By Robert Nkolo [Rob styles]
Juan Martin is a young talented rally driver from Paraguay. I started racing at the age of 8 and never looked back till now.
Juan has driven quite a number of cars and categories/classes starting from karting. 2020 has seen him upgrading to Skoda Fabia R5 Evo from Ford fiesta r5. Navigated by Hanan Vagas Pena, the young Paraguayan is out to shine and ready to go.
This weekend of 29th, the first national rally championship is kicking off with Rally di Santani, and on the shakedown stage happed yesterday on Friday the young man. made the 4th quickest time behind _Gustavo Saba, Diego Dominguez, and Zaldivar Fabrizio.
Juan Martin attacks on the shakedown stage
HapaSport talked to Juan’s Co-driver Hanan Vagas and this is what he said “We are doing the learning work with this car but with a very solid base. Let’s try to be near the top times.
“We are targeting WRC after candidate event this year! We hope we can host the event next year… a long dream that comes from the time that Shekar Metha came to do our Transchaco Rally in the ’80s.
HapaSport will follow the event to keep all readers posted about the Paraguay NRC