|Portugal CC: Helder Oliveira returns with BMW X1 Proto and Filipe Palmeiro|
Portugal´s Helder Oliveira will make his debut at the wheel of a BMW X1 Prototype in the "Ervideira Rally", opening round of the Portugal Cross Country Championship next weekend (20/21 April). He will be navigated by the experienced Filipe Palmeiro (X-raid).
"We hold an important test session and I was very pleased with the capabilities of this machine, "MRacing" prepared for the first race of the championship. The car has some very interesting performances and have had great difficulty to adapt to your driving" stated Helder Oliveira. "My goal is to fight for a podium finish. Last year I was in 2nd place in this race who has a track always very interesting."
Helder Oliveira is returning to competition after two years of sporadic holdings where highlights 2nd place in "Baja 500 Portalegre" of 2011 and in the same position Ervideira TT Rally 2012.
The Ervideira Rally celebrates its 25th edition this year. The event will start with a prologue on Saturday and a double passage through a selective sector with about 150 kms the next day. More informations about the race you can find online at [ SAR-MOTORISMO.ORG ].
2013/04/16 | 14:47 CET | ARTICLE: MR/HS/BARREIROS