HomeRacingAlejandro Agag: “The primary day of Excessive E has been completely incredible” – The Checkered Flag
Alejandro Agag: “The primary day of Excessive E has been completely incredible” – The Checkered Flag
April 3, 2021
Alejandro Agag, the Founder and CEO of Excessive E, says it was an ‘completely incredible’ opening day of competitors on Saturday, with Qualifying happening for the inaugural #DesertXPrix in Saudi Arabia.
Sébastien Loeb and Cristina Gutiérrez took prime spot in Qualifying for Crew X44 forward of Acciona Sainz XE Crew and Rosberg X Racing, and Agag says it was a tremendous spectacle across the AlUla monitor amid the sand dunes and picturesque landscapes.
Agag says the spectacular first day makes him consider that they’re onto one thing massive with Excessive E, and he’s trying ahead to seeing the races unfold across the desert on Sunday.
“I believe the primary day of Excessive E has been completely incredible,” mentioned Agag. “I’ve been blown away by the motion and the photographs – there was simply a lot to have a look at. It was even higher than we anticipated, and the suggestions on social media has been superb – and this was solely Qualifying!
“I actually assume we’re onto one thing enormous right here.”
Agag says it was a testomony to the design of the ODYSSEY 21 chassis that the 2 massive accidents throughout the day on Saturday – first for Veloce Racing’s Stéphane Sarrazin after which ABT CUPRA XE Crew’s Claudia Hürtgen – noticed each walkaway just about unhurt.
“There have been some heart-in-the-mouth moments in the present day, notably for ABT CUPRA XE and Claudia Hürtgen,” mentioned Agag.
“I believe it’s secure to say we’re all happy to see her stroll away from the crash – it’s a testomony to CBMM Niobium and their sturdy and difficult chassis, which was put to the final word check in the present day and delivered.”