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Mercedes-Benz Detour: The treasure hunt is back

After the success of last year’s first UAE ML hunt, Mercedes-Benz DETOUR is back on the 6th of December (fri) and now with a chance to win fantastic prizes including a Brand New Mercedes-Benz GLK 250!

This thrilling motor sports event is a collaboration of Gargash Enterprises and Detour Events Management. It’s one of the first kinds in the UAE where by teams are tested on their navigation skills, performance of at pit stop activities & mental alertness. If you’re an adventurous person who loves to compete & experience something out of the ordinary, then you need to be a part of this!

The challenge is open for 100 teams of 2-5 adults per team, cruising through UAE roads in their own or rented Mercedes – Benz cars; whereby they will collect points for fun physical challenges at pit-stops, en-route mental activities completed while driving and additional points for encrypting a bonus clue. Contestants must follow exact navigation instructions based on their odometer and speed limits provided in order to reach the marshal pit stops on time. Arriving early or late will lead to negative points. Safety is paramount and speeding is not allowed in this competition!

Some of last year’s participants were quoted as saying “ never a dull moment” – Adnan hussain “team star 69”; “Absolutely amazing, never experienced something like this in dubai” – Nisha Monsy “team merc – E – less” .

The hunt will finish at the alluring tropical gardens of Jebel Ali golf resort & spa facing the waterfront with a scrumptious continental brunch, entertainment and award ceremony; where a team with the highest score will walk away with the grand prize of “the Mercedes-benz GLK”!

It’s the perfect weather for some fun outdoor activities so put a team together – create your own team name  & register now. The Mercedes-benz DETOUR 2013 is now open for registrations. Prices start at 350 Dhs per person, inclusive of brunch and a chance of grabbing some very exciting prizes. Special rental rates are available on selected models from sixt rent a car. Payments can be made online or at Fitness First centers around UAE – our official fitness partner. Register now on

Mercedes-Benz DETOUR 2013 is presented by Gargash enterprises in association with Sixt rent a car, V-Kool . The event is supported by Fitness First, Tim Horton’s, 7days, Chanel 4, radio spice, The cycle hub, Al Majaz waterfront, Deira International school, shooting club, Jebel Ali golf resort & spa, Emirates motor sports federation and Dubai sports council.

Don’t hesitate for too long, as entries are limited to only 100 teams…. Get ready for the adventure!