Zsolt Dávid Szabó’s impressive performances in the FIA European Touring Car Cup have been rewarded with a step up to the FIA World Touring Car Championship with Zengő Motorsport for WTCC Race of Argentina later this month.
José Rodrigues described the FIA European Touring Car Cup as a “great championship” after his one-off appearance in the series at his home event, ETCC Race of Vila Real.
Andreas Pfister left Portugal for his native Germany with more FIA European Touring Car Cup points in the bag following an encouraging performance in Vila Real last weekend.
Plamen Kralev said his maiden FIA European Touring Car Cup podium not only made up for a difficult weekend in Portugal but also a difficult start to his 2017 campaign.
Igor Stefanovski continued his strong run of form in the FIA European Touring Car Cup with a double podium at Vila Real in Portugal, moving to within two points of second-placed Christjohannes Schreiber in the process.
Fábio Mota started his home rounds of the FIA European Touring Car Cup with high hopes but left Vila Real on Sunday frustrated after bad luck struck in both races on the challenging street track.