David Botka with co-driver Mark Mesterhazi (Skoda Fabia R5) has set the fastest time at Shakedown. The Hungarian crew was 1.300 seconds in front of last years winners Vlastimil Majercak and Michaela Vejackova (Slovakia, Ford Fiesta R5). Antonin Tlust’ak and Ivo Vybiral of Czechia (Skoda Fabia R5) were third, 4 seconds behind leaders.
Fastest Croatian Championship crew was Krisztian Hideg and Istvan Kerek (Skoda Fabia R5) in the fifth place, while Rok Turk and Blanka Kacin (Peugeot 208 T16 R5) were the best-placed Slovenian Championship crew, 8. overall. Two special stages will follow today.