WATCH: Emirates flies two souped-up sports cars to the Gumball 3000
‘Team Alfa’ will be representing Dubai in the annual international motor rally…
Emirates airline has posted a video to its social media channels showing its involvement in shipping two Alfa Romeo cars from Dubai to London for an upcoming motor rally.
The Dubai airlines’ SkyCargo division partnered with luxury car distributor Gargash to fly the souped-up vehicles for the Gumball 3000 motor rally aboard a Boeing 777.
The two cars, painted a brilliant purple hue, will compete as ‘Team Alfa’ in the annual race which takes place on public roads at different locations around the world.
Watch Emirates SkyCargo roll out the first class experience for Gargash’s ‘Team Alfa’ cars as they fly from Dubai to London for the Gumball 3000 motor rally. pic.twitter.com/DRKf3pNY1G
— Emirates Airline (@emirates) July 30, 2018
The first leg of the rally will be from London to Bologna, Italy and will kick off during the first week of August. Emirates will then again transport the cars, an Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio and an Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio, to Japan for the second let.
They will tour the historic cities of Osaka, Kyoto and Mt Fuji, finally ending in Tokyo on August 12 where Emirates SkyCargo will fly. both cars back home to Dubai.