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Stat Sunday: the ERC winners of 2009

Stat Sunday: the ERC winners of 2009

12/02/2017 12:00

Italy’s Giandomenico Basso claimed his second FIA European Rally Championship in 2009 following his title success three years earlier.

Basso dominated the season, taking seven wins from 11 rounds, again with co-driver Mitia Dotta in an Abarth Grande Punto S2000.

Michał Sołowow was once again a double event winner following his two victories in ’08.

The following is a list of ERC rally wins claimed by eligible drivers in 2009.

Rally 1000 Miglia: Basso/Dotta, Abarth Grande Punto S2000
Istanbul Rally: Sołowow/M Baran, Peugeot 207 S2000
Croatia Delta Rally: Donchev/Yordanov, Peugeot 207 S2000
Belgium Ypres Westhoek Rally: Basso/Dotta, Abarth Grande Punto S2000
Rally Bulgaria: Basso/Dotta, Abarth Grande Punto S2000
Rali Vinho da Madeira: Basso/Dotta, Abarth Grande Punto S2000
Barum Czech Rally Zlín: Sołowow/M Baran, Peugeot 207 S2000
Rallye Principe de Asturias: Kopecký/Starý, ŠKODA Fabia S2000
Elpa Rally: Basso/Dotta, Abarth Grande Punto S2000
Rallye d’Antibes: Basso/Dotta, Abarth Grande Punto S2000
Rallye International du Valais: Basso/Dotta, Abarth Grande Punto S2000

Castrol Ford Team Turkey completed a win double to remember on the Cyprus Rally last weekend.

Nasser Al-Attiyah is the focus of the latest ERC All Access programme, which is being broadcast on Eurosport this week.

Kajetan Kajetanowicz says he’s ready to fight for home success after closing to within 14 points of FIA European Rally Championship leader Bruno Magalhães by winning leg two of the Cyprus Rally yesterday.

The Love Cyprus Golden Stage proved a big hit with three-tenths of a second separating the fastest two drivers as round four of the FIA European Rally Championship finished in Ayia Napa yesterday.

Alexandros Tsouloftas was rewarded for his determined drive on his home round of the FIA European Rally Championship with the prestigious Colin McRae ERC Flat Out Trophy.

Ümitcan Özdemir claimed his maiden ERC3 success for Castrol Ford Team Turkey with a controlled drive ahead of fellow Fiesta R2 drivers Deniz Fahri and İsmet Toktaş on the Cyprus Rally.