9. 5. 2011
Zapletal with Ourednicek on BMW successful on hot saharan sand
|Ourednicek, Zabransky, Zapletal|
The most successful Czech crew cross-country Rallye Miroslav Zapletal - Tomas Ourednicek reached the 4.th place overall in FIA World Cup
30.th year of Rallye de Tunisie was the first World Championship which took place in the African continent. The crew, which had to prematurely terminate their participation in the previous race in Asian Abu-Dhabi because of an engine failure on their Mitsubishi, changed for BMW X3 race car and could pass the race (almost 1600 kilometres) in hot Saharan Desert .
The achievements were the 4. th place overall, the 3.rd position in T1.2. (diesel) category and 1.st place in Premiere Attendance.
Miroslav Zapletal with his navigator Tomas Ourednicek move them up on the 4.th interim position in World Championship.
The Championship continues in Spain (July), furthermore in Hungary (August) and will be back in Africa again (Egypt – October) and will finish in Portugal (lNovember).