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7 Dec 2017

Alumnus debuts sports car in Dubai

Mostafa Al-Dah has unveiled the Shaali N360 roadster at the 2017 Dubai Motorshow.

The premium sports car, which is the first track car made in United Arab Emirates, boasts a custom-built 1.4litre four cylinder engine with 360 horsepower output at 10,000 rpm.

The Chief Technical Officer and Co-founder of Shaali Motorsports, Mostafa lead on the car’s engineering after a number of years at Loughborough as both a student and a member of staff.

Mostafa graduated in 2004 with a degree in Automotive Materials, and continued at Loughborough to study for a PhD in Transport Safety, graduating in 2010.

He then worked at the University’s Design School as a Product Design Engineer and later a Collision Investigator, which equipped him with knowledge in additive manufacturing technology and how cars behaved under stress.

More information and photos of the car are available online. Follow the latest from Shaali Motorsports on twitter

Photo credit: Alexsandr Zavatskiy

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