Mon 25 Dec 2023

ERC Holiday Special part 2

The ERC’s festive top 10 concludes today with the remaining five drivers from FIA European Rally Championship history with names linked to the holiday period.

5: NOEL O’Sullivan
Prior to taking ERC3 by storm, Jon Armstrong tackled three Junior ERC events in 2015 with Noel O’Sullivan his co-driver (above).  


4: EVE Wallenwein
Although co-driver Eve Wallenwein never competed in the ERC, her grandfather, father and two brothers, Mark and Sandro, all took part on rounds of the championship.



3: RUDOLF Stohl
Manfred Stohl’s father Rudolf (above) made 21 ERC appearances and claimed a solitary victory in his native Austria in 1987.  


2: Kristóf KLAUSZ
Kristóf Klausz was a teenager when he tackled his first ERC event in 2013. Competing under the Klaus Motorsport banner, Klausz was a Junior ERC regular up until 2019.  


1: JESÚS Puras
As well as success in the World Rally Championship, Jesús Puras (below) won 11 times at ERC level, his last victory coming on Rally Islas Canarias in 2002.

Latvia
Starts: Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 4:31:00 AM
Italy
Starts: Friday, July 26, 2024 at 7:00:00 AM
Hungary
Starts: Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 6:00:00 AM