Antonio Albacete returns to the European Trucks in 2017


Antonio Albacete has lived a 2016 very complicated. Without
options be on the grid of the Championship of Europe Truck (ETRC) after
lose the support of CEPSA and having to sell his truck, the Spanish rider
had to learn to live with a new situation. However, Albacete
it has been seen out of the grill of the ETRC after two decades
to compete
on the first level. Be three times Champion of Europe was not enough to find
a project in which you continue active, so that Antonio Albacete had to
conform with to be the pilot development of the Subaru Pentacar.

However, this sabbatical year will not be repeated in 2017, all
once that Albacete has announced his return to the ETRC
. The Spanish rider,
who has competed recently in India with a truck MAN to return to
regain the sensations with a truckload of competition, has come to a
according to the team Truck Sport Bernau
to contest the next season
european contest at the controls of a MAN managed by the own training
. Within this team you will share work with the Portuguese José
Rodrigues, who comes to play in the event with a Renault MRK.

It gives the chance that the team based in Hofsteffen could
end up managing the own MAN who sold Antonio Albacete
, since this
drive was to stop the father of the Portuguese José Rodrigues, who will now be his
team-mate. A truck that the training know very well because TBS already
he collaborated with Antonio Albacete from 2005 to 2014
, ten years in which the pilot
madrid scored their three titles. Be that as it may, the final colors of the truck
Albacete and Rodrigues will be known during the Trucknology Days in Munich of the
23 to 25 of march.