New Tim Van Parijs puts the dependable Porsche aside for the Renault Clio Trophy: “Let’s see if we can still do something with the young violence” (Oudenaarde)

New Tim Van Parijs puts the dependable Porsche aside for the Renault Clio Trophy: “Let’s see if we can still do something with the young violence” (Oudenaarde)

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Tim Van Parijs (r.) and Jochen Claerhout will complete in the Renault Clio Rally5 for the occasion. © RR

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The East Belgian Rally Championship reveals the last of the Belgian champion this weekend. Tim Van Parijs is a routine consumer in Sankt-Vith, however this time the Oudenaarde local is not seen in the beginning with his dependable Porsche. Together with Avelgemnaar Jochen Claerhout takes part in the Renault Clio Trophy. “We believed it would be enjoyable to take a trip amongst youths,” it checks out.

Jeroen D’hulster

With the Monte Carlo Rally, Rally of Sardinia and Ypres Rally, Tim Van Parijs has actually currently finished 3 World Cup rallies this season. “The Monte Carlo rally is constantly great,” states the 50- year-old coachbuilder. “It’s simply an embarassment we crashed there. We might have undervalued Sardinia a bit. In retrospection, the track was too harsh for the Renault Clio Rally4 we were driving. We were actually dissatisfied and due to the cancellation we likewise could not do 7 or 8 phases. We drove the Porsche to Ypres, however since the wheel broke on the left back on the very first day, we needed to complete through the SuperRally. We still ended up second in the class GT, however obviously that’s wrong.”

In the Belgian East Championship, Van Parijs leaves Porsche aside to go back to the marketing formula. “Kurt Heyndrickx, my routine co-driver and sponsor for eighteen years, is likewise active in horse racing, however was avoided from doing so this weekend due to competitors,” Van Parijs continues. “It ended up being an excellent chance to ride with Jochen Claerhout. We had actually discussed doing this for a long period of time. We believed it would be enjoyable to drive amongst the children in the Renault Clio Cup and see what we still should have. ( laughs) We’ll see if we can still do something in the middle of that young violence.”

Event involvement

Van Parijs is because of complete in the Clio Trophy versus Benoit Verlinde, the poulain of Claerhout, and his brand-new fellow villager Casper Nielsen. “I didn’t even understand that he now resides in Oudenaarde, however he is absolutely a quick pilot. We will see where we stand or where we wind up. We will do our finest, however many of all we wish to have a good time. We do not have much to lose. It will be a routine involvement in the Trophy. Next week I will once again be at the start of the Aarova Championship with Kurt in the Porsche. Constantly eagerly anticipate the video game here. The track is one kilometer far from my store. There are 2 tests here and 2 brand-new, excellent tests in Ronse. It will absolutely be enjoyable”, concludes Van Parijs.


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