HOME | CONTACT | IMPRINT | ADVERTISING | RSS















NEWS & LIVE TOP HEADLINES


NEWS & LIVE ARCHIVE


ENGLISH NEWSLETTER


FAQ: HOW DOES IT WORK?


FAQ: MY/OUR NEWS HERE?


FAQ: OLDER NEWS?













Dakar Rally 2015: The real Odyssey before - or how to be at the Start in time. | 29.08.2014


Defender Challenge: Rd 5 of the series by Bowler takes place this weekend. | 29.08.2014


Rally dos Sertões: Honda HRC riders finished first part of the marathon stage. | 29.08.2014


Rally dos Sertões: Top 10 cars mixed after hardest stage - Spinelli still leader. | 28.08.2014


Rally dos Sertões PHOTOS: Impressions from the Marathonrally in Brazil (77). | 28.08.2014


Rally dos Sertões: Two X-Rally NWM Ford Ranger in good 2nd and 4th position. | 28.08.2014


Baja Poland: Poland to welcome 112 competitors in Baja Poland this weekend. | 28.08.2014













































Welcome to the marathonrally.com newssection. Here you can find the article you selected. For a full selection of news please click on "NEWS & LIVEREPORTS", for older articles use the search function in top of the right navigation.




Baja Drawsko: Premiere and double win for new FIA Chevrolet Proto in Poland.







The "Drawsko Pomorskie" region in Poland is not only well known for one of the biggest Military-grounds in Europe, no, the small but lovely city is also hosting a big amount of rallies - so it is no overstatement to say: Drawsko Pomorskie, settled in the North-East of Poland near the city of Szczecin, is the "Center of North-European Rallyraid".

The area is hosting the FIA World Cup round "Baja Poland", the "Breslau Rally", the "MT-Rally / MT-Series" - and since last weekend for the first time the all-new "Baja Drawsko", which counts for the local Polish Cross Country Championship.

The rally saw three days of competing: A prologue on Friday, stages on Saturday and Sunday in Drawsko and the neighbour-village Kalisz Pomorski. How kind the organizers like their rally you could see in some "extras" like free buses for the spectators to reach the best (but officially closed) rallypoints.

Next to some well known competitors from the Dakar Rally like Lukasz Komornicki / Ernest Górecki, three Dakar-trucks (two Tatras, 1 MAN) and the former Breslau-winners Marcin Lukaszewski or Robert Kufel, the rally counts officially more than 70 crews including cars, trucks, bikes and quads in different classes.

The rally also saw a "World-Premiere": The two all-new Chevrolet S10 T1-prototypes of the Polish "G1 Racing Team", driven by rally-veterans Lukasz Komornicki / Ernest Górecki and Maciej Stanco / Artur Kolodziej - which should offer a "small sensation". The car was developed in only eight months and was constructed for the FIA-CEZ series and rallies like the Dakar, Silk Way or Africa Eco Race.

"I didn´t had time to carry out long-distance tests," said Lukasz Komornicki before the race. "However, we decided to test our cars on the range in Drawsko."

Navigator and G1-partner Maciej Stanco added: "As you know, it is very difficult to build a complete T1-rallycar in only few months. But after the first kilometers of test-driving we saw that the car could be stable. There are some imperfections but this rally allowed us to start, so we wanted to test here."

So why a "small sensation"? Well, the cars were better than the constructors thought - and won the Baja after three days 1-2 in the overall and T1-ranking.

On the first day the event was dominated by the new BMW prototype of the "Polish rally-celebrity"-duo Marcin Lukaszewski and his lovely navigator Magda Duhanik - but they had to retire early and the field was open for the two Chevrolets and the new Nissan Navara of Pawel Molgo / Janusz Jandrowicz.

Finally, this trio won the race overall and in T1. A great start for the two Chevrolets (and also the new Nissan-crew) - and you will hear about the interesting Chevrolets in the future, we promise.

In the T2 (production cars) class the race was won by Grzegorz Szwagrzyk / Jakub Moliter (Mitsubishi Pajero), Mariusz Andrych / Michal Trzcinski (Toyota Land Cruiser 120) and Lukasz Lechowicz / Lukasz Solecki (Nissan Navara).

In the FIA-TH class (Semi-Amateurs after minimal FIA regulations) the winners are Lukasz Skoczen / Grzegorz Sleczka (Mitsubishi Pajero), Aleksander Szandrowski / Rafal Pluciennik (Nissan Patrol) and Robert Lyzwa / Pawel Kolasinski (Range Rover).

In the amateurs/open-class the race was won by the teams Jacek Iskra / Lukasz Sedkowski (Nissan Patrol), Malgorzata Kosinska / Andrzej Derengowski (Nissan Patrol) and Marcin Kruszewicz / Ludwik Wikowicz (Bowler Wildcat).

In the trucks, the three Dakar-monsters Vratny / Miskolci / Kaplanek (Tatra T163), Baran / Grot (MAN TGA) and Szustkowski / Kazberuk / Skrobanek (Tatra T815) made the race.

