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Class of 2015 assemble for ETCC finale

Class of 2015 assemble for ETCC finale

10/10/2015 16:21

With the action-packed 2015 FIA European Touring Car Cup season drawing to a close in Sicily this weekend, the 19 drivers in action at Autodromo Pergusa assembled for a group photograph to mark the occasion.

Pictured in a clockwise direction are Erwin Lukas, Florian Hildner, Niklas Mackschin, Michal Matĕjovský, Daniel Conrad, Galip Atar, Aytaç Biter, Mato Homola, Petr Fulín, Ronny Jost, Andreas Pfister, Dušan Borković, Franz Engstler, Davit Kajaia, Ümit Ülkü, Peter Rikli, Ibrahim Okyay, Ulrike Krafft and Gilles Bruckner.

Both 11-lap races that make up the double-points finale in Sicily will be shown live on Eurosport at 11h00 and 13h00 CET tomorrow (Sunday).

Christjohannes Schreiber will start ETCC Race of Vila Real defending a slender one-point lead in the battle to be crowned FIA European Touring Car Cup champion for 2017.

ETCC Race of Vila Real is set for a live television extravaganza with TVI showing both races as they happen on several digital platforms including TVI Player, TVI24.iol.pt and Facebook.com/tvi24.

Top Portuguese driver Fábio Mota will be hoping to make a big impact on the streets of Vila Real this weekend as he looks to build on his FIA European Touring Car Cup podium double last time out in Germany. This is what the LEIN Racing SEAT driver had to say ahead of his home race.

Top Portuguese driver Fábio Mota will be hoping to make a big impact on the streets of Vila Real this weekend as he looks to build on his FIA European Touring Car Cup podium double last time out in Germany. This is what the LEIN Racing SEAT driver had to say ahead of his home race.

Fábio Mota and FIA European Touring Car Cup rookie José Rodrigues will be aiming for home success when the ETCC heads to Vila Real from 24-25 June. And with Christjohannes Schreiber and Petr Fulín one point apart in the battle for title success, an action-packed weekend is in store on the streets of northern Portugal.

José Rodrigues will make his FIA European Touring Car Cup debut at ETCC Race of Vila Real next week in a Target Competition Honda Civic.

ETCC winner lands WTCC chance

15/06/2017 12:00 - 2017

Manuel Fernandes will go from FIA European Touring Car Cup winner to WTCC rookie when he contests his home round of the World Touring Car Championship in Vila Real, Portugal next week (23-25 June).