Last weekend, the last rally in the FIA Central European Zone Championship was on the agenda, in which Rok Turk and Enej Ložnar also competed this year. The championship consisted of 12 races, which took place in Hungary, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Serbia, Austria, Italy and Slovenia, where the Saturnus rally and the Velenje rally were included in the championship. Rok and Enej won the most points in their class at the end of the season with excellent rides and also with the victory in the Croatia rally for the FIA European Rally Cup with Peugeot 208 R2 and can look forward to winning the title among front-wheel drive cars in the FIA rally championship Central European zone.
"Great, what a race! From start to finish it was necessary to drive at full power and in the end we succeeded!" Rok Turk was looking forward to winning the Croatia rally in Poreč. Immediately at the introductory speed trials on Friday, which took place in the vicinity of Učka and Buzet, Rok and his co-driver Enej Ložnar took advantage of the problems of competitors in stronger race cars with punctured tires. After eight speed trials on the first day, only Croatian racer Juraj Šebalj was ahead of them, but he did not compete in the European Cup. Thus, Rok and Enej finished second on the first day of the Croatia Rally in the overall standings, leading both in front-wheel drive cars and in the overall FIA European Rally Cup standings. Saturday part of the speed trials in the vicinity of Por
The introductory speed test of the Maribor rally, the fourth rally of this year's Slovenian national championship, took place on the Koroška bridge on Friday evening. With the Peugeot 208 R2, Rok Turk and his co-driver Enej Ložnar achieved the 6th time of the super special in the overall classification and the 3rd time among the race cars with front-wheel drive. On Saturday, they will have the remaining 81,9 kilometers of speed trials in the vicinity of Maribor: "It was necessary to drive carefully between the curbs and over the Koroška bridge, but tomorrow the real speed trials will begin - depending on their configuration with many fast and open sections. very fast rally. With the team we aim for the best possible result, especially between vehicles with front-wheel drive and winning as many points as possible for the national championship. " After last year's prem
The 29th rallyVelenje, which is this year's third release of the national championship of Slovenia, started yesterday with Friday's ceremonial start. Rok Turk and Enej Ložnar also started with a good result and new points with the Peugeot 208 R2. "Yesterday's storm just before the start was just a prediction of what an exciting day awaits us today. Depending on the weather forecast and in case of rain, everything will depend on the right choice of tires and luck with the weather on speed tests. Ene and I will focus on our ride. and she did her best. Because the rally is relatively short, it will be important to attack from the first turn. " Rok is in an optimistic mood before the early start on Saturday. The crews will set off today at 74,9 kilometers of speed trials in the vicinity of Velenje and Šoštanj at 7:31, and the goal of the rally
(photo: Uroš Modlic) The 37th Saturnus Rally started in Ljubljana with today's super special in Stožice, which is certainly one of the biggest sporting events in Slovenia. Of course, Rok Turk and his co-driver Enej Ložnar were also present at the start, and they competed with strong international and domestic competition with the Peugeot 208 R2. After Friday's short introductory speed test, which took place near the Stožice hall and was intended to bring the rally and spectacle closer to the spectators, Roko and Eneja will have 144 kilometers of winding roads east of Ljubljana on Saturday - Janče, Metnaj and Višnja gora are speed tests. which have been an integral part of the Saturnus Rally for the past few years. "After a successful performance at the first rally for the national championship and at the last rally in Italy, of course this time as well