El Bahrain Raid Xtreme will debut in the rally Dakar 2021 with a powerful line-up of drivers made up of the French Sébastien Loeb, whose incorporation has already been made official, and the Spanish Nani Rome, champion of the test in 2004 (motorcycles) and 2014 (cars).
“The BRX has great ambitions for the 2021 Dakar rally. I am excited to be a part of this journey. There is immense experience in every area of the team: the best on the field with Prodrive, a track record of success from David Richards and Bahrain's rich history in motorsport. This combination is hard to rival "Loeb stated.
"I am sure that we will reach the dunes as strong contenders in the Dakar next year"added the Frenchman, who ran four times in this test and was second in 2019.
The BRX is a project managed by Prodrive, famous team founded by the former navigator David Richards. His main successes were achieved in the World Rally packaged Subaru, brand to which he gave three brand titles between 1995 and 1997.
"On behalf of BRX, I am delighted to welcome Sebastien to the team." Richards stated. “He brings a lot of rally experience with him and we believe he is also one of the strongest drivers on the off-road. We look forward to working closely during the tests in the coming months as we move towards next year's race. "