For the first time Fernando Alonso on the podium in the rally
Two-time F1 champion Fernando Alonso achieved first place on the stage for the winners in Saudi Arabia with a rally racer. The Spaniard, meanwhile, continues to gain experience before making his debut at the Dakar Rally next year
Alonso and his navigator Marc Coma have participated in some smaller races in recent weeks as part of their preparations for Dakar, and Alonso is feeling increasingly homely in the new environment. While his first rally in Morocco , the Spaniard ended up overturning his Toyota, Alonso now stepped onto the winning stage for the first time.
He did it at the Al Ula Neom rally in Saudi Arabia, which will also premiere in January next year for the famous Dakar. Alonso finished third with Toyota Hilluc, a very encouraging achievement for the rookie novice.
The first podium in his occupation on the earth of rallies, and his first season with Hilux @ TOYOTA_GR , third within the # AUla @ NEOM Rally, Third Spherical of the Saudi Desolate Tract Rally Championship @ SaudiToyotaCh , tall work Alonso 🇪🇸🇸 Visit @ VisitSaudiNow pic.twitter .com / 1gLUgKvd7X
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