Racing legend Nasser Al-Attiyah will perform on Silk Way Rally for the third time in his career. Al-Attiyah confirm that he will have Matthieu Bommel as a co-pilot..
In motorsport world Nasser Al-Attiyah is famous not only for his wins in cross-country races but only for his numerous titles of rally champion: he became WRC2 Champion both in 2014 and 2015. He also won the bronze medal in the men's skeet event at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.
Al-Attiyah participated in Silk Way Rally in 2009 and 2010, representing Volkswagen Motorsport factory team. On the first race he ended up with retirement, but in 2010 he was the 2nd, after his team partner Carlos Sainz.