Season of FIA European Rally Trophy continued in Serbia this past weekend where spectators were excited to see Rok Turk and Martina Lazar with their Peugeot 208 R2 and they presented strong competition for more powerful cars from higher classes.
Rok and Martina pushed hard throughout Saturday and Sunday and right away took the lead among 2WD cars and finished in the same manner. They also fought hard for top overall classifications at rally event in the surroundings of town Užice and they pushed hard through Saturday’s special stages, gave their racing an extra boost on Sunday, and finished in fantastic 2nd place of Serbia Rally overall classifications.
After winning a race for national championship back home in Nova Gorica, we achieved another great result! Victory in RC4 class and victory in 2WD class and an excellent 2nd place overall – these are all fruits of hard work and dedication of the whole team. Special stages with extremely slippery tarmac, fantastic atmosphere and numerous spectators present a challenging and a very pleasant rally. Martina and I really enjoyed the racing and exciting battles with our competition. We showed ones again that we get along really well in our excellent Peugeot racing car,« said Rok, pleased with this achievement at the finish of 48th Serbia Rally.