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AL-ATTIYAH WINS MANATEQ QATAR CROSS-COUNTRY RALLY FOR SEVENTH TIME IN NINE YEARS

  Ahmed Al-Kuwari snatches late T3 glory after tyre woes for Khalid Al-Mohannadi Yazeed Al-Rajhi and Jakub Przygonski round off overall podium finishers LUSAIL (Qatar): Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah confirmed a seventh victory in nine seasons at the Manateq Qatar Cross-Country Rally (MQCCR) and kick-started his challenge to win back the FIA World Cup Drivers’ title with the fastest time on the final stage on Thursday. Having

By |2020-03-04T13:20:01+00:00February 27th, 2020|Categories: Sport|0 Comments

ADVERSE WWEATHER COST AL-ATTIYAH FIRST PLACE WHILST AL-RAJHI TAKES IT ON DAY 4

   Al-Rajhi claims stage win; Khalid Al-Mohannadi leads T3 as Jones tops T3 on the day Adverse weather conditions and strong winds force route changes on rally officials LUSAIL (Qatar): Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah will take an outright lead of 1hr 16min 06sec into the final stage of the Manateq Qatar Cross-Country Rally (MQCCR) on Thursday. The Qatari and French co-driver Matthieu Baumel erred on the side of caution

By |2020-03-04T13:19:34+00:00February 26th, 2020|Categories: Sport|0 Comments

AL-ATTIYAH STILL IN FIRST PLACE WITH PRZYGONSKI RIGHT BEHIND HIM ON DAY 3

  Przygonski second on stage; Khalid Al-Mohannadi leads T3 after an accident for Jones. Gonzalo Guayasamin’s Polaris destroyed by fire; engine woes sideline Adel Abdulla. LUSAIL (Qatar): Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah continued his relentless charge towards a seventh victory in nine seasons at the Manateq Qatar Cross-Country Rally (MQCCR) with another dominant performance on the 340.28km selective section through Qatar’s southern and western deserts on

By |2020-03-04T13:18:42+00:00February 25th, 2020|Categories: Sport|0 Comments

AL-ATTIYAH OPENS UP A MASSIVE LEAD IN MANATEQ QATAR CROSS-COUNTRY RALLY ON DAY 2

  Przygonski loses nearly two hours; Austin Jones leads the T3 category and holds second. LUSAIL (Qatar): Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah and French navigator Matthieu Baumel moved further ahead of their nearest rivals after winning a dramatic second 334.25km selective section of the Manateq Qatar Cross-Country Rally (MQCCR) across the country’s northern and western deserts on Monday. Driving a Toyota Gazoo Hilux, Al-Attiyah was the first on

By |2020-03-04T13:18:06+00:00February 24th, 2020|Categories: Sport|0 Comments

AL-ATTIYAH TAKES A COMFORTABLE LEAD AT MANATEQ QATAR CROSS-COUNTRY RALLY ON DAY 1

Qatar’s Khalid Al-Mohannadi edges clear of Austin Jones and Fedor Vorobyev in T3 battle. LUSAIL (Qatar): Local star Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah and French navigator Matthieu Baumel opened up a comfortable lead of 5min 50sec after the opening 171.25km selective section of the Manateq Qatar Cross-Country Rally (MQCCR) on Sunday. Al-Attiyah led the day’s stage from start-to-finish in his Toyota Hilux. He had edged 27.2 seconds in front of Al-Rajhi by

By |2020-03-04T13:17:37+00:00February 23rd, 2020|Categories: Sport|0 Comments

ON SUNDAY STARTS FIRST AL-KHARARRA STAGE OF MANATEQ QATAR CROSS-COUNTRY RALLY

  Qatar’s opening round of the 2020 FIA World Cup gets underway at Souq Waqif  LUSAIL (Qatar): The Manateq Qatar Cross-Country Rally (MQCCR) gets underway in front of the television cameras and hundreds of onlookers at Souq Waqif in downtown Doha on Saturday evening. The opening round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies has attracted competitors from an impressive 22 countries and

By |2020-03-04T13:15:55+00:00February 23rd, 2020|Categories: Sport|Tags: , |0 Comments