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PWRC: Kome Sport Rally of Turkey pre-race notes

Thursday, June 2nd 2005 -- Tonight at 07.00 pm will start Rally Turkey, 7th round of the FIA World Rally Championship and 4th round of FIA Production Car World Rally Championship. The Super Special Stage immediately after the start...

Thursday, June 2nd 2005 -- Tonight at 07.00 pm will start Rally Turkey, 7th round of the FIA World Rally Championship and 4th round of FIA Production Car World Rally Championship. The Super Special Stage immediately after the start will not take place tonight.

Angelo Medeghini and his wife Barbara Capoferri will be at the start with the Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VIII of the Kome Sport Team, prepared by Mauro Nocentini.

The Italian couple of Brescia decided to discard Rally Cyprus (2 races out of 8 have to be discarded following FIA rules) and instead tested the car on the gravel roads of Liguria, in order to prepare at the best for the difficult rally in Turkey.

Turkey hosts for the first time the PCWRC, last year this race was part of the Junior World Rally Championship. 85 crews entered the race, representing 17 different countries and all 20 crews of the PCWRC chose Turkey.

There were recent rains in the region, but the weather was nice today and the temperature of about 28

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Series WRC
Drivers Angelo Medeghini , Barbara Capoferri