Baja Poland 2018 – Round 9, FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup.

Posted on 28. Aug, 2018 by in BMW Canada

28 Aug 2018


Baja Poland 2018Round 9, FIA Cross Country
Rally World Cup



  • Two MINI John Cooper Works Rally to contest during Baja Poland,
    31st August-2nd Sep 2018.
  • Polish cross-country convene stars Jakub ‘Kuba’ Przygonski and
    Krzysztof Holowczyc line adult on home dirt in MINI John Cooper works
    Rally cars.
  • MINI motorist Przygonski now leads a 2018 FIA Cross
    Country Rally World Cup championship.
  • Polish ace Holowczyc looks to supplement another Baja Poland title
    to his 5 prior victories.


Round 9 of a 2018 FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup is a
pivotal competition for a top-three runners of this general series.
With usually 3 rounds left to play out,

MINI’s Jakub “Kuba” Przygonski (POL) now leads a Cross
Country Rally World Cup with 258 points to his name – usually 57
points forward of his nearest opposition (201 points), and 74 over the
third placed aspirant (184).


The limit accessible points adult to a finish of a final turn (Baja
Portalegre 500, 25-27 Oct 2018) of a Rally World Cup are 120.
This means that Przygonski and co-driver Tom Colsoul (BEL) will be
underneath even some-more vigour from their nearest rivals.


However, a MINI John Cooper Works Rally automobile is eminent for being
an ultra-reliable convene automobile and, during slightest for Baja Poland, a Polish
star has a additional corner of pushing on home ground, where he
finished second during final year’s event. So, maybe there is some-more pressure
for Przygonski’s rivals as they initial have to play locate adult opposite a
MINI organisation that is in form and pushing a heading automobile prepared by MINI
Motorsport’s motorsport partner X-raid.


Friday 31st Aug will see competitors take advantage of
a corruption tests to excellent balance their cars forward of a evening’s
Super Special Stage of usually over 7 kilometres, that will also
establish starting positions for Stage 2 on Saturday (1st
September). The infancy of a movement will again engage a military
operation in Drawsko Pomorskie (approx 220km). By a time Baja Poland has
finished on Sunday (2nd September) a competitors will
have driven 736.38 km, of that 505.08 km are timed special stages.


Also to line adult during a 2018 Baja Poland for a MINI Family is former
general long-distance convene dilettante Krzysztof Holowczyc
(POL), who now usually competes during his lucky home race, Baja Poland,
since of what racing on home dirt means to him. After winning Baja
Poland a prior 5 times, Holowczyc will give it his all in
another MINI John Cooper Works Rally to secure win series 6 and give
his joining of fans another reason to celebrate. Co-driver for
Holowczyc is once again associate countryman Lukasz Kurzeja.


Jakub ‘Kuba’ Przygonski: “Baja Poland is coming. Tom
and we are prepared and happy with a work we have finished so far. After
a Hungarian Baja, where we finished second, we unequivocally demeanour forward
to Baja Poland since it is a one competition here in Poland where we can
uncover a Dakar car. There will be a lot of fans from Poland and we
will try to pull to be on tip of a podium.


“The turf for Baja Poland is noted by bulldozer so we can go
fast. There are sandy conditions in a forest, that creates it good to
expostulate and it feels like we are going during 200 kilometres per hour
by a trees!


“We are heading in a World Cup so this competition is unequivocally critical for
us to keep that heading place. Of course, we will be fighting tough to
grasp this.”


For some-more information about Baja Poland 2018, greatfully revisit a host’s
eventuality home page here.


FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup 2018 calendar


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