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Papp’s back for Érdi Jr in the ERC

Papp’s back for Érdi Jr in the ERC

11/02/2018 12:00

György Papp will continue to co-drive Tibor Érdi Jr in the FIA European Rally Championship, his team has confirmed.

Érdi Jr revealed last month that he plans to defend the ERC2 title he won alongside Papp in 2017.

An Érdi Rallye Team spokesperson has now confirmed the driver line-up will remain unchanged during the upcoming ERC season when the Hungarians are expected to tackle five rounds of the all-action series in their Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X.

Papp is pictured left with Érdi Jr on last September’s Rally di Roma Capitale, where they scored a crucial ERC2 class win.

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).