Iron hopper on the Great Race
2017. April 28. 08:16
Usually, Norbert Szalai is reading the itinerary on the right seat of Opel Dakar Team race truck on desert races, in other instances starts off to the Sahara as a race mechanic. But this time, he sits behind the steering wheel and will drive a Ford-engine car cross Buggy on the Great Race. The Iron hopper has 240 horsepower, driven by an S1600 power resource. Beside the local championship, the pilot will also take part in the Central European Zone Trophy.
For the time being it starts on the Great Race on 1 May, with a really illustrious company.
“It is a great experience for me to introduce ourselves at all among so many great racers. It will be great to follow the same route as Ricciardo or Bottas or Berger. And certainly, it ios hear warming that the members of our desert team will also be there” stated Norbert Szalai.
The Great Race will be organized for the fifth time for this year. The 2,8 kilometer long route will touch the Town Hall Pack, Andrássy Avenue, Oktogon and the Károly Boulevard. The event will start at 10 am and lasts till 4.30 pm. The interested can admire the race machines one day earlier at the depot built at the Town Hall Park.
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