The Turkmen President modifies a racing car based on his drawings (video)

In the morning of 19 June President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov, escorted by his son Serdar, visited the Centre for Automobile Sports where based on his own drawings, he personally re-equipped and modified a high-speed off-road sports vehicle and tested its possibilities in trial runs.

Before that the head of state tested a full-size vehicle designed to transport sports cars.

Then he and his son exchanged opinions on features of newly-arrived vehicles and their decorations. After making drawings and various decorative options for the vehicles, the President and Serdar Berdymukhammedov discussed their positioning on the outside of the vehicle, � the state information agency TDH reports.

It is reported that national elements and symbols of the car rally Amul-Khazar 2018 scheduled to be held in September were used in the car design.

The head of state made a few sketches to reequip the car and started working on a design to modernize the sports car to improve its technical potential.

For instance, the President said that the bolted frame could be reinforced to make it more stable during off-road racing and assembled some parts from scratch, and changed a few components to make the entire design more reliable, the media outlet reports.

Then Berdymukhammedov as the driver and his son as a navigator tested the vehicle which had been assembled based on the President's drawings and headed towards the Karakum desert.

Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan