In Ulyanovsky region finished rally-raid “Russian Hills”, in which took part pilot Anton Shibalov and navigator Dmitry Svistunov who performed on turbocharged buggy “BRP CAN-AM MAVERICK X3». Notwithstanding the prologue in length of 20 km, the race consisted of two special sections in length of 280 and 70 km and went for two days.
“For the team it is a new direction, which is actively developing. I have a big experience of participation in races on heavy trucks, but «BRP CAN-AM MAVERICK X3» strikes by its driving performance and possibilities. Competition practice is very important for pilots throughout the year. Apart from that, such drives are a good school for navigators. We are grateful to X-Racer Team for the given car for participation in the race”, - said after the finish Anton Shibalov.
The debut race on “Russian Hills” Rally turned out successful for the KAMAZ crew. Our racers were faster than recognized masters of T1 class and became winners. Out of 50 started crews 16 didn’t get to the finish and had to withdraw. Bronze winners were also Chelny citizens from X-Racer Team, performed on «CAN-AM MAVERICK X3» - Igor Gannik and Ivan Bezdenezhnykh, who were almost 7 minutes behind KAMAZ members.