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ERC SEAJETS Acropolis Rally countdown is go

ERC SEAJETS Acropolis Rally countdown is go

15/05/2017 12:00

The countdown to the SEAJETS Acropolis Rally, round three of the FIA European Rally Championship, is well and truly underway as ERC regulars prepare for success on this legendary event.

Based in the town of Lamia and taking place from 2-4 June, the SEAJETS Acropolis Rally counts for ERC1, ERC2, ERC3 and ERC Ladies’ Trophy points as well as the revamped FIA European Rally Championship for Teams.

The event will feature 12 stages over a competitive distance of 229.74 kilometres with the action due to begin with the Qualifying Stage from 11h23 local time on Friday 2 June.

Alexey Lukyanuk, the winner of Rally Islas Canarias earlier this month, is set to contest the SEAJETS Acropolis Rally for Russian Performance Motorsport. He’s currently second in the standings behind Bruno Magalhães.

Filip Mareš has earned the support of one of Czech Republic’s best ever rally drivers following his impressive maiden season in the FIA European Rally Championship.

Romain Dumas is swapping the stages of the FIA European Rally Championship for the 6.120-kilometre Circuito da Guia, venue of this week’s FIA GT World Cup.

Dávid Botka continued his strong end-of-season run with fifth place on Rallye Waldviertel in Austria last weekend.

Castrol Ford Team Turkey’s run of success in the FIA European Rally Championship is set to continue in 2018 when the Istanbul squad embarks on its third successive ERC campaign.

Julian Wagner had not one but three reasons to celebrate at the finish of Rallye Waldviertel on Saturday evening.

Raimund Baumschlager, who guided Marijan Griebel to the inaugural FIA ERC Junior Under 28 Championship crown this season, has extended his record-breaking tally of Austrian rally titles to 14 following his success on Rallye Waldviertel today.