Adel Abdulla and his co-driver Sebastien Delaunay finished second in FIA T2 at Dubai International Baja Race and scored valuable points for the championship. Despite the electronic differantial problems during the first stage of the rally, the duo kept their pace and reached to podium at the end of the rally. The youngster Mansour Al Helei won the Dubai International Baja Group T2.
Adel Abdulla and Sebastien Delaunay finished 4th in their class on the opening round of FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies in Russia. The duo had the first experience on snow and unfortunately went off the road and stucked in a snow in the first stage and lost valuable times. For the rest of the stages they had no major problem and completed the race as 4th in their class.