Oct 12 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on EVO Corse wins the World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies

After dominating OiLibya Rally of Morocco, Nasser Al-Attiyah is once again crowned world champion: it is the second consecutive title for Overdrive Racing’s Toyota Hilux with DakarCorse wheels. Nasser Al-Attiyah secured the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies title in stunning fashion by clinching his fourth outright victory in a rain-affected OiLibya Rally of Morocco, the 10th and penultimate round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies. The Qatari, driving a Toyota Hilux with DakarCorse wheels, won the series …

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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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Jul 25 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Nasser Al-Attiyah dominated the Baja Spain

The Qatari of Overdrive Racing clinched the victory with a fantastic comeback strengthening the leadership in the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies. Overdrive Racing’s Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah and Matthieu Baumel delivered a sensational final stage to seal a dramatic victory in Spain’s Baja Aragon, round seven of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, in Teruel last weekend. Trailing overnight leader Mikko Hirvonen at the start of the stage by 11 seconds, Al-Attiyah threw caution to the wind …

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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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Jun 01 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The European Rally Championship lands on the Greek gravel
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At SEAJET Acropolis Rally current leader Bruno Magalhães will have to face strong international driver to keep the top position of the championship.  The FIA European Rally Championship comes back to action with the SEAJETS Acropolis Rally in Greece, from 2 to 4 June. The third seasonal round, first run in 1952, is valid for the FIA ERC for the fourth consecutive year, after it had been part of the WRC calendar for the previous 40 years, featuring important winners …

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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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Apr 26 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Al-Attiyah returns to victory at Qatar Cross-Country Rally

The reigning World Champion triumphs at home race, South African Leeroy Pouler claims an impressive third place at his debut in a Middle East rally raid. Overdrive Racing and Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah returned to winning ways to claim a hard-earned victory in the Qatar Cross-Country Rally, round four of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, which finished at Losail on Saturday. After leading on day one, Al-Attiyah and Baumel hit technical trouble on the second of five stages and …

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Feb 01 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Al-Attiyah to take part in the Qatar International Rally

The Cross Country Rally World Champion is the main favourite in the home event that opens the FIA Middle East Rally Championship. Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah is the firm favourite to win the 2017 Qatar International Rally, the opening round of the FIA Middle East Rally Championship being organised by the Qatar Motor and Motorcycle Federation (QMMF), on February 3-4. The local star – cross country rally World Champion – continues to set the benchmark for regional cross-country and special stage …

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