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20-21-22 JULY 2018

20-21-22 JULY 2018

20-21-22 JULY 2018

20-21-22 JULY 2018

Alexey Lukyanuk and Alexey Arnautov, Ford Fiesta R5, close to the command the first stage of the 6th Rally di Roma Capitale

The fight is still open, however, waiting for the second challenging stage of tomorrow. Great performance of Giandomenico Basso, Skoda Fabia R5, second at 15.8'' while among  the members of the Italian Rally Championship Paolo Andreucci, Peugeot 208 T16 R5 is leading with a wide margin

Fiuggi, Saturday 21st July 2018 - A very long and intense day for the 6th Rome Capital Rally, a race organized by Motorsport Italia valid for the Italian Rally Championship and for the FIA ​​European Championship, which has seen a series of ongoing withdrawals and problems that hit some of the favorites for the victory, and that consequently have affected both the European and the Italian rankings. The Russians closed leading the absolute ranking. The general ranking of the rally sees the foreign drivers participating in the ERC at the moment prevailing on the Italian drivers, but the bad luck has stopped first Umberto Scandola, breaking the transmission of his Skoda Fabia R5, and then Simone Campedelli, Ford Fiesta R5 who had to withdraw after a double puncture, cutting off from the race two drivers who had proven to be able to aim for victory.

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Ready. Set. Go! From Castel Sant'Angelo to Eur: confirmation of a great success!

Everything according to plans. As easily imaginable, also in light of the success achieved in 2017, the stage set in front of the Colosseo Quadrato in EUR opened the sixth edition of the Rome Capital Rally, which has recorded sold out requests for acces, but had to face the restrictions imposed by safety rules. Stragglers, in fact, because of the reasons mentioned above could not access the area reserved for the competition, as well as those who had bottles of water and other potentially dangerous objects. A series of very strict limitations that the Roman public had never known in all the 5 previous editions. Unfortunately it is the price that must be paid for the safety of the event  and of people in these difficult moments.

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Gryazin-Federov, Skoda Fabia R5, win the opening stage of the 6th Rally di Roma Capitale

The race valid for the Italian rally and for the European championship officially started from Castel Sant'Angelo and continued with the great  show at the "Colosseo Quadrato"

Rome, Friday 20 July 2018 - Another intense day for the 6th Rome Capital Rally, valid for the Italian Championship and for the FIA ​​European Championship, with the official start from Castel Sant'Angelo, followed by the "walk" of the registered crews in the most important places of the Eternal city and ended in the late afternoon, with a special stage in Eur in front of the Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana.

The best lap time was obtained by the crew of Nikolay Gryazin and Yaroslav Fedorov with the Skoda Fabia R5. Second place for the Russians Lukyanuk and Arnautov on the Ford Fiesta R5, who finished just five tenths of a second from the top. Third place for the Turks Orhan Avcioglu and Burcin Korkmaz who ended up on Skoda Fabia R5 six tenths of a second from Gryazin. The Polish Grzegorz Grzyb finished as fourth overall in this first round in behind of a second and three tenths from the first team.

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