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Fifth is fine for ERC regular Botka

Fifth is fine for ERC regular Botka

14/11/2017 12:00

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

The former winner of the FIA European Rally Championship ERC2 crown won the Croatia Rally in late September before claiming fifth place on the Mecsek Rallye in his native Hungary.

In Austria on Saturday, Botka and Mark Mesterházi finished fifth again in their ŠKODA Fabia R5 to complete an impressive sequence of results.

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.

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.

Aleks Zawada’s dramatic spin and win on Barum Czech Rally Zlín is the FIA European Rally Championship’s nomination for the FIA Action of the Year competition.