The Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge starts with a prologue on Sunday, 26 February, and will finish with a ceremony podium five days later.
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Aliyyah Koloc returns to
cross-country rallying at
Abu Dhabi Desert
After a busy January that saw Aliyyah Koloc participating in her first ever Dakar Rally
followed by the 6h of Abu Dhabi, an endurance race that is part of the 24h Series, the 18
year old Buggyra ZM Racing driver is returning to cross-country rallying this weekend in
a Can-Am DV21.
"Aliyyah had a bit of a rest
after a busy January
However, she hasn't neglected her physical training to confirm her
reputation among strong rivals which she managed to earn by winning the
2022 FIA Middle East Cup for Cross-Country Bajas.
This year won't be easy for her as she
will face a number of strong rivals in
the T3 Light Prototype category," said
Buggyra's Head of Communications,
Among the biggest difficulties of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge is
the return to the treacherous Empty Quarter desert that troubled
many competitors of the recent Dakar Rally.
Aliyyah Koloc isn't impressed
by the high dunes though.
"I really enjoy driving in the dunes.
It's my favourite part of cross-
I just love the sand," said the young pilot, whose co-driver
will once again be experienced Frenchman Stéphane
The Abu Dhabi Desert
Challenge is the second round
of the FIA World Rally-Raid
Championship after Dakar.
Aliyah Koloc ranks currently 12th but the Buggyra racer is
confident of moving up.
"At the Dakar, we had a lot of
technical problems at the end.
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