May 08 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Another podium finish for Mārtiņš Sesks in the Opel ADAM R2
Rally Islas Canarias 2018 - Sesks - Opel ADAM R2

At Rally Islas Canarias the Latvian wins the silver medal, taking the second position in the general standings of the Rally Junior European Championship. The ADAC Opel Rallye Junior Team claimed a spot on the podium in the second round of the European Junior Rally Championship (FIA ERC Junior) 2018. After finishing third in the Azores, 18-year-old Latvian Mārtiņš Sesks on ADAM R2clinched the second position of the Rally Islas Canarias, taking the second place overall in the FIA ERC …

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Feb 09 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Opel aiming for hat-trick with three works ADAM R2 cars in ERC Junior

Chris Ingram, Jari Huttunen and Tamara Molinaro up against Europe’s top talents With a strong trio, the Opel Rallye Junior Team is aiming for a hat-trick in the 2017 season – the third consecutive title victory in the FIA ERC Junior. Following in the footsteps of ERC Junior champions Emil Bergkvist (2015) and Marijan Griebel (2016), three young rally talents with different motorsport backgrounds and their works Opel ADAM R2 are taking on the continent’s best young rally drivers this …

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Oct 13 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Other rally European titles for Opel
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In addition to Junior European Championship won by Marijan Griebel, Opel Motorsport gained two more European crowns thanks to Chris Ingram Chris Ingram’s disappointment at losing the Junior European Rally Championship (FIA ERC Junior) – which was won by his teammate Marijan Griebel – did not last very long. After the emotions had decayed a bit, the young Briton realized that he had a great season in the ADAM R2 of the Opel Rallye Junior Team. “This season with Opel …

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Sep 15 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Title showdown for the ADAC Opel Rally Junior Team
Chris Ingram Opel Adam R2

The Rallye Liepāja will crown the new European Junior Champion, with ADAM R2 drivers Chris Ingram and Marijan Griebel to compete for victory Rallye Liepāja  will be the venue for the big showdown of the European Rally Junior Championship. From 16 to 18 September the Latvian port city will host the crucial event of the FIA ERC Junior. Two drivers can still be champion, both on a factory Opel ADAM R2: Chris Ingram and Marijan Griebel. The Briton is currently …

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Jul 14 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Opel Rally Team looks for another victory in Estonia
Rally Estonia

Junior drivers Griebel, Tannert and Ingram want to step again on the podium after the fantastic result at Ypres Rally. The auto24 Rally Estonia from 15 to 17 July opens the second half of the European Rally Junior Championship (FIA ERC Junior). After the two podiums and the Opel triple victory at the recent asphalt classic Ypres Rally in Belgium, the ADAC Opel Rally Junior Team travels to the Baltic with the role of the main favourite. The Opel ADAM …

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Jun 28 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Historic success for Opel in Ypres
Podium Ypres Rally 2016

First victory for Opel driver Marijan Griebel in the Junior European Rally Championship. Griebel teammate Chris Ingram and Julius Tannert ended  second and third respectively. Opel celebrated an historic success in Kenotek Ypres Rally, third round of the FIA ERC Junior 2016. On the treacherous asphalt slopes around Ypres in West Flanders, the speedy Opel ADAMs R2 show their qualities in a field of 35 R2 vehicles, including 13 in the Junior category. At the end of the event the …

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Jun 01 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The ADAM R2 ready to conquer the Azores
Azores Airlines Rallye

The ADAC Opel Rally Junior Team aims for a top result at the Azores Airlines Rallye With the upcoming Azores Airlines Rallye from 2 to 4 June, a highlight of the season for the ADAC Opel Rally Junior Team drivers has come. The gravel event on the Portuguese archipelago in the North Atlantic is considered one of the most beautiful and exciting rallies in the international calendar,  considering the geographical location and the wonderful surrounding vegetation. The special stages speak …

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May 05 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Greece to host the third FIA ERC round
SEAJETS Acropolis Rally

The SEAJETS Acropolis Rally is the first 2016 event on gravel surface FIA European Rally Championship arrives in the Land of Gods. From 6 to 8 May in Central Greece, around the city of Lamia, the best European Rally drivers will battle in the SEAJETS Acropolis Rally, first seasonal race on gravel after the two tarmