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The Portuguese rider Miguel Oliveira, who usually competes in the MotoGP World Championship, will participate in the Rally Casinos do Algarve, on November 12 and 13, riding a Hyundai i20, the rider announced this Thursday.

This will be Miguel Oliveira’s debut in rallies, after having already participated in an automotive endurance race, on the track, at the 24 Hours of Barcelona.

“For those who know me and follow me, you know that I’m also passionate about four wheels. I’ve had some experiences on the track, but this is a great challenge, to do a race on the road. to adapt to the car and the sections”, stressed the driver from Almada.

Miguel Oliveira assumes that the objective is “make the most” and have fun.

“I’m very happy to also have a reason to be closer to my fans, in Portugal, and live in a different environment from my usual competitions”, concluded Miguel Oliveira.

The pilot will have at his side the navigator Carlos Magalhães

The Rally Casinos do Algarve counts towards the Portugal Cup Rally. Miguel Oliveira will have at his side Carlos Magalhães, who is usually navigator of former national champion Bruno Magalhães.

The Portuguese pilot had already participated, in July, in the stage of the Portuguese Speed ​​Championship (CPV), at the Vila Real circuit, accompanied by his father, Paulo Oliveira. At the time, he won the competition reserved for TCR.

“It is no secret that Miguel is a lover of speed on four wheels, and with the end of the MotoGP season, this seemed like the ideal opportunity. We are sure it will be a great experience for him, full of emotion. And You won’t be alone. It’s just that in this race you’ll have a special mentor, an Algarve with an enviable curriculum: Team Hyundai Portugal driver Ricardo Teodósio, accompanied by his navigator José Teixeira, will also participate and attack victory in his Hyundai i20 N Rally2”, commented the CEO of Hyundai Portugal, Sérgio Ribeiro.

The MotoGP World Championship ends on November 5th in Valencia.

Source: Sicnoticias

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