Crews of Eduard Nikolaev (co-pilot Evgeny Yakovlev, mechanic Bogdan Karimov) and Dmitry Sotnikov (co-pilot Ruslan Akhmadeev, mechanic Ilgiz Akhmetzianov) will take part on the third stage of the FIA World Cup for Cross-country Rallies – Rally Kazakhstan 2019, which will go along Mangystau region in the Republic of Kazakhstan. Both crews will perform on trucks KAMAZ 43509, tested on Dakar-2019.
27 April, Astrakhan
266-kilometer SS of the second stage on the rally “Gold of Kagan” was laid along the left bank of the Volga. In order to get to the start of the special section, the race contestants overcame about 90 kilometers of the liaison up the map towards Volgograd.
On 25 April started the second stage of the Russian Rally-Raid Championship “Gold of Kagan” in Astrakhan.
On 6 July in Irkutsk starts international “Silk Way Rally-2019. Russia-Mongolia-China”