Today is the day that some of the team leave the UK and head out to Vietnam. The first day of the rally is 3rd February so this gives the advance team members a couple of days to acclimatize to the heat and to be reunited with the cars after their own journeys by sea. And to iron out any last minute kinks ahead of the rest of the team’s arrival later in the week.
In fact as we hit publish on this post, the flight to Ho Chi Minh will just be taking off. Here is Neil all ready for the off!
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Here’s to us getting the first updates from Vietnam in the next day or two!