Kleinschmidt and Newfoundland don’t miss the Baja Aragon


it Seemed that the Low Aragon played ceiling confirmed the presence of the great swords of the past editions of the Dakar. Carlos Sainz with his Peugeot, Nasser Al-Attiyah and Nani Roma with the Toyota Hilux, Mikko Hirvonen with the Mini or Isidre Esteve with his Mitsubishi facilities made up already one of the best lists of entries of the recent history of the test. However, the Spanish round of the World FIA Rally Cross-Country continues adding illustrious names to its list of registered. The latter two embodiments are of Jutta Keinschmidt and Orlando Terranova, both drivers of Mini X-Raid.

Jutta Kleinschmidt has returned to the competition with X-Raid to evolve the Zebra Buggy the German team is developing as an alternative to the Mini All4 Racing. However, the only woman to win the Dakar in the car category (2001) has not confirmed whether it will use this model in the Baja Aragon, or if on the contrary you will use one of the Mini-computer. The pilot that if it will increase the insurance to the Mini All4 Racing is Orlando Terranova. The argentinian driver has been one of the great alternatives to victory in the Dakar in the last four seasons, although he has not finished to get lucky.

With the addition of Jutta Kleinschmidt and ‘Orly Terranova’, five will be the pilots of the X-Raid that will compete in Aragon the next month of July. It should be recalled in this aspect that the German band has already confirmed the presence of two of the great protagonists of the last edition of the Dakar as they were Mikko Hirvonen and Yazeed Al-Rajhi. The roster of pilots of X-Raid complete Bryce Menzies, perhaps the name most unknown to the hobby. However, the pilot natural from Arizona has a remarkable track record on all types of cars in off-road competitions.