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Kajetanowicz: I’m on track for ERC title

Kajetanowicz: I’m on track for ERC title

16/05/2017 12:00

Kajetan Kajetanowicz says his Rally Islas Canarias podium has put him on track to fight for a record-breaking third consecutive FIA European Rally Championship title.

The LOTOS Rally Team ace finished second to Alexey Lukyanuk on the island event and now lies third in the standings, 28 behind early leader Bruno Magalhães, ahead of the next event in Greece, the SEAJETS Acropolis Rally from 2-4 June.

“I was very pleased with my driving [on Rally Islas Canarias],” said Kajetanowicz, from Poland. “For sure there is still room for improvement but we are on the right track in our fight for another championship title.”

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.