Nil Solans continues with his plan, and this weekend will be part of Autoglym Rally, test on gravel round in Finland that will serve to prepare the best possible way the appointment of the WRC in the scandinavian country. As it did in the weeks leading up to the Rally of Poland, the Catalan driver has moved on with his own Ford Fiesta R2T this appointment of a regional character to pick up sensations of face in the Rally of Finland, the fourth round round of the JWRC and in which he will defend not only his title at the World Junior championship, but also in the category WRC3.
Nil Solans of time is by signing up for a career unpolluted in the WRC. The Catalan, with his inseparable Miquel Ibáñez, has scored the win in the first three appointments of the JWRC. Has won on the asphalt Tour de Corse and at two rallies of gravel as different as Italy and Poland. It serves him to have 75 points, or what is the same thing, 24 units more than the frenchman Nicolas Ciamin. For his part, in WRC3 the Spanish has added to the triumph in the last two rallies and is already a leader with 36 points ahead of Raphaël Astier.
unlike his foray in Poland, Solans, you will find yourself in the Autoglym Rally several common drivers of the caravan of the WRC. In fact, Dennis Radström and Emil Lindholm, two of their strongest rivals, will also be present in this test, with the same goal. In addition, with vehicles R5 will compete Ole Christian Veiby, Gus Greensmith or the japanese Takamoto Katsuta and Hiroki Arai, both protected Toyota and Tommi Mäkinen Racing. All in all, the two great stars of the race will be Thierry Neuville with his Hyundai i20 WRC Coupe and Mikko Hirvonen. The finn will compete with a Ford Escort RS 1800 Mk.II classic.