EAK breaks into the Top 5 in Jezzine Rally 2017

Eddy Abou Karam contested his first dry-weather rally in the Hyundai i20 R5 at the second round of the 2017 Lebanese Rally Championship, the 6th Jezzine Rally, which was held on the weekend of June 3-4. Eddy and co-driver Joseph Kmeid took things easy on the first day of the event, which consisted of two short special stages, and ranked … Continued

EAK makes successful Hyundai R5 debut in 33rd Spring Rally

Eddy Abou Karam has successfully made his debut on the Hyundai i20 R5 in the first round of the 2017 Lebanese Rally Championship, the 33rd Spring Rally, amid changing weather conditions. The rally started under rainy conditions, which made it quite a challenge for Eddy and co-driver Joseph Kmeid, considering they only tested the car in dry conditions. However, Eddy … Continued

EAK will race a Hyundai i20 R5 in 2017

Eddy Abou Karam won the Group N title of the 2016 Lebanese Rally Championship after a phenomenal season alongside Joseph Kmeid in a Mitsubishi Evo X. For 2017, Eddy decided to take things up a notch by switching to an i20 R5 – Hyundai’s latest R5-spec rally car. An interview with Biser3a.com reveals all about EAK’s new plan. Q: Eddy, … Continued

A dream come true: Eddy Abou Karam becomes Group N rally champion in outstanding season

Eddy Abou Karam had been a champion before the 2016 season started with several achievements to his name, including the 2015 Lebanese Hill Climb Championship Group N title. However, Eddy’s dream of becoming a champion in the Lebanese Rally Championship had slipped away in the past. This year, his dream became a reality. Eddy was adamant to start the new … Continued

Eddy scores fantastic podium at 25th Cedars Rally

Eddy Abou Karam completed the third round of the 2016 Lebanese Rally Championship, the 25th Cedars Rally, in outstanding fashion as he finished 3rd overall and 2nd in the Group N category. Eddy and co-driver Joseph Kmeid were locked in a tight battle for 2nd place in the category throughout the event, and the pair stayed out of trouble and overcame a … Continued

EAK on the podium in 5th Jezzine Rally!

Eddy Abou Karam successfully completed the second round of the 2016 Lebanese Rally Championship, the 5th Jezzine Rally, by finishing on the podium after eight special stages. Driving a TGRS Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X alongside co-driver Joseph Kmeid, Eddy began his Jezzine campaign cautiously in the tricky Mlikh stage (SS1 & SS2) on Saturday; he was ranked 4th in Group … Continued

EAK completes troubled 32nd Spring Rally

Eddy Abou Karam’s start to the 2016 Spring Rally was not what he was wishing for, as he and co-driver Joseph Kmeid faced several issues that prevented them from fighting for a Group N class victory, but the pair fought on to finish the event. EAK’s troubles began in SS2 when his Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X’s engine cover popped open, … Continued

EAK confirms full 2016 Lebanese Rally Championship season

Lebanese rally driver Eddy Abou Karam confirmed he will take part in the full 2016 Lebanese Rally Championship, starting with the opening round – 32nd Spring Rally – this coming Sunday. Eddy Abou Karam will team up with co-driver Joseph Kmeid for the third consecutive season in a Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X sponsored by Silver Star and Tire Mania, and run by … Continued

A weekend to forget for EAK in Rally of Lebanon

It was a weekend to forget for Eddy Abou Karam and co-driver Joseph Kmeid during the 2015 Rally of Lebanon, as the pair failed to take the start on Saturday due to a mechanical problem in the Mitsubishi Evo X. EAK enjoyed a positive start to his rally on Friday, finishing the super special stage (SS1) at the RPM karting circuit in … Continued

EAK successfully completes testing for 38th Rally of Lebanon

Eddy Abou Karam and co-driver Joseph Kmeid have successfully completed testing for the fourth and final round of the 2015 Lebanese Rally Championship. EAK worked with TG Rally Skills on fine-tuning the Mitsubishi Evolution X ahead of the 38th Rally of Lebanon, which is expected to kick off on Friday with a super special stage in Beirut Central District. Having already clinched … Continued