Opel continues to experience success with its Adam R2 European rally circuit program, racking up another win during the final event of the French rally season last weekend. So far, the Adam R2 has racked up 28 class or division wins and four national championships in 39 race starts all across Europe.
Driver Yoann Bonato was faster than the entire 42 car grid in his Adam R2 during the French Rally Championship last weekend. The final race, known as the Rallye du Var, marked Bonato’s fourth R2 class win of the year and helped cement him as the champion for 2014. Additionally, Charlotte Berton achieved her fifth win of the season and won the French Women’s Rally Championship in her Adam R2.
The German Rally Championship saw Opel factory driver Marijan Griebel win six out the eight national championship races and the ADAC Masters. Griebel also won the R2 class in the ADAC Rally Germany, one of the major races in the World Rally Championship. In Spain, Red Opel Motorsport Team Spain’s Esteban Vallin won the R2 championship title after securing eight class wins in the Spanish Rally Championship.