NISSAN PATROL WINS ABU DHABI DESERT CHALLENGE
Nissan Patrol has once again proved to be the hero of all terrains by powering top competitors to success in the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge powered by Nissan 2014. Making a debut in the demanding desert rally, the latest generation Nissan Patrol won its class at its first outing with Emil Kneisser, sponsored by Nissan, behind the wheel and claiming victory in the ‘T2' category. Yahya Bel Helei, also sponsored by Nissan and competing in the ‘T1' category was the highest finisher of any GCC competitor , in fourth place overall.
Nissan Middle East Managing Director Samir Cherfan said: “The Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge powered by Nissan is an internationally-recognised event attracting the best desert rally competitors from around the world. Against this toughest of competition, the latest generation Nissan Patrol was able to claim a class win on its first outing – a spectacular achievement.”