Motorsport is in Michelin's DNA, and allows the brand to be at the cutting edge of innovation by securing technology transferts from track to road. Committed to a large range of disciplines, Michelin has always considered motorsport as a true laboratory in order to test and show the superiority of its products. After a successful comeback in rallying in 2011, Michelin is proud to partner the ERC this year.
Pirelli Pirelli’s record of motorsport success officially started in 1907 with the Peking to Paris road race. Since then, the company has earned hundreds of victories on circuits and special stages, exploiting the experience gained in competition for innovation in its commercial products. Pirelli has racked up 180 WRC event wins and 25 titles and becomes an official ERC tyre supplier for 2014.
The Japanese premium tyre manufacturer has developed a strong reputation in rallying over recent years, supplying a versatile range of asphalt and gravel covers all over the world. The brand has become synonymous with performance and durability, in order to provide the best possible quality and value to its many customers.
Three drivers from Czech Republic will be in action on the CNP Asfalistiki Cyprus Rally this week – and they will all start round nine of the FIA European Rally Championship on a high following success on their home ERC event last month.
It’s FIA European Rally Championship time this week with the CNP Asfalistiki Cyprus Rally hosting the high-speed action from 19-21 September. Here’s a reminder of what’s in store – in numbers of course.
Ekaterina Stratieva edged closer to the ERC Ladies’ Trophy title with another strong performance on Barum Czech Rally Zlín – the Bulgarian’s third top score of the season in her Napoca Rally Academy-run Citroën C2R2.