President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took part in the race on the rally car and won the race from a professional driver. The video on your YouTubechannel publishes “Chronicles of Turkmenistan”.
As stated the material of the state news agencies of the country tdkh, 12 may Berdimuhamedov arrived for the qualifying races “in one of the most beautiful places in the Karakum desert”, which determined team from Turkmenistan at the upcoming international rally “Amul-the Khazars 2018”.
Finding that the technical performance sports car, which Berdimuhamedov arrived at the race, meet the set of competition parameters, the President asked the judge if he could also take part in the race. The judges did not dare to refuse the head of state in such opportunities.
Berdimuhamedov Opponent on the road was the athlete’s Centre of Motorsport interior Ministry country Gurbanmyrat of hommadov. Drive the designated distance and arriving to the finish line, Berdymukhamedov has found that ahead of a professional athlete — the head of the judicial group told the President that he was able to drive the designated distance in 10 minutes of 10.45 seconds, while Hammadou it took 10 minutes 22,42 seconds.
This is not the first victory of the leader of Turkmenistan at the races. In August 2015 Berdimuhamedov won the victory in the competition “Alfa Romeo 2015”, ahead of the already mentioned Hommadov three seconds.
In 2013, the President participated in horse racing. Opportunity managed to win, however, immediately after the finish of the leader of Turkmenistan fell from horse.