Yagiz Avci is leading in rally Bulgaria

Yagiz Avci is leading in rally Bulgaria

Yagiz Avci with Peugeot 208 R5 was the fastest in the first stage of this year's rally "Bulgaria". The Turkish driver, along with his codriver Bahadir Gucenmez, completed the long 26.32 km stage Dyulino for 14:11.5 min. 9.9 seconds behind him was Plamen Staykov with David Kavarzheliya and Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9. Staikov, who is Bulgaria's champion for 2016, compe ...[Read More]

Enormous interest in the website of rally “Bulgaria”

The official website of rallybulgaria.com has down for a while. The unexpected interest in everything related to the most authoritative rally in Bulgaria by internet users led to 15,255 visits in just minutes after the start of the first stage Dyulino. It was necessary for the technical assistants and the administrators to take urgent measures and the site was restored. This information was shared ...[Read More]

Rally Bulgaria may be again a round of the European Championship

Rally Bulgaria may be again a round of the European Championship

Rally Bulgaria can be again a round of the European Rally Championship in 2 years. This was announced by Minister of Youth and Sport Krasen Kralev during today’s official opening of the 48th edition of the competition. This year the rally is a round of the European Rally Trophy, the Bulgarian and Turkish Rally Championship. After the technical review, 43 drivers will start tomorrow. “I ...[Read More]

43 drivers start, there will be a close battle

This evening, 43 crews will take part in the ceremonial start of the 48th Rally Bulgaria in front of the cathedral temple “Sveto Uspenie Bogorodichno”. 43 crews have passed the technical review. Probably so much will go tomorrow along the route. After the shakedown, it became clear that the battle would be very close. The difference in top results is tenths of a second. The fastest wer ...[Read More]

Rally Bulgaria 2017 starts – We go live!

Rally Bulgaria starts! All motorsport fans are welcomed at the official opening and flag-off ceremony of the crews taking part in Rally Bulgaria 2017. The ceremony will start at 8:30PM from “St. Kiril and Metodi” square infront of the catedral in Varna. Everyone can watch LIVE the rally following the tracking system portal: open the link “Live” results, can be easily accese ...[Read More]

The 69-year- old Stoyan Apostolov – an example for the young drivers

The 69-year- old Stoyan Apostolov – an example for the young drivers

The driver form Burgas, who has spent almost 47 years of his life in the motor sport, will be entered in the 48th edition of rally Bulgaria, as an undisputed doyen in the difficult competiton. As always with his well-known Honda Civic. It is no surprise to anyone that next to him will be his older daughter, Pavlina Apostolova – also a enthusiastic on the rally. Does one day Apostolov will de ...[Read More]

Ignat Isaev prays for sunny weather

“The Stages are varied, they require very high concentration. Particularly “Dyulino” and “Kozichino” which are with a lot of holes. There the driving will bi difficult. For sure, who survives in this area and takes the lead, will have chances for a podium. The gravel in the second day also should not be underestimated. It is very important for this section not to rain ...[Read More]

Slavi Slavov: The reconnaissance concluded without any incidents

The director of the 48th Rally Bulgaria Slavi Slavov said that the driver’s reconnaissance was completed without incident. A total of 54 crews will take part in the race and today will be the ceremonial start of the race. “Rally control starts work 1 hour before the start of the shakedown, Slavov said. – All cars have GPS tracking devices. Thus, the traffic control can take quick and a ...[Read More]

PRESS CONFERENCE OF THE LEADING DRIVERS TODAY AT 19:00

Dear Colleagues, The first press conference for the 48th edition of the rally “Bulgaria” will be held today at 19:00 h in the press center, located on the first floor of the Black Sea Hotel in Varna. Last year’s Bulgarian champion Plamen Staykov, the driver with the most powerful car among the Bulgarians in this rally Kalin Benchev with Subaru Impreza (class E1) and managers of l ...[Read More]

The crews of the Hyundai Racing Trophy are chasing better ranking from last year

Under the 48th rally Bulgaria, the competitors of the Hyundai Racing Trophy will hold their second round of their single brand car championship. The goal for the drivers and their codrivers – Simeon Simeonov / Yordan Yordanov, Martin Koev / Dimo Bozukov, Denis Stanchovski / Mladen Karchev and Victoria Garkova / Velislava Pavlova is to finish the two-day race and to achieve a higher ranking c ...[Read More]