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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.

It’s 25 days until the Azores Airlines Rallye opens the 2018 FIA European Rally Championship on 22 March. Here’s an update of what’s in store on the all-gravel spectacular in the mid-Atlantic Ocean.

Aloísio Monteiro will drive a ŠKODA Fabia R5 in the upcoming FIA European Rally Championship – and ERC ace Bruno Magalhães has been showing him the ropes.

Armindo Araújo, who will contest next month’s FIA European Rally Championship season-opening Azores Airlines Rallye, claimed a top-five finish on his return to competition following a lengthy absence.

Catie Munnings is targeting yet more progress when she embarks on her second FIA ERC Junior Under 27 Championship campaign in 2018.

Jari Huttunen impressed on his first outing in this season’s FIA World Rally Championship, taking two class stage wins and finishing sixth in his division on Rally Sweden last weekend.

Ricardo Moura has laid down the gauntlet to the FIA European Rally Championship title contenders by winning round one of the Portuguese national series yesterday (Sunday).