Sep 04 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Overdrive Racing claims another podium in the World Cup
Baja Poland 2018 - Vasilyev

Russian veteran Vladimir Vasilyev finishes third overall at the Baja Poland, keeping the second position in the general standings. Russian driver Vladimir Vasilyev and navigator Konstantin Zhiltsov of Overdrive Racing earned a podium finish in Columna Medica Baja Poland, round nine of the 2018 FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, and managed to keep their title hopes alive on Sunday. Vasilyev began the three-day Szczecin-based event trailing Poland’s Jakub Przygonski by 57 points in his G-Energy Toyota Hilux with DakarCorse …

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Jul 24 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Vasilyev gets his first victory in Baja Aragón
Baja Aragon 2018

In Spain, the Russian makes a regular race to claim the first place on a Toyota Hilux Overdrive with DakarCorse rims. Vladimir Vasilyev and Konstantin Zhiltsov on Toyota Hilux won the 35th edition of Baja Aragón in front of Jakub Przygonski (Mini JCW Rally), and Martin Prokop (Ford Raptor. As a consequence, the Russian and the Czech duo switched places in the World Cup standings again, with Vasilyev climbing to second place and Prokop being third. It was an odd …

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Apr 24 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Seaidan claims third place for Overdrive Racing in Qatar
Yasir Seaidan - Qatar Cross Country Rally

At the Qatar Cross Country Rally, the Saudi finishes third overall; Al-Attiyah is not lucky as misses out on potential victory after a late mechanical problem. Such bad luck for Qatar’s Nasser Al-Attiyah, who suffered a cruel mechanical failure on the final stage of an enthralling Manateq Qatar Cross-Country Rally that deprived the long-time leader of a deserved victory in his Toyota GAZOO Racing Team South Africa Hilux. He and French navigator Matthieu Baumel had won the first four stages …

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Apr 03 2018 Emanuele Bonato Events Comments Off on Prokop takes the lead of the Cross-country Rally World Cup
Martin Prokop - Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge 2018

With the impressive victory at the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, the Czech is in the first position of the general standings for the first time in his career. Czech driver Martin Prokop won the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, third round of the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies. The former WRC star, on a Ford F150 Evo with DakarCorse rims,  clinched his first career victory in a world class off-road event taking the lead in the second special stage …

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Mar 14 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Overdrive Racing on the Podium of the Dubai International Baja
Yasir-Seidan-Overdrive-Dubai-Baja

The Saudi Arabian driver Yasir Seaidan ranked third in the round two of the 2018 FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, at his second time ever on a T1 Toyota Hilux Overdrive. Impressive result by Overdrive Racing, which in the Dubai International Baja collected the third place overall thanks to Yasir Seaidan on a Toyota Hilux with DakarCorse rims. The Saudi, navigated by Russian Alexei Kuzmich, had a solid performance through the Al-Qudra Desert in the United Arab Emirates finishing …

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Feb 19 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Al-Attiyah opens the Cross-Country season with a victory
Nasser Al-Attiyah - Baja Russia 2018

The Qatari leads the Hilux Overdrive to the first place in the Russia Baja Northern Foreston the snow of Karelia Republic. Nasser Al-Attiyah claimed the victory of the Baja Russia Northern Forest, first leg of the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies. The Qatari, navigated by French co-driver Mathieu Baumel, won the Russian snow event at his first participation, confirming to be once again the main favourite for the final victory of the World Cup.  Al-Attiyah and Baumel, driving …

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Aug 30 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Al-Attiyah looks to close in on FIA World Cup title

With a victory at Baja Poland, the Qatari of Overdrive Racing will become the Cross Country Rally World Champion for the second consecutive time. Overdrive Racing is sending a powerful fleet of six Toyota Hiluxes to this weekend’s ORLEN Baja Poland, round nine of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies. Based at Szczecin and taking place on September 1-3, the three-day event attracts one of the largest entries in the cross-country calendar and 134 cars, bikes, quads and trucks …

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Jun 15 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Record of participants at the Italian Baja

The 6th seasonal round of the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies is ready to welcome drivers from 21 different countries and 4 continents. Everything’s ready for the 24th edition of the Italian Baja, the sixth seasonal round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, which takes place around the city of Pordenone – in North-East Italy – from 15 to 18 June. The Italian Baja this year marks a record, as the entry list includes 74 crews …

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May 18 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Al Attiyah leads star cast for Kazakhstan challenge

The Qatari is the main favourite of the first edition of the Rally Raid in the Asian country, fifth round of the World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies. The organisers at the Automotorsport Federation of the Republic of Kazakhstan have announced a quality field of 25 of the world’s leading drivers for the Central Asian country’s inaugural round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies on May 20-27. Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah, the two-time winner of the Dakar Rally and …

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Mar 15 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Toyota South Africa ready for a successful new season

The Gazoo Racing Team will take part in the South African National Championship as well as in two rounds of  the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies. Having won both the South African Cross Country Championship and the South African National Rally Championship in 2016, Toyota Gazoo Racing SA is preparing their attack for the 2017 motorsport season. This year, the team will again be represented in both championships, and will also be competing on an international level. Last year’s …

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