INTERPIPE delivers the Minsk Automobile Plant, Seamless and welded pipes used for the production of buses and trucks, including — rally. During the visit, the legendary party rally "Dakar" visit the pipe of the company — Interpipe NTRP, Interpipe Niko Tube, Interpipe NMPP, which produce tubular products for MAZ.
"MAZ — one of our key partners in the engineering business. We not only supply pipe products for MAZ, but also support the sports team of the plant. So, we were partners MAZ twice in rally-raid "Silk Road", and in 2012 acted as partners "Dakar". — Says Andrey Bibik, director of sales engineering business INTERPIPE — We are very pleased that our partners are taking the time to visit the factories of the company. Now the employees of our companies will be able to clearly see where the use of the results of their labor. "
The car sports team "MAZ-SPORTavto" was created based on a commercial chassis MAZ-5309 and weighs more than 10 tons. The heart of the car — the engine of the Minsk motor plant with capacity of 800 horsepower, which is a working volume of 17 liters. Reinforced braking system is designed to provide a high level of security. In addition, developers should consider the four-wheel drive and a central tire inflation. The car has a top speed of 160 km / h. MAZ board decorated with stylized bison — a symbol of Belarus and Minsk Automobile Plant. Machine at the same time inherent power, speed, agility and endurance.
Interpipe support team "MAZ-SPORTavto" since 2010, when the sports car was assembled. That same year, MAZ was fighting checking all stages of the transcontinental rally-raid "Silk Road. Dakar Series ". Then the crew successfully overcame all eight stages runs, total length of over 4,000 km.
In 2012 ralliyschiki took 31 seats. In 2013, the Belarusian "Bison" again raced off-road "Silk Road. Dakar Series ", which took place from 5 to 20 January of the South American continent. The total length of the route was more than 8,000 kilometers. Crew "MAZ-SPORTavto" took 21th place.