Christian Lavieille tab for the Renault Duster Dakar Team


The team is Renault Duster Dakar Team has signed Christian Lavieille. The squad managed by Renault Argentina breaks away from the trend since his arrival at Dakar of having local pilots and bet by the experience of the veteran frenchman. Lavieille will be accompanied by Jean Michel Polato at his right hand to face the Dakar 2016. The other formation of the team remains unchanged and Emiliano Spataro will remain at the controls of the Renault Duster along with Benjamin Lozada. The goal for the brand will get be among the vehicles of reference of the next Dakar.

Christian Lavieille has a remarkable experience. After numerous successes in motorcycling of resistance, the French began his career in cars in 2000. Managed to win the title of World FIA Rally Cross-Country in the marathon category in 2006. In addition, the French is ‘zorro’ old in the Dakar. Has participated in the raid of the world’s toughest 12 times, or what is the same, has been in the caravan dakariana since 2003. Representing various brands, to their 50 years arrives in his best time with the sixth place achieved in the Dakar 2015 and the eighth position added in the 2014 Dakar.

The team Renault Duster Dakar Team underpins and his team for the new Dakar and strengthens your bet. After the decision not to continue counting with Jose Garcia, the team has been sounded out the market in search of a fast driver and great experience, which will help even to evolve the Renault Duster in the months leading up to Dakar. During the past month, and according to argentine media, the team reached with Lucio Alvarez in order to form part of the structure, but the argentinian driver declined the offer as it will not be a part of the Dakar 2016.