After winning two times in the Dakar, the World FIA Rally Cross-Country and the category WRC2 World Rally, few challenges missing Nasser Al-Attiyah. Despite this, the pilot qatar is facing this weekend at his first ‘appointment’ with a vehicle of front-wheel drive and to be prepared for the occasion, wanted to to complete their first miles on the Chevrolet RML Cruze TC1. Before the official start of hostilities in the circuit of Losail, Al-Attiyah has made a small test with the car Fields Racing, a test that has left some interesting images.
The sensations of Nasser Al-Attiyah after finishing this first contact with the Chevrolet RML with the colors of the Federation of Qatar (QMMF) were very positive: “The evidence of this night has been very good. It has been a good experience,”. The pilot qatar in addition to added in the pitlane of the layout of Losail: “Although this is the first time that I’m going to fly a passenger, I’m in a house, in a circuit that I know well. I hope that is enough to be able to adapt fast and I will do the maximum possible to to get a good result in the two races this weekend”.
Of time, the start of Nasser Al-Attiyah in the competition has been discreet. The pilot qatar has finished sixteenth in the testing session prior to the free practice, just beating Rob Huff and Tiago Monteiro, two drivers who have swept problems in their respective cars. The session of testing sets in any case the starting point to the weekend of the WTCC at Losail and it does so with the champion to the front. José Maria ‘Pechito’ Lopez has set the standard in this session of testing with a time of 2:02.316. Norbert Michelisz and Mehdi Bennani have finished your wake.