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ACP and Wimpey with Scion xD got first ever win in 2WD class of Sno*Drift at Rally America 2013

In the two-wheel drive[2WD] class in Rally America National Championship on January 26th-27th in Atlanta, Michigan, the team from Scion – Andrew Comrie-Picard and Jeremy Wimpey racing with 2012 Scion xD, has secured the first ever win of the season at the 2WD class of Sno*Drift event, by taking a total time of 2:50:57.5 and a 5 minutes lead from the team of Dillon Van Way and Andrew Edwards of 2011 Ford Fiesta. Covering the all 20 challenging snow covered stages, Andrew with Wimpey was the 1st to reach the finish line in the 2WD class.

Andrew Comrie-Picard also known by the name od “ACP” said – “I’m so proud of the entire team, and this victory belongs to them.This season’s new Scion xD is lighter, stronger, faster, easier to service, more predictable and easier to drive”. According to him, he found the new enhancement in Scion xD, has made the ride very smooth all the time and

New Scion xD is all prepared for 2013 Rally America National Championship

Scion Racing is all prepared with its new Scion xD for the upcoming Rally America National Championship started from January 25th, 2013. Starting with event Sno*Drift Rally on 25th -26th in Atlanta -Michigan, team comprising of Driver Andrew Comrie-Picard is going to enjoy and compete all 7 challenging events of Rally America National Championship. The rally off-course consists of tough and challenging situation where team has to cruse through gravel, dirt or snow over a course covering hundreds of miles.

Upgrading the 2013 Scion xD with all-new suspension, extra horsepower with enhanced weight distribution and dog engagement transmission. Scion marketing and special events manager, Mr. Steve Hatanaka are very confident of the selected team best performamnce and said – “The combination of the xD subcompact, a top-notch team race team and one of rally’s best drivers, Andrew Comrie-Picard, is sure to create a competitive and exciting series.”. On the last year Rally Championship, the completed the