Robert Kubica won the Italian Ronde Gomitolo di Lana Rally; it was his first hard line race since his serious rally accident in 2011.
Ex- F1 speedy made a fantastic victory come back to spirited motorsport at the Ronde Gomitolo di Lana in Italy on Sunday. The Pole has been exit from the motorsports since his horrific rally accident in February in 2011.
Kubica expecting that the rally is just one more step towards a feasible come back to Formula One.
“Being here is already a good step, but I would have preferred to be somewhere else,” Kubica told SkySport24 ahead of the event.
“I have still got a long road to travel and will probably never be at the same physical level as before but I don’t intend to give up. The aim remains to return to Formula One and the next few months will tell me whether I can do it next year already or will have to wait until 2014.”
EspnF1 reports that Robert Kubica speaking to Italian television earlier than the rally began Kubica stated the significance of the event for his recovery, saying: “In the end it’s a matter of re-establishing the way of driving and helping the arm to recover better. Having been a driver for 20 years, my body is accustomed to certain things, and I can feel these things only while I drive, so we’ll see.”