New appointment for the young Madrid driver, this time a few kilometers from the Italian capital, Rally di Roma Capitale. Once again accompanied by his co-driver Borja Rozada, they have moved to Fiuggi which will be the nerve center of the fifth scoring event for the Under 28 trophy.
Fourth consecutive test on asphalt, but this time with more Mediterranean stretches on the outskirts of Rome, including a super special in the Roman city itself. Pepe and Borja arrive to this rally after a summer trip with two rallies in Poland and Czech Republic, that despite the bad fortune suffered in both, manage to reach the penultimate date of the championships in a brilliant second position, that they think to defend and to confirm , to be of this form the youngest pilot better classified in the Under 28, category created this season.
The fact that in this discipline of the six possible results count the four best, makes the possibilities of the runner-up are available, either here or at the last meeting in Latvia.
This has been a very intense week for Pepe, with a day of testing on Monday about 150 kilometers of the race, for Wednesday to start with the recognitions of the rally and then to dispute the own test from Friday, when will start the rally to 6:30 p.m. with 202.48 km ahead.