G-Energy Team of pilot Vladimir Vasiliev and co-driver Konstantin Zhiltsov, driving Mini All 4 Racing and supported by Gazpromneft-Lubricants, won the silver award at the Dubai International Baja 2018.
Dubai International Baja is the prestigious international competition held in United Arab Emirates. In 2018, this race became the second stage of FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies.
For two racing days the participants drove about 500 km of special stages and road sections, the Russian crew gave way to the winner, Jakub Przygoński from Poland, just 4 minutes and 8 seconds.
Vladimir Vasiliev, pilot, G-Energy Team:
“The race was interesting and dynamic. There were no special complexity, the equipment worked consistently, G-Energy Racing oil, flooded into the engine of our racing car, showed the consistently high result. Dubai Baja became good training before the next stage of FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies – the Abu-Dhabi Desert Challendge that will also take place in the sands of UAE”.