Mohammed bin Sulayem, U.A.E F1 representative was involved in a high speed crash while attempting to drive the Renault R28 last year during the Renault ‘ Roadshow ‘ at the Dubai Autodrome.
FIA official driving the R28 was none other than Mohammed bin Sulayem, President of the U.A.E. automobile club and Vice President of the FIA. According to the first reports, the car swung heavily to the right under heavy acceleration on the main straight of the Dubai Autodrome, causing crash into a concrete barrier. Sulayem was subsequently sent to the track medical centre and according to a spokesman at Renault, was unhurt and the car will be repaired to continue this weeks ‘ Roadshow ‘.