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Motorsport and inovative technologies have been going hand in hand right from the very first moment when the engine-powered wheels started to spin. During this quite short era the cars changed dramatically - nowadays they are modern, solid and fast. Among many innovation trends in these days the main one is exploring alternative power sources which could in the future supply the basic stone of the automobile architecture - a combustion engines. And because the Barum Czech Rally Zlín is the prime motorsport event in the Czech Republic and wants to promote the new directions, its organizers are coming with the premiere edition of the Green Rally - an event focused on electric-powered and hybrid cars.
It's not a ususal rally, more likely it's going to combine a regularity drive, when entered crews will pass through some of classical Barum rally special stages, they will also do some special tasks and will also enjoy a social and cultural program prepared together with Luuhačovice Spa, which includes pleasant gastronomy experience or wellness relaxation.
The Green Rally kicks off on Saturday 26 August 2017 in Zlín and it will finish on Sunday 27 August in the afternoon, just before the main field of the Barum Czech Rally Zlín meets the finish ramp.
For the first time, the regularity drive with electric and hybrid vehicles is part of Barum Czech Rally Zlín. The development of alternative energy propulsion that could in the future replace combustion engines has been in the last couple of years one...
26. 7. 2017 - Roman Ordelt