More informations about the rally you can find on the official website at [ BAJADRAWSKO.PL ] or our Polish partner [ TERENOWO.PL ]

2014/04/08 | 04:07 CET | ARTICLE: MR/HS | TERENOWO.PL / AREK KWIECIEN











Rally dos Sertões RESULTS: Overall results CARS & TRUCKS SS05 on Thursday | 29.08.2014 03:33 |




Rally dos Sertões RESULTS: Overall results BIKES & QUADS SS05 on Thursday | 29.08.2014 03:24 |




Dakar Rally 2015: The real Odyssey before - or how to be at the Start in time. | 29.08.2014 02:40 |




Defender Challenge VIDEO: Impressions of the series by Bowler Rd 4 Wales | 29.08.2014 01:31 |




Defender Challenge: Rd 5 of the series by Bowler takes place this weekend. | 29.08.2014 01:27 |




Rally dos Sertões: Honda HRC riders finished first part of the marathon stage. | 29.08.2014 00:47 |




Rally dos Sertões VIDEO: Mitsubishi Petrobras Team crews SS04 Wednesday | 28.08.2014 17:10 |




Rally dos Sertões VIDEO: Official no comment rally video of SS04 Wednesday | 28.08.2014 17:08 |




Rally dos Sertões: Top 10 cars mixed after hardest stage - Spinelli still leader. | 28.08.2014 16:33 |




Rally dos Sertões PHOTOS: Impressions from the Marathonrally in Brazil (77). | 28.08.2014 04:57 |




Rally dos Sertões: Two X-Rally NWM Ford Ranger in good 2nd and 4th position. | 28.08.2014 04:48 |




Baja Poland: Poland to welcome 112 competitors in Baja Poland this weekend. | 28.08.2014 02:20 |




Rally dos Sertões RESULTS: Overall results CARS & TRUCKS SS04 Wednesday | 28.08.2014 01:56 |




Rally dos Sertões RESULTS: Overall results BIKES & QUADS SS04 Wednesday | 28.08.2014 00:44 |




Rally dos Sertões: KTM’s Marc Coma hangs on to overall lead in dos Sertoes. | 27.08.2014 23:48 |




Rally dos Sertões: Paulo Gonçalves clinches victory in SS04 - the longest stage. | 27.08.2014 23:32 |




Desafío Inca: German manufacturer battle - X-Raid Mini vs SAM Mercedes CC | 27.08.2014 19:26 |




Rally dos Sertões RESULTS: Overall results CARS & TRUCKS SS03 on Tuesday | 27.08.2014 18:33 |




Rally dos Sertões RESULTS: Overall results BIKES & QUADS SS03 on Tuesday | 27.08.2014 18:29 |




Rally dos Sertões VIDEO: Mitsubishi Petrobras Team crews SS03 on Tuesday | 27.08.2014 17:55 |




Rally dos Sertões: Both Ford Rangers reached top speeds above 175 km/h. | 27.08.2014 17:07 |




Rally dos Sertões VIDEO: Onboard with X-Rally Ford Ranger Baumgart / Cincea | 27.08.2014 16:35 |




Rally dos Sertões: Stagewin for Toyota´s Varela in S3 but Spinelli still leader. | 27.08.2014 16:19 |




Rally dos Sertões: Goncalves - "Hope to ride hard without making mistakes" | 27.08.2014 16:00 |




Rally dos Sertões: Marc Coma wins again in Bikes and remains the leadership. | 27.08.2014 15:35 |




Rally dos Sertões VIDEO: Mitsubishi Petrobras Team crews SS02 on Monday | 26.08.2014 19:14 |




Rally dos Sertões VIDEO: Official no comment rally video of SS02 on Monday | 26.08.2014 18:57 |




Baja Poland: X-raid with four Mini All4 Racing - chase for World Cup continues. | 26.08.2014 17:21 |




Baja Poland: Overdrive Racing with five Toyota Hilux and Nasser Al Attiyah. | 26.08.2014 16:45 |




Rally dos Sertões: Mitsubishi´s Spinelli / Haddad the new leader in the cars. | 26.08.2014 05:17 |




Rally dos Sertões: Gonçalves wins SS2 in Bikes but Coma still overall leader. | 26.08.2014 05:02 |




Rally dos Sertões PHOTOS: Nice impressions from the first days in Brazil (79) | 26.08.2014 04:53 |




Baja Poland VIDEO: Official trailer of the Baja Poland FIA CC World Cup 2014 | 26.08.2014 04:32 |




Donaldson CC: Test of character for the teams at South African Vryburg 450 | 26.08.2014 03:49 |




Rallyraid: Kamaz Master legend Ilgizar Mardeev tragically died in an accident. | 26.08.2014 03:09 |




Rally dos Sertões RESULTS: Overall results CARS & TRUCKS SS02 on Monday | 26.08.2014 02:30 |




Rally dos Sertões RESULTS: Overall results BIKES & QUADS SS02 on Monday | 26.08.2014 01:59 |




Rally dos Sertões VIDEO: Driving onboard with Overdrive Toyota Hilux of Verala | 26.08.2014 01:46 |




Rally dos Sertões: Honda´s Paulo Goncalves wins second stage in the bikes. | 26.08.2014 01:28 |




Rally dos Sertões VIDEO: Official no comment video of SS01 Sunday (crash) | 26.08.2014 00:56 |




















NEWS & LIVEREPORTS




NEWS & RALLY ARCHIVE




NEWSLETTER










VIDEO CLIP GALLERY




PHOTO LIVE GALLERY




PHOTO DATA & SHOP




YOUTUBE CHANNEL




FIA CC WC CALENDAR




IMPRINT & CONTACT




ADVERTISE ONLINE








RACE-DEZERT.COM




TERENOWO.PL











FACEBOOK GROUP




TWITTER GROUP




DAILYMOTION




RSS LIVE FEED


















HOME | TERMS OF SERVICE | PRIVACY STATEMENT | IMPRINT | ADVERTISING

Copyright 2003 - 2014 | All rights reserved by marathonrally.com international
London | Hamburg | Saint Petersburg | Kuala Lumpur | Monte-Carlo
Major office: marathonrally.com international | Joern Schekahn
Address: Gluckstr 74 A | 22081 Hamburg | Germany
Phone: +49 152 53 54 19 38
Email:
INFO(AT)MARATHONRALLY.COM | Web: MARATHONRALLY.COM