Sherco TVS Factory Rally Team’s Michael Metge wins 2018 PanAfrica RallySeptember 15, 2018
Its good news for Indian MotorSports : the Sherco TVS Factory Rally Team literally took over the 2018 PanAfrica Rally – results have come in and team rider Michael Metge has managed to clinch the title of the 15th edition of PanAfricaRally – this was possible due to his strong performance in the final stage.
Further, this teammate and real brother Adrien Metge managed to scored a podium, having recovered after a few navigation errors to finish on the podium. Team mate Abdul Wahid Tanveer continued his consistent performance and finished at a commendable 8 th position.
Commenting on his performance, Michael Metge, Racer, Sherco TVS Factory Rally Team says, “The PanAfrica Rally is tough and very competitive but I am thrilled to have won the championship. It has been a great learning ground and I would like to thank my team for their never ending support.”
David Casteu, Team Manager, Sherco TVS Factory Rally team says, “It was a very intense, stressful and challengingRally but my racers made me very happy. I want to truly thank my technical team and all my
racers for making it a success. Michael is in great form right now and he is putting good use of his
learning’s on the tracks. Adrien was also very close; he had a good start but slipped down on couple of
points in the latter stages. Tanveer performed admirably for his first Rally and his dedication is a great
motivation for the whole team. We gained a lot of experience and today we are ready to race in the
Abdul Wahid Tanveer, Racer, TVS Racing said, “It was my first PanAfrica Rally and I am thrilled to finish
in the top 10. It was a great learning ground for me and I am confident to face my future challenges now.
A big shout out to my team as well, for being so supportive and guiding me at every stage in this