Rally Portugal 2017. A finish without a finish

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The crew of Eurolamp WRT overcame full distance of special stages of Rally Portugal and kept the second position in WRC Trophy category, but couldn't reach the final time check point because of technical issue.

Rally Portugal. Slow morning again…

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Saturday's scenario of fighting in WRC Trophy category was similar to Friday's one. On morning section Martin Procop was able to run easily away from Valery Gorban again, and in the afternoon Ukrainian was closer to Czech again. But there were some different reasons of the morning lags of the crew of Eurolamp WRT.

Rally Portugal 2017. It is a puzzle how good or bad the rally track will be

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Before every rally the crews have a recce and shakedown – all of it is necessary to understand characteristics of the roads of forthcoming rally and to prepare. But, despite of intensive days of preparations, the Eurolamp WRT's crew couldn't fully understand the roads of Rally Portugal.

Rally Portugal 2017. WRC Trophy: Plus two

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During the previous five rounds of World Rally Championship only two crews more contended for WRC Trophy with the duo of Eurolamp WRT. Moreover in Monte Carlo and Mexico only two crews took place on the rallies, and in France – no one. But in Portugal three contenders for the Trophy will fight on the rally at once.