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Stefanovski working flat out to secure ETCC return

Stefanovski working flat out to secure ETCC return

01/02/2017 12:00

Igor Stefanovski is “doing everything in his power” to chase more success in the FIA European Touring Car Cup in 2017.

Stefanovski rounded out an impressive debut ETCC campaign by winning the first of two races at the season-closing ETCC Race of Imola last October.

However, the double FIA European Hillclimb champion from Macedonia is still trying to finalise the budget needed to secure his place on the ETCC grid.

“We are doing everything in our power to achieve the goal of another ETCC season,” said Stefanovski, who hopes to reveal more details about his plans during the coming weeks.

Rikli Motorsport will chase more FIA European Touring Car Cup success in 2017 with a new-look line-up. After guiding Kris Richard to ETCC Super 2000 Cup title gold last season, the Swiss squad has recruited up-and-coming talent Christjohannes Schreiber to partner team regular, ETCC stalwart and fellow Swiss Peter Rikli in its TCN2-specification Honda Civics.

Rikli Motorsport will chase more FIA European Touring Car Cup success in 2017 with a new-look line-up. After guiding Kris Richard to ETCC Super 2000 Cup title gold last season, the Swiss squad has recruited up-and-coming talent Christjohannes Schreiber to partner team regular, ETCC stalwart and fellow Swiss Peter Rikli in its TCN2-specification Honda Civics.

Jean Todt, the President of the FIA European Touring Car Cup’s governing body, the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile, and the Chairman of the Executive Board and Co-CEO of JCDecaux, Jean-Charles Decaux, were in Paris on Friday to launch the first worldwide outdoor campaign on road safety.

Entrance tickets to what is set to be one of the most popular events of the FIA European Touring Car Cup season are now on sale.

FIA European Touring Car Cup drivers will relish the opportunity to race at Monza this season according to former ETCC driver turned factory Honda WTCC star Norbert Michelisz.

History was made in the current era of the FIA European Touring Car Cup when Vila Real in Portugal hosted the series’ first street race back in June 2016.

There will be entertainment on and off the track when the 2017 FIA European Touring Car Cup season concludes at Autodrom Most in October.