Jun 28 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Historic success for Opel in Ypres
Podium Ypres Rally 2016

First victory for Opel driver Marijan Griebel in the Junior European Rally Championship. Griebel teammate Chris Ingram and Julius Tannert ended  second and third respectively. Opel celebrated an historic success in Kenotek Ypres Rally, third round of the FIA ERC Junior 2016. On the treacherous asphalt slopes around Ypres in West Flanders, the speedy Opel ADAMs R2 show their qualities in a field of 35 R2 vehicles, including 13 in the Junior category. At the end of the event the …

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Jun 23 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Italian Baja to start this weekend

71 crews from five different continents will battle on the demanding track of Friuli. Drivers from all the five continents are expected to take part in the 23rd edition of the Italian Baja, fourth round of the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rally. The race will be held from 23 to 26 June on the gravel bed of rivers Meduna, Cosa and Tagliamento, attracting as every year many off-road enthusiasts. The auto entry list counts as many as 71 …

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Jun 16 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The Škoda Octavia Cup comes back home
Škoda Octavia Cup

After the first rounds in Hungary and Austria, the competition supplied by EVO Corse is hosted in Czech Republic at the Most Motor-racing circuit. The Škoda Octavia Cup season reaches its second half this weekend at Most. The drivers are going to make their first appearance in front of the Czech crowd that are eager to watch them with their own eyes after the events held in Hungary and Austria. Hungarian Gábor Tim established himself at the top of the …

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Jun 08 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Rally Italia Sardegna: the going gets tough
Rally Italia Sardegna

Ogier, Mikkelsen and Paddon want the victory of the hard race in Sardinia. The World Rally Championship arrives to Italy with the Rally Italia Sardegna, one of the most demanding and spectacular appointment of the season. The event – valid also for WRC2 and WRC3 – is organized by Automobile Club d’Italia with the support of Regione Sardegna and is at the thirteenth edition. Rally Italia Sardegna will be run from 9 to 12 June in an articulated itinerary located …

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Jun 01 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The ADAM R2 ready to conquer the Azores
Azores Airlines Rallye

The ADAC Opel Rally Junior Team aims for a top result at the Azores Airlines Rallye With the upcoming Azores Airlines Rallye from 2 to 4 June, a highlight of the season for the ADAC Opel Rally Junior Team drivers has come. The gravel event on the Portuguese archipelago in the North Atlantic is considered one of the most beautiful and exciting rallies in the international calendar,  considering the geographical location and the wonderful surrounding vegetation. The special stages speak …

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