Racing: Kazakhstan crews complete Morocco rally
Oct 21. Tengrinews
The 6th and last leg of the Rally OiLibya of Morocco was over on October 19, Vesti.kz reports.
Kazakhstan racers Yury Sazonov (Kazakhstan pilot) and Arslan Sakhimov (Kazakhstan navigator) and Kanat Shagirov (Kazakhstan pilot) and Aleksandr Moroz (Kazakhstan navigator) of Mobilex Racing Team gained the 16th and 18th places correspondingly after the last stage.
Sazonov and Sakhimov became 12th in the general ranking, and Shagirov – Moroz completed the race in the 15th place. Both crews were driving Hummer H3 vehicles in T1 class.
Other Kazakhstan representatives Aidyn Rakhimbayev (Kazakhstan pilot) and Konstantin Zhiltsov (experienced navigator from Russia) of Astana team, driving HiLux Overdrive Toyota in T1 class, gained the 6th place in the general ranking of the rally.
And Astana team’s Denis Berezovsky and Ignat Falkov earned the 44th line on Nissan Patrol in T2 class.
Another crew that represented Kazakhstan at the rally raid Andrei Cherednikov (Kazakhstan pilot) and Dmitry Tsyro (Ukrainian navigator) from Off Road Sport team on Hummer H3 ended the race in the 16th place.
Orlando Terranova (Argentina) and Paulo Fi?za (Portugal) of German X-raid Team with their Mini vehicle became the winners of the OiLibya Rally of Morocco.
Patrick Sireyjol (France) and Francois Beguin (Belgium) of Cummins France team won the second place.
And Vladimir Vasilyiev (Russia) and Vitaly Yevtyekhov (Ukraine), who also represented X-raid Team, took the 3d place in the general ranking of the rally.