The racing weekend moved to the 40th edition of the Rally Sliven, in Bulgaria. This test was the third of the European season. However, news was made after a chilling accident involving the duo of Ugur Soylu Y Aras Dincer, which took a spectacular turn. Unfortunately, the pilot is in serious condition after the crash.
Soylu and Dincer were winning the race at the controls of a Skoda Fabia Rally2. However, in the second stage they had the crash that went around the motor world. As confirmed by the official website of the race, the car hit a pothole and lost control. In this way he went against the shoulder and made several turns of the bell that seriously injured the pilot.
The passenger got out of the car by his own means, while the driver was rescued. This was transferred to a hospital. The test was suspended, as the pilot was not in good health. The injuries confirmed by the organization were serious and more news is expected in the next few hours.
Soylu suffered a brain swelling and a broken vertebra. “The car with the Turkish crew veered off the track through uneven terrain at high speed,” he confirmed. Vladimir Gatev, as published by the Infobae medium. The cars used in this category are very similar to those used in the World Rally Championship (WRC), although in its second category.
The pilots of the World Championship category usually enroll in this type of smaller size categories, since they train for the different dates. The Rally Bulgaria has been held since 1970 and at the end of 2012 it was not part of the European calendar due to various economic problems. However, it is currently being carried out in the European Rally Cup. Figures like Sebastien loeb they got to win the test.
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