King Abdullah dedicates first Saudi-made automobile

June 16, 2010

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz dedicated the first Saudi-manufactured automobile in a ceremony on Monday in Jeddah. The vehicle, named Ghazal I, was built by students at King Saud University (KSU) and co-financed by the Ministry of Higher Education and other entities. During the ceremony, the King received Minister of Higher Education Dr. Khaled Al-Anqari; KSU Rector Dr. Abdullah Al-Othman; the Ghazal I project team; and other university officials.