We are thrilled to share with you the outstanding achievements of South Racing at the recent BP Ultimate Rally-Raid Portugal, a monumental event that has further solidified our position on the global stage. The team's performance has not only led to victories in both the Challenger and SSV categories but also marked our second consecutive win in the World Rally-Raid Championship (W2RC) rounds, placing us at the forefront of the W2RC World Championship standings.

SSV Category Triumph

  • Portugal's Pride: João Monteiro, representing South Racing Can-Am, delivered a remarkable performance, clinching the top spot in the SSV category. His victory not only underscores the team's dominance but also celebrates the overall success of Portuguese representatives in the BP Ultimate Rally-Raid.

Challenger Category Success

  • First-Time Champion: Lithuanian prodigy Rokas Baciuška, racing for the Can-Am Factory Team, achieved his first World Championship round victory in the Challenger category. This significant win is a testament to his skill, determination, and the unwavering support of the South Racing team.
  • Leading the Pack: This victory has been instrumental in propelling South Racing to the lead in the W2RC World Championship. Rokas Baciuška's triumph has allowed him to extend his lead in the overall W2RC standings by a margin of 4 points after three rounds.

The Road Ahead: Only Two Rounds Left

As we celebrate our recent victories, it is crucial to remember that the journey towards the ultimate triumph is far from over. With only two rounds remaining in the W2RC, the battle to crown the world champion intensifies.

Pioneering the Future: Introducing the FIA Spec Can-Am Maverick R

In our relentless pursuit of innovation and excellence, South Racing is proud to announce the introduction of the new FIA spec Can-Am Maverick R platform to rally racing at this year's Morocco Desert Challenge, taking place from April 11 to 20, 2024. This epic adventure, spanning 3000 km across 8 stages, offers the perfect testing ground for the next racing platform to bear the prestigious Can-Am Maverick name. Although the race is not sanctioned by the FIA, our participation signifies a bold step forward in our commitment to pushing the boundaries of performance and technology in rally racing. This initiative will not only enhance our competitive edge but also pave the way for future advancements in the sport. Join us as we embark on this exciting journey, setting new benchmarks and exploring new horizons in the world of rally racing.