Norwegian joins title-a success Toksport WRT for European adventure
Double nationwide champion targets ERC’s top award in ŠKODA Fabia R5 Evo
Brynildsen: “I have to be consistent and employ my journey to take”
Eyvind Brynildsen believes he has the correct equipment to bother for the FIA European Rally Championship title, describing his season as “some extent of no return”
The talented Norwegian has ceaselessly been restricted to partial programmes which skill that of funds constraints but has landed adequate back to take care of all eight events that originate up the ERC in 2020.
Brynildsen has recruited Austrian Ilka Minor to co-power a ŠKODA Fabia R5 Evo flee by Toksport WRT, which guided Chris Ingram and Ross Whittock to the 2019 FIA European Rally Championship. He has high hopes for the season forward.
What’s your target for ERC 2020?
“To take! It’ll be a itsy-bitsy bit of some extent of no return for my career. As soon as we were ready to tackle up out a fleshy season, we were ready to take phases, rallies and titles. As soon as we don’t own a fleshy season it’s in truth advanced to salvage into each and each rally and you spend the first phases discovering out the auto.”
What makes you imagine prospects are you’ll presumably well also be champion?
“I in truth own one in every of the handiest co-drivers in Ilka, an infinite group in Toksport and an infinite group supervisor in Serkan Duru. He’s in truth gripping about each and each activity and in truth wants everybody to reach their targets and prospects are you’ll presumably well mark that with what he did with Chris Ingram final twelve months. We are able to also own an engineer from ŠKODA Motorsport and we will delivery as a lot as prepare for the Azores Rallye with a test at Sweet Lamb in Wales.”
Given the solid equipment you’ve keep in predicament, how powerful stress are you below to command?
“There may per chance per chance be stress to take but, on the identical time, there may per chance per chance be less stress because I know if I elevate out a mistake within the Azores, as an illustration, there remains to be the chance to carry out the capabilities lend a hand on one more event. I will own the time to breathe and take the capabilities for fourth in desire to scuffling with for the victory on each and each rally. I have to be consistent and employ my journey to take the championship, presumably by no longer constantly being the quickest. On a guitar you’ve got varied strings and it’s in regards to the reach you play these strings that matters.”
Develop you perceive?
A double Norwegian champion, Brynildsen enjoyed success in karting sooner than he switched to rallying.
Where to survey Eyvind Brynildsen in 2020?
Azores Rallye, 26-28 March; Rally Islas Canarias, 7-9 May per chance; Rally Liepāja (Latvia), 29-31 May per chance; 77th Rally Poland, 26-28 June; Rally di Roma Capitale (Italy), 24-26 July; Barum Czech Rally Zlín, 28-30 Augus; Cyprus Rally, 9-11 October; Rally Hungary, 6-8 November.