Budapest - Bamako 2018
January 31, 2018
JátékShop-Team, sponsored by Hungarian distributor AKH, have won the 2018 Budapest - Bamako Rally using Toyo Tires Open Country M/T Tires. The Toyo Tires performed faultlessly, as did the team, to take their famous victory.
|Toyo Tires and AKH supported the team||The victorious Jatek team|
Their Nissan Patrol, fitted with Toyo Tires, travelled 8.629km to reach the finish at the capital Banjul,on the Gambia coast. Along the way they travelled from Budapest down to Genoa, where they caugt a ferry to Morocco before their epic African adventure.
|Unwanted passenger : )||Open Country M/T easily coped with conditions|
The Rally crosses a lot of the territory which the Dakar used to do before its move to Sounth America and the finish line was in the Gambia this year rather than Bamako in Mali. Banjul, the capital of The Gambia, situated on the Atlantic coast, is some 300km south of Dakar in Senegal which they pass through on route.
|Desert Nights||Epic scenery|
For the record, the team members are:
LAWRENCE GRABS TWOFROM THREE AT CROFT
CADWELL ROUND UP 11th-12th MAY
ROUND UP FROM ROUND TWO AT SNETTERTON 20-21 APRIL
TOHILL TAKES BRITISH RX LEAD AT LYDDEN HILL