Tulcea to host the 16th edition of Danube Delta Rally
Danube Delta Rally – 2015, to take place June 4-6, will bring at the starting line the crew from the United Arab Emirates, Rashid Al-Ketbi and Karina Hepperle, representing the Skydive Dubai team, whose owner is the Crown Prince of Dubai.
Tulcea County will host next weekend the XVI edition of the Danube Delta Rally, competition with a record number of teams, 11 of them having entered the fight for the European Rally Trophy podium.
According to organizers, Monday was the last day of registration for Danube Delta Rally 2015, the line up for Tulcea competition including 54 national and international crews, a record for the previous stages of the Danube Delta Rally, but also the highest number of teams entered in the stages undertaken so far in the Dunlop National Rally Championship – 2015.
Among the participants there are: Simone Tempestini, Dan Girtofan, Edwin Keleti and pilots from abroad, Georgi Geradjiev from Bulgaria, Tomas Popisilik from the Czech Republic, but also an old acquaintance of Tulcea’s inhabitants, Ekaterina Stratieva from Bulgaria.
On Thursday at 8.30 pm will start the contest car parade and will take place the Festive Start, the ceremony following to be attended by Romania’s Prince Nicolae alongside local authorities as well as other officials. On Friday there will be official training, followed as of midday by the start of the first special trials, Telita and Cocosu. On June 6, the second day of competition, participants will go through the special trials Slava Rusa, Babadag and Eoliene.