Astana Motorsports Team partakes in the World Cup


Astana Motorsports Team partakes in the World CupAstana Motorsports Team, representing professional Presidential sports club “Astana”, has confirmed its participation in the World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, informs.

Crews have already arrived in the United Arab Emirates where the third stage of the world – Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge 2014 takes place. Three race car crews represent Kazakhstan, the press service of Astana Motorsports reports.

Route Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge is traditionally held on the territory of the United Arab Emirates. The race starts on April 5 and will end on April 10 in Abu Dhabi. Total participants will cover more than two thousand kilometers.

Bronze medalist of “Dakar-2012” and Astana Motorsports team leader Arthur Ardavichus arrived in UAE as the team manager, as his Tatra truck is still in rehab after “Dakar-2014”.

“All crews are ready for the race. Our team has strong athletes and good cars and we are working with the best technical and administrative specialists. We are ready to show beautiful and productive race”, said representative of the professional Presidential Sports Club “Astana” A. Ardavichus.

Today, April 3, the team runs administrative checks. Tomorrow the cars will be inspected, sealed and put in a closed park until the grand start of the race.