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Adam Kerenyi completes the perfect comeback
In the fourth round of the King of Europe series the Hungarian Dotz teamrider could top his second place from last week: Adam Kerenyi won the trophy in the Ukraine.
After the second place in the successful comeback last week in Piestany, Slovakia, Adam Kerenyi did not have time to waste : the King of Europe set off to the Ukraine, which first staged a race in the European series.
Like last week the heat was again the biggest issue for the drifters. The asphalt blow the starting field, which was quite small this time, began to boil, the team around Adam Kerenyi measured an extreme 56 ° Celsius. Kerenyi, however, remained cool and got the 120 points for the victory in Ukraine after hot battles against ...
... local hero Dmitryi Illyuk.
Italian Francesco Conti took third place and overtook Benjamin Boulbès in the overall ranking of the King of Europe. Kerenyi is currently 100 points behind Conti in fifth place.
After the slow start to the season the Dotz teamrider got into a real swing. The 32-year-old Hungarian has shown his drift-talent again in the last two races with his newly built BMW E36 with E46 front.
The BMW, nicknamed "The Beast" is a 3 series coupe with the 3.8 liter engine of the M5. 650hp and 700Nm ensure the appropriate heading for the perfect transverse drive, the Federal tires are mounted onto a Dotz Fast Seven 9x18 and 10x18.
For the good mood Kerenyi takes an entire team onto his trips to the King of Europe events and....
... for the right set-up Tomi and his workshop have their hands on the car.
Each individual component of the newly constructed BMW was optimized for the race on European drift tracks by Tomi and his team.
Always one of the first points in such a race: the cooling. Tomi built in a customized system with six different cooling means that the BMW does not overheat.
The racer is boarded with fiberglass and carbon-clad and...
... runs with a 6-speed manual gearbox with a LSD limited slip differential with a ratio of 3.9.
Tomi has also installed and modified a Wisefab steering angle kit.
Nothing on Adams drift car is left to chance by Tomi. With a ...
…stand-alone computer all the telemetry data is read continuously, in order to respond immediately to possible irregularities.