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ERC Junior U27 champion Ingram: Colin McRae was an absolute hero

ERC Junior U27 champion Ingram: Colin McRae was an absolute hero

08/10/2017 23:00

Chris Ingram, the recently crowned FIA ERC Junior Under 27 champion, celebrated winning the Colin McRae ERC Flat Out Trophy on Rally Liepāja by declaring his admiration for the legendary Scot.

Brit Ingram was rewarded for his determination to win the ERC Junior crown after four seasons of trying.

“He’s an absolute hero,” said the Opel Rallye Junior Team driver. “I grew up watching him and this is the third time I’ve won the Colin McRae ERC Flat Out Trophy.”

Jean-Baptiste Ley, the ERC Co-ordinator, is pictured with Ingram (right).

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.

ERC features in new book

12/12/2017 06:00 - 2017

A new book from McKlein, the respected photographic and publishing empire specialising in rallying, features a section on the FIA European Rally Championship.

FIA European Rally Championship ace Alexey Lukyanuk will get a new car and new co-driver for his latest rallying adventure.

Kajetan Kajetanowicz could become only the third motorsport star to win newspaper Przegląd Sportowy’s prestigious Polish Sportsman of the Year award after he was nominated for the first time.