Yazeed Al-Rajhi

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Yazeed Al-Rajhi
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Personal information
Nationality  Saudi Arabian
Born (1981-05-05)May 5, 1981[1]
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
World Rally Championship record
Active years 2008 – present
Co-driver United Kingdom Michael Orr
First rally 2008 Rally Argentina
Last updated on: 22 May 2017.

Yazeed Al-Rajhi is a Saudi Arabian rally driver. He scored his first World Rally Championship (WRC) points with an eighth place finish on the 2012 Acropolis Rally. Al-Rajhi made his WRC debut on the 2008 Rally Argentina in a Subaru Impreza WRX STI. He retired from that event and the 2008 Jordan Rally – his other WRC appearance of the year.[1] He returned to the top level in 2010, finishing 13th overall on the Jordan Rally in a Peugeot 207 S2000. He also contested that year's Rally d'Italia Sardegna, a round of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge, but he retired after losing a wheel. In 2011 he contested seven WRC rounds, but retired from six of them. He also competed in the IRC round in Corsica, finishing 14th.

Achievements[edit]

Yazeed Alrajhi Personal titles

Yazeed Team

  • 2008.1st in Middle East Championship in Kuwait Rally.
  • 2008.1st in Middle East Championship in Sharqia Rally.
  • 2008.1st in the Saudi Arabia Motor Federation competition in Sharqia Rally.
  • 2009.1st in Hail Rally (Baja) Motor Federation competition.
  • 2009.1st in the Syria International Rally.
  • 2009.2nd in Qatar International Rally.
  • 2009.3rd in Lebanon International Rally.
  • 2009.3rd Overall in Middle East Championship.
  • 2010.1st in Hail Rally (Baja) Motor Federation competition.
  • 2010.1st in Middle East Championship in Jordan Rally.
  • 2010.1st in Middle East Championship in Sharqia Rally.
  • 2010.1st in the Saudi Arabia Motor Federation competition in Sharqia Rally.
  • 2011.2nd in the third round of the World Rally Championship WRC2.
  • 2011.1st in Spain Rally 4th round of World Rally Championship WRC2.
  • 2011.2nd in the 4th round of Italian Rally's championship (Rally terre cardbells) S2000 Cars.
  • 2012.1st in Hail Rally (Baja) Motor Federation competition.
  • 2012.2nd in Greece Rally in World Rally Championship WRC2.
  • 2012.2nd in Rally Estonia.
  • 2012.2nd in Rally Finland in World Rally Championship WRC2.
  • 2012.3rd in Rally Wales (Great Britain) in World Rally Championship WRC2.
  • 2012.2nd in Rally de France in world rally championship WRC2. 2012.3rd in Rally Jordan in FIA championship.
  • 2012.3rd in Rally Spain in world rally championship WRC2.
  • 2012.3rd overall in World Rally Championship WRC2.
  • 2013.1st in Sweden Rally 2013 World Rally Championship WRC2

Career results[edit]

Complete World Rally Championship results[edit]

Year Entrant Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Pos. Points
2008 Yazeed Al-Rajhi Subaru Impreza WRX STI MON SWE MEX ARG
Ret
JOR
Ret
ITA GRE TUR FIN GER NZL ESP FRA JPN GBR NC 0
2010 Al-Rajhi Racing Team Peugeot 207 S2000 SWE MEX JOR
13
TUR NZL POR BUL FIN GER JPN FRA ESP GBR NC 0
2011 Al-Rajhi Racing Team Peugeot 207 S2000 SWE MEX POR
Ret
JOR ITA
Ret
ARG GRE
Ret
FIN GER
Ret
AUS FRA
34
ESP
Ret
NC 0
Ford Fiesta S2000 GBR
Ret
2012 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC MON SWE
24
MEX POR
Ret
ARG GRE
8
NZL
28
FIN
17
GER
Ret
GBR
16
FRA
18
ITA ESP
15
26th 4
2013 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC MON SWE
10
MEX POR
WD
ARG GRE ITA FIN
12
GER AUS
12
FRA ESP
12
GBR
18
29th 1
2014 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC MON SWE
14
MEX POR ARG ITA
Ret
POL
13
FIN
13
GER AUS
Ret
FRA ESP GBR NC 0
2015 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC MON SWE
16
MEX ARG POR
Ret
ITA
Ret
POL FIN GER AUS
Ret
FRA ESP
Ret
GBR NC 0
2016 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RS WRC MON SWE
Ret
MEX ARG POR
11
ITA
Ret
POL
Ret
FIN
Ret
GER CHN
C
FRA ESP GBR
Ret
AUS NC 0
2017 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RS WRC MON SWE MEX FRA ARG POR ITA
13
POL FIN GER ESP GBR
Ret
AUS NC 0
2018 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RS WRC MON SWE
Ret
MEX FRA ARG POR
Ret
ITA
Ret
FIN GER TUR GBR ESP AUS NC* 0*

* Season still in progress.

SWRC results[edit]

Year Entrant Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Pos. Points
2012 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC MON SWE
5
POR
Ret
NZL
4
FIN
2
GBR
3
FRA
2
ESP
3
3rd 88

WRC-2 results[edit]

Year Entrant Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Pos. Points
2013 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC MON SWE
1
MEX POR
WD
ARG GRE ITA FIN
4
GER AUS
3
FRA ESP
2
GBR
8
5th 74
2014 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC MON SWE
4
MEX POR ARG ITA
Ret
POL
3
FIN
4
GER AUS
Ret
FRA ESP GBR 11th 39
2015 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC MON SWE
4
MEX ARG POR
Ret
ITA
Ret
POL FIN GER AUS
Ret
FRA ESP
Ret
GBR 28th 12

WRC-Trophy results[edit]

Year Entrant Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Pos. Points
2017 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RS WRC MON SWE MEX FRA ARG POR ITA
13
POL FIN GER ESP GBR
Ret
AUS 5th 25

ERC results[edit]

Year Entrant Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Pos. Points
2014 Yazeed Racing Ford Fiesta RRC JÄN LIE GRE IRE AZO YPR EST CZE CYP
1
VAL COR 15th 38

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Yazeed Al-Rajhi". eWRC-results.com. eWRC.cz. Retrieved 6 June 2012. 

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