They are the world’s top producers of oil. Now, they are venturing into the machines to use oil – cars. Ghazal 1 has become the first car ever built in Saudi Arabia. Saudi newspapers reported that the car was showcased on Monday, June 14, 2010 by ruler King Abdullah. The Gazal-1 first appeared as a concept at the Geneva Motor Show in March.
The Engineers at King Saud University took two years to devlop Ghazal 1, designed to match the hot climate of Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries. The physical dimension of the car is 4.8 meters long with a width of about 1.9 meters.
Dil Sova explains what happened