Christian Merli, pilot officer Osella won with the record 40 ª Ramp Internacional da Falperra, Portugal. Round 3 was the European mountain Championship. Blue City Motorsport Team Rider climbs so after France and Austria, on the top step of the podium in Braga with his FA 30 Zytek LRM by unplugging the third record in three events. Already, the track record of stable rider Vimotorsport 2018 was about 5,200 kilometers in 1 ' 47 "890. Today is branded: 1 ' 46 "944.
The winner's comment
"A great time. We are very happy about our result and also for Lampert. Let's continue so. We made a number of minor changes and updates that have allowed us to sign records and victories. Tomorrow we will resume work on two sports and then we move to the North of Oviedo in Spain for round 4 of the CEM, la Subida al Fito. "
Good weather in the first "Saturday", i.e. official test Treinos Oficiais, where Christian Merli is immediately took in 1 "52" with its Official Osella 709 30. Follows him Fade with M20 3 FC 764 ", while the third is the other rider of Team Blue City Motorsport, Lampert. In the second official recognition, the rider of the team Vimotorsport off still a best lap of 1 ' 50 "237. Third session with Christian leaders and Fade in 3 "061.
Today the three heats of contest, where European participants to discard the one with the worst weather. In race 1, indeed "Subida Oficial 1" is now the new extraordinary record of Christian Merli, first in 1 ' 46 "944. The toscano of Norma is 2 ' 040 followed by Christoph Lampert with FA 30 managed by the Team of Christian. Then Race 2 with a Blackbirds always leading, followed by Fade. Is not disputed the third ascent. Blackbirds conquers the first step of the podium in Portugal, third win in three races. And three records.
The podium for the sum of the times
1° Blackbirds (Osella FA 30 Zytek LRM), 2° Faggioli (Norma M20 FC) to 3 ' 390, 3° Lampert (Osella FA 30) to 9 "250
The calendar of the CEM
14/4 Col Saint Pierre (France), 28/4 Rechbergrennen (Austria), Portugal, 19/5 12/5 Ramp Internacional da Falperra – Subida al Fito (Spain), 2/6 Glasbachrennen (Czech Republic), Ecce Homo 16/6 2018 (Germany), 7/7 21/7 Dobsinsky (Italy), Trento-Bondone Kopec (Slovakia), 28/7 Limanowa (Poland), 18/8 Course de Côte de Saint Ursanne (Switzerland), 1/9 Bistrica (Slovenia), 15/9 Buzetski Dani (Croatia).