Press release 11/2017

May 31, 2017


The 9th Rally of Historic Asturias is presented at the City Council of Pravia

The plenary hall of the Consistory of Pravia has been the setting, in the afternoon of today, the long finish of the ninth edition of the Rally de Asturias Histórico that will start tomorrow with the celebration of the shakedown in the vicinity of Pravia.

The event was attended by D º Carlos Marquez (President of FAPA), Dº José Ramón Tuero (General Director of Sports of the Principado of Asturias), Dº Diego Cuervo (Councilor for Economic Promotion and Tourism of Pravia Town Hall), Dº David Álvarez (Mayor of Pravia Town Hall), Dº Pablo  Lorenzo Pravia Autocompetition) and Dº José María Pérez-Ullivarri (RFEDA Historical Manager), the Italian team formed "Lucky" and his co-driver Fabrizia Pons, Luis Climent and José Vicente Media, responsible for the safety rally car and Daniel Alonso, along with representatives of the main entities and collaborating companies such as the municipalities of Cudillero and Salas, Caja Rural de Asturias, Coca-Cola, Alusigma and Desgüaces El Campón.

The first to take the floor was Pablo Lorenzo who analyzed the novelties presented in this ninth edition, thanked the support of both public and private entities and recalled that the success of the test is shared with another team as Club Siero Classic, since The rally is scoring for historical vehicles have worked side by side to become within the European calendar year after year. All the speakers agreed on the great work carried out each year by the organization and the image of Asturias that shows the test outside our borders, hoping that everything is a resounding success and for this the fans should put their bit, placing in places Insurance and taking care of the indications of the members of the organization.

At the end of the event, Pablo Lorenzo gave Alfredo Vázquez a heel of 870 euros as an aid to the purchase of a bionic leg and so he can continue to enjoy the sport just as he did before his accident. Also, Pablo Lorenzo wanted to deliver to the Italian team "Lucky" -Pons a commemorative picture of the 33 years that makes "Lucky" took part in the Rally Principe de Asturias, only participation of the Asturian driver in our region until this year that Will do again in the Historic Asturias Rally aboard his Lancia Delta HF Integrale.


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