Organizators of 6. PETROL Rally Nova Gorica 2017 published yesterday very long and interesting entry list for this event, which will be 08.09. – 09.09.2017.
There will be a lot of drivers from other countries because event counts also for Central Rally Trophy (part of European Rally Trophy), Mitropa Rally Cup, Mitropa Historic Rally Cup, Historic Central European Zone and also for slovenian and croatian national championship.
We can find on entry list many drivers also with R5 rally car: Nikolay Gryazin (Russia), Ondrej Bisaha (Czechia), Antonin Tlustak (Czechia), Chewon Lim (South Korea), Rok Turk (Slovenia), Claudio De Cecco (Italy), Federico Laurencich (Italy), Peter Scharmach (New Zealand), Viliam Prodan (Croatia), Gergely Fogasy (Hungary), Pal Lovasz (Hungary) and also Krisztian Hideg (Hungary) who will be driving first time Ford Fiesta R5.
Hideg is still in fight for championship title in Mitropa Rally Cup with Hermann Gassner senior, who will be also present in Nova Gorica. There will be present also other “important players” from this championship: Szabolocs Varkonyi (Lancer Evo IX R4), Cristian Terpin (Clio R3), Martin Kainz (Lancer Evo IX), Tomas Hrvatin (Clio RS) and others.
For croatian rally championship will be fighting Janosz Szilagyi (Lancer Evo IX), Ivica Siladić (Adam R2), Nikola Dobrila (Civic Type-R), Mateo Butorac (C2 R2), Karl Rumpler (Lancer Evo IX) and others. Juraj Šebalj won’t be driving on this event.
There will be also some drivers with new rally cars. Igor Žbogar will be driving his new Lancer Evo IX, Klemen Popit Peugeot 208 R2 and Alessandro Cepek Renault Clio Williams.
So there will be many interesting cars with many interesting drivers – anybody will get something for himself: