Chris Ingram has received yet more recognition following his hugely successful season in the FIA European Rally Championship.

Jarek Baran has been voted as the FIA European Rally Championship’s top co-driver of 2017 by media covering the all-action series.

He might have lost the 2017 FIA European Rally Championship to Kajetan Kajetanowicz in a final-round decider but Bruno Magalhães has come out on top of a vote by ERC media.

The battle for victory in the FIA European Rally Championship’s ERC2 division will be more intense than ever in 2018 following a change to the rules.

Three each in ERC Junior

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Drivers contesting the FIA ERC Junior Under 28 or Under 27 championships in 2018 will get an even spread of surfaces on which to prove their talent.

Alexey Lukyanuk’s impromptu alliance with Hugo Magalhães proved to be a big success when they won Rallye de Tierra de Astorga in Spain yesterday.

FIA ERC Junior Under 27 podium finisher Karel Kupec is calling on the rallying community to help his brother Radomír’s ongoing recuperation from serious injuries sustained in a rally crash earlier this year.

Jari Huttunen, who will step up to the FIA World Rally Championship WRC2 category in 2018 after finishing runner-up in the FIA ERC Junior Under 27 Championship this season, has received yet more recognition.

Citroën’s all-new C3 R5 is set to be a contender for honours in 2018 when it will be eligible for the FIA European Rally Championship.

FIA ERC Under 27 Championship frontrunner Filip Mareš was praised after an impressive showing on Rallye du Var last month.