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Abu Dhabi unveils sneak peak at Ferrari World

Melissa Kaplan Jun 3, 2010

Just to let you know there is still bukoos of money in Dubai, Ferrari World got a sneak preview this week. A park that pays homage to the luxurious Italian sports car. When completed in a few months, the world’s biggest indoor theme park will feature a Ferrari-themed racing academy, children’s play area and rides. Including a formula one-inspired roller coaster that’ll go 150 miles an hour. All under a gargantuan red roof that resembles a Ferrari hood ornament. In case you’re in the middle of the desert and can’t find Ferrari World.

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