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Hungarian Baja: Gadasin made prologue in front of Al Mutaiwei and Vasilyev.




According to the temperature you could say that we are in Egypt, but no, it’s just the Hungarian weather nowadays in August. Here we are, at the fifth stop of "Hungarian Baja". Saturday will be the hottest and the longest: The hottest day of the weekend, and the longest selective part for the drivers.

Friday there was the prologue, which is a short part, but it counts too. There are sixteen people in the motor category, and 23 quads with 5 Hungarian members. We also have to mention the cars, twenty-two: Schlesser, Al Mutaiwei, Gadasin, Károly Fazekas, Erik Korda, Pál Lónyai…

With the superspecial in the Gyönyu Industrial Park and ETO Park hosting the opening ceremony the 2012 Hungarian Baja FIA Wolrd Cup race has began. In the class of cars, Silk Way Rally's champion, the Russian Boris Gadasin finished first, the best motor rider was the 2010 champ, the French David Casteu, while the Hungarian, Mátyás Somfai had the most efficient quad ride.

Before the prologue, the competitors were lucky enough to meet Hungarian Olympians: two Judo medalists, Éva Csernoviczki and Miklós Ungvári, an only 19-year-old boxer, scoring points on his first Olympics, Zoltán Harcsa, dechatlon contender, Attila Szabó, two beautiful mermaids, surfer Diána Detre and diver Flóra Gondos, and Hungary's lone Moto GP European Champion, Alen Gyorfi.

“I was really happy that the Olympians visited my team, because not long ago the whole country supported them in front of the television screen. It was a huge honor to meet with my favorite sportsmen, Miklós Ungvári and have a little warming up with him. That practice went so well, me and my Toyota finished fifth” - told Erik Korda.

The contenders of London have a long chat with Eszter Gyulai, Hungary's only female Boeing pilot, who now navigates Lónyai Pál's Nissan on the ground. “Meeting the Olympians made my day! We talked about funny flight experiences with Milkós Ungvári, while others were wondering how could a women fly a giant plane like a Boeing” - said Eszter Gyulai.

In the line-up of quads, the yet top performer Mátyás Somfai – by the way, Eszter's boyfriend – and Richárd Hodola were delighted to have a quick conversation with fellow racer, Alen Gyorfi, the boxer Zoltán Harcsa and the dechatlon contender Attila Szabó.

Overall standings after Prologue Friday

01) Gadasin / Kuzmich (RUS) I G-Force Proto I 00:02:06
02) Al-Mutaiwei / Schulz (UAE) I X-Raid Mini All4 I 00:02:09
03) Vasilyev / Yevtekhov (RUS) I G-Force Proto I 00:02:11
04) Zapletal / Marton (CZ) I X-raid BMW X3CC I 00:02:11
05) Korda / Fábián (HU) I Overdrive Toyota I 00:02:14
06) Fazekas / Horn (HU) I BMW X5 Proto I 00:02:17

2012/08/25 | 10:35 CET | ARTICLE: MR/HS/HB











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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 |




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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 |




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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 |




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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 |




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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 |




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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 |




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