu Dhabi will organise the sea freight of 26 cars, tyres, accessories and other equipment in association with is sailing logistics specialist arm, GAC Pindar.

GAC Logistics will handle the clearing of shipments at Jebel Ali Port, Dubai, onward road transportation to the racing circuit and the provision of equipment to unload the vehicles upon arrival.

GAC Logistics will also be responsible for the transport of cargoes arriving by air.

When the race is completed, GAC will organise the shipment of the vehicles back to Europe.

Ronnie Knowles, managing director of GAC Abu Dhabi stated: "We are delighted to bring our expertise to bear, so as to ensure that the Gulf 12 hour race runs smoothly, as official logistical partner for this exciting event, for the second year running.

"Our team will see to it that all vehicles and supplies are available to the teams on time and in optimal condition at the Circuit, so they can focus on the serious business of racing for twelve hours," Knowles added.