12/26/2021 at 6:03 PM CET
l veteran Catalan rider Nani Rome In 2022, he will play his twenty-sixth participation in the Dakar Rally. A new challenge for which, despite having experienced victory in both cars and motorcycles. you are motivated.
“I’m ready. I’ve worked hard and I’m feeling good physically,” previewed the Prodrive pilot who was also “concerned about covid“, although “we hope to be able to travel without a problem. in Arabia & rdquor ;.
If the planned plan comes true, that of Folgueroles will begin this Wednesday with the car tests and checks so that everything is ready for January 1, when the prologue stage will take place. “From now on, everything will go very quickly & rdquor ;, assumed the Catalan.
Nani Rome warned that this “it’s going to be another Dakar& rdquor ;. âWe have a change in the regulations and a different car that is fun to drive and runs very well; a larger car, with bigger wheels and more suspension. A different T1 + than the one we had run & rdquor ;, he commented.
“We have been working really hard over the last few months, and although for various reasons we haven’t been able to participate in any races, so we don’t know how our rivals are doing, we are confident that we are doing a good job and going for the race. victory & rdquor;, he recognized Rome.
Regarding this edition of the race, the experienced driver considers that “it is going to be a difficult and fast Dakar, as always”. âThere are not very long stages, but they will undoubtedly be complex, in a country with a very interesting desert, with large spaces, a bit like in Africa, where I like to compete & rdquor;, a- he assured.
What else, Nani Rome He was “happy to be one more year in the fight, with SÃ©bastien Loeb and Orlando Terranova, two teammates with whom I think we can make a good team, and impatient for the race to start now”, he said. he concludes.