Within the earlier two years, Mercedes racer Valtteri Bottas loved collaborating within the winter Artcic Rally, which runs alongside the snowy slopes of Lapland. He doesn’t intend to desert such plans now.
The Finnish press experiences that this time Valtteri has chosen a brand new automobile for himself – it will likely be a specifically ready Hyundai i20 WRC. In 2019, Bottas competed within the M-Sport rally Ford Fiesta WRC and took fifth place, final yr he received behind the wheel of a Citroen DS3 WRC, however completed ninth.
“If the rally takes place, you will note me in the beginning. That is my plan these days, – quotes Valtteri newspaper Ilta-Sanomat. “I hope the organizers will succeed.”
Arctic Rally is the primary spherical of the Finnish Nationwide Rally Championship and is scheduled for January 15-16.
Bottas, as normal, plans to spend the winter holidays at house, however earlier than that he nonetheless has to meet quite a lot of tasks: “On Friday, the FIA Gala ceremony will likely be held in digital format. Fortuitously, it may be accomplished remotely, so there isn’t any must journey wherever. And I’ll have fun Christmas at house, that is my outdated custom. “