After achieving the first world achievement in her career in the world of rallying, and in her first year in the competitions, she won the Baja World Cup in the category T3 The Arab Petroleum Products Trading Company “APSCO”, which produces and markets “Mobil 1 Oil”, honored the Saudi rally driver, Dania Aqeel, after her return from participating in the championship, to become the first Saudi female driver to achieve this achievement, and before a round of the end at Baja Portalegre..
The Saudi champion was hosted in the management of APSCO, which sponsors her in her rallying journey, and was honored by the company’s senior executives for her great global achievement.
Khaled Al-Tayeb, General Manager of Oils and Lubricants at APSCO Company, said that the company’s sponsorship of the world champion was an honor for us, especially as it is the first Saudi woman to participate in world championships in rallying. This is a global achievement.
He added, “It is not the first time that we sponsor Saudi champions. We have a long history of sponsoring all kinds of sports, from football to other sports activities and programs, and ending with motorsport. Everyone also knows Mobil 1’s activity in the field of car racing worldwide.”
For her part, Dania Aqeel expressed her happiness with this honor, and thanked everyone who provided her with support and care in her first professional career. In rally racing
She continued to say thank God for this achievement and thank His Highness the Minister of Sports and His Highness the President of the Saudi Automobile and Motorcycle Federation for the great support I received from them, and I also thank APSCO “Mobil 1” for their support and care for me and for this honor
She added, “I am very happy with the results, and it was an enjoyable year, and I learned a lot and changed as a driver and as a person because I faced many different and different circumstances…. I got to know very good people and the experience was great from all sides and dealing with different and professional people.”“
Khaled Al-Tayeb handed an honorary shield to Dania Aqeel, and souvenir photos were taken on this occasion. Then everyone took a tour inside the factories of APSCO and was briefed on the technical steps for the production of Mobil 1 oil.