The BarcelonaRX has started today at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalonia and has done so with Media Day, the official presentation of the 2017 season of the FIA ​​World Ral·licross, attended by over a hundred media national and international media.

The press conference of presentation has begun with the participation of the director of IMG WorldRX Paul Bellamy, promoter BarcelonaRX Jordi rocks, and the director general of the Circuit, Joan Fontserè. Rocker highlighted that “the celebration of the race at the Circuit is a success” and for that very reason, “has worked very hard to make everyone the best show. We feel that there will be a lot of assistance and that both public Catalan and Spanish, will be proportionate, “he added. Fontserè thanked the trust and the fact that “let us teach you how to organize events.” Also highlighted the work of ant that has been made: “We are working step by step and we have grown the Ral·licross. Now we want to keep jumping and make everyone feel at home. ”

The pilots have also made an assessment prior to the start of the competition and all players have highlighted the good feelings after working all winter in order to get to the meeting well prepared.

Ekström has been appreciative of the evolution that has made the championship. As for the competition, was keen to stress that “Ral·licross is a sport with many details and time eventually ruled, so I do not think there is any favorite and I think the future is promising.”

In the same vein, many predict equal rivals in the coming months. Loeb, who did not quite happy with the result of the previous season, said: “We have worked hard over the winter to get a car that we like. While it is difficult to know what will do the rest and, therefore, the objective, in addition to the championship, is to help the team grow and improve. ”

Solberg, meanwhile, this year will participate as a member of the Volkswagen team wants to continue working on improving the car: “We started preparing late and, therefore, there is still finalizing some details. Try to be champions, but for that we have to work hard. ” California driver Ken Block will participate in the championship for the second consecutive year, and has promised to show the will to fight for the title. “Last year we were test the car and now we do well. This year we have prepared ourselves thoroughly, “he said.

Throughout the day other activities have also been developed with the drivers before the season officially opened to the track on Saturday.

A spectacular weekend from 25 €
Next weekend the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalonia held the first race of the season Ral·licross, with more than 80 races on the track asphalt and land of supercars 600cv make zone, open access to the paddock, the best drivers of the specialty which include Block, Loeb, Solberg and Ekström, show Monster and more. All this is possible with a very affordable price tickets from € 25, which also also offer special packages for groups of friends and families. In addition, tickets to the March 31 saves over 15 €.