TRICOLOR FOR ZANOTTI
Last weekend of the season and last chance to win Italian Motorally title for Alex Zanotti . The rider occurred in Castel di Sagro (AQ) with 8 points ahead from tracker Pettinari and we was determined to win his eleventh national title and that’s he did. Saturday, in a difficult track, the position not in command at the start facilitates in this case Alex to follow the trajectory of his opponents. Even the heavy fall procured in the first half of the race, the rider of San Marino distracts from the target to get on the top step of the podium. The driver of the TM Racing Factory Team won the first day of competition for a few seconds in front of Fedeli, so taking a 21-points lead in the placement. On the day of Sunday’s race, Alex manages the championship lead without much effort, in order to get to the finish without risking over and closes the last and eighth round in third place on the podium behind Pettinari. After 10 years, with 162 points against 146, Zanotti comes back Italian Champion, winning his eleventh national title Motorally. Alex Zanotti: “It ‘was a tough fight until the last race. I am very happy because this is my revenge on the world championship, started this year with many difficulties. I am very happy because I did not win since 2005, this is the eleventh tricolor Motorally for me. I want to thank all those who supported me, my family first, TM Racing, Stefano Serafini, Del Conca, Asset Bank, GDT, Shoei, Godentyre, SIX2, Shape Boats, Salice goggles, BREMEN, Wroom Oil, FSM, and CONS the Gendarmerie of San Marino to which I belong.