17th May 2017
MB Partners are pleased to welcome Khaled Saab as the latest addition to their Young Driver Academy. The talented eleven-year-old, based in Dubai, impressed in the 2016/2017 UAE Rotax Max Challenge with Scuderia Racing Kart finishing third in the end-of-season standings.
Competing in the Mini Max category; several notable race weekends, including five podium finishes, led the youngster to a third-place finish in the Championship – despite being one of the youngest drivers in the category.
Looking ahead to next year, Khaled will continue competing in the UAE Rotax Max Challenge with the intention of gaining further karting experience within Europe as the year progresses.
The Dubai-based youngster is excited about joining the MB Partners stable and is enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.
“I am very excited to have the opportunity to work with MB partners on my development as a racing driver. With guidance from someone as experienced in racing as Kieren Clark, it gives me the chance to fulfil my dreams’, said Khaled.
Kieren Clark, Head of MB Partners’ Young Driver Academy, has been impressed with Khaled’s ability and is looking forward to helping the young driver further his development.
“Although Khaled is young, he has a very mature head on his shoulders. His progress during our driver evaluation was fantastic and I’m confident that with the MB Partners team behind him, he can go on to achieve great things in his career.”