Italian Baja 2017 – Round 6, FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup.

Posted on 13. Jun, 2017 by in BMW Canada

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Italian Baja 2017

13 Jun 2017


Italian Baja 2017 –
Round 6, FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup


  • Two crews from a MINI Family to contest in the
    24th book of Italian Baja, 15-18 June.
  • Mohamed Abu Issa and co-driver Xavier Panseri conduct record
    entrance list with competition series #1.
  • Jakub Przygonski and Tom Colsoul demeanour to urge their two
    second place formula of dual prior outings.


Munich. Race movement that forms a sixth turn of a
FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup (15-18th  June)
earnings to mainland Europe, privately a north-east of Italy and
a scenic panorama and stream beds in a superficial areas of
Pordenone. Two MINI Family crews are lined adult to plea the
largest entrance list to date of a long-standing Italian Baja.


Technical scrutineering of aspirant vehicles and reserve equipment
takes place 15th June. First pointer of competition movement occurs
with an central corruption of vehicles and drivers in competition trim on
Friday 16th June, during an as nonetheless undisclosed plcae on the
dry beds of stream Tagliamento. There afterwards follows an early dusk Leg
1 Super Special Stage of 20km to confirm a starting sequence for Leg 2
(17th June). Race finish (Leg 3) and following endowment ceremony
takes place Sunday 18th June.


Mohamed Abu Issa (QAT) and co-driver Xavier Panseri (FRA) are once
again during a controls of an X-raid Team MINI ALL4 Racing (#1) and
unfortunate to make justification for a formidable final competition (Round 5,
Kazakhstan). Unknown turf supposing profitable knowledge though during the
cost of punctures and a finish outward of a tip 10 – a outcome that
saw them slip from third to fifth in a World Cup standings.


Jakub Przygonski (POL) and Tom Colsoul (BEL) of Orlen Team finished
Kazakhstan (Round 5) on a high after completing a strenuous competition with
a certain second place. Przygonski now moves adult to third in a World
Cup standings and hopes to squeeze even some-more profitable points from Italian
Baja 2017.


Przygonski: “I unequivocally like to expostulate with Tom Colsoul;
we are good group inside a car. We solve a problems together and it
is operative really well. we was racing in Italian Baja two-times on the
bike – it will be a new knowledge to competition there in a car. we can’t
wait for it.”

For some-more information about Italian Baja 2017, greatfully revisit the
hosting Baja’s home page here.


Italian Baja 2017: MINI line-up



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