The world’s only snow and ice baja “Russia – Northern Forest 2019” took place in Karelia from 15 to 17 February; it was the 1st round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Bajas and the 1st round of the Russian Cross-country Championship. 44 participants from 15 countries went to the start, 37 crews finished.
According to the preliminary results, the crew No. 207 Tapio Lauronen / Toni Tapio Lauronen wins the “Russia – Northern Forest 2019” race, the 1st round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Bajas.
2. Vladimir Vasilyev / Konstantin Zhiltsov (RUS), crew No. 201
3. Benediktas Vanagas (LTU) / Bartlomiej Boba (POL), crew No. 208