Nissan Rally: Fifth win for Yazeed Al-Rajhi

Yazeed Al-Rajhi © DR

– Rajah-Farhan Al-Shammeri wins T2 in fourth ; Al-Shehail finishes second overall

– Ahmed Al-Nasser and Abdul-Majeed Al-Khulaifi take motorcycle and quad wins

Saudi Arabia’s Yazeed Al-Rajhi and German navigator Timo Gottschalk cruised to a comfortable victory in the Ha’il Nissan International Rally on Monday morning after winning the super special and all four selective sections in Saudi Arabia’s premier motor sport event.


The Riyadh driver began the final leg with a lead of 1min 01min 46sec and extended that to a winning margin of 1hr 23min 45sec to confirm a second successive win in his powerful Hummer and a record fifth in total.

“I am extremely happy to win this rally for the fifth time,