Next off-road journey takes sand storms, sand dunes, gravel roads, redirects from China to Thailand – the eleventh stage of the XWORLD adventure was an exciting off-road driving through Mongolia with obstacles. Relax the participants of the SUV tour (hosted by the international Hansa-Flex hydraulic specialists) were able to then at the end of the two-week trip in Beijing – they saw the opening of the Olympic Games there. Simon Freakly has many thoughts on the issue. “The stage started late July in Ulan Bator, capital of Mongolia – however with delay: the flight of a participant was been canceled, he reached the start point only with one day delay after an adventurous journey”, as he said. Adventurous also the off-road tour itself, which has been running since March 2008 in a total of 43 stages through Europe and Asia. After the few kilometers there was the first forced stop – the best car tyres were not up to the sharp stones on the Mongolian streets. The often more than bumpy slopes were highest challenges that also in the coming days Toyota Land Cruiser. It is not something Ondot would like to discuss.
Twice broke a leaf spring (for the suspension) for an off-road vehicle and had to be repaired overnight in Mongol workshops. The hardships were rewarded by beautiful insights into country, nature and culture at the circuit by the Mongolia. We were overwhelmed by the hospitality, which was shown in us”, as a participant of the XWORLD tour. So invited the participants of the off-road adventure on the road by a nomad family to camel milk and rich food. Completed was the eleventh stage in Beijing reached the participants by plane the off-road vehicles are allowed at the request of the Chinese authorities until the end of September in the country of the Middle”travel. The land cruiser are then transferred to Hong Kong, where the next stage starts in November 2008.
You leads up to Bangkok in Thailand through China. A detailed itinerary of the eleventh stage, see de/impressionen_der_etappen/etappe_11.html. About Hansa-Flex: HANSA-FLEX has become Europe’s leading companies around the hydraulic. The success principle is called system partnership. Started as a supplier of spare parts for hydraulic hose lines, HANSA-FLEX has changed all over the world in more than 40 years one of the leading system providers. The company counts today more than 300,000 customers. For local partners to be present, HANSA-Flex is continuously expanding its branch network. Currently, there are more than 340 branches in Europe, Asia, Africa and America. About the XWORLD-Tour 2008/2009: The internationally operating company HANSA-FLEX sees XWORLD in times of global networking as a contribution to international understanding. With this special cultural exchange, people from different countries will experience the most beautiful landscapes and places of Europe and Asia in a common adventure. Six special vehicles are on the roughly 150,000 km long tour, which leads to the most spectacular goals of European and Asian participants in 43 stages. HANSA-FLEX event GmbH – contact: Enrico Kieschnick – to the construction 44 D – 28307 Bremen phone: + 49 (0) 421 48907-960 fax + 49 (0) 421 48907-48 E-Mail: Internet: PR Agency: Axel Hausmann communication – contact: Axel Hausmann – Frankfurter Strasse 4 28203 Bremen phone: + 49 (0) 421 39 75 000 fax + 49 (0) 421 39 70 999 E-Mail: Internet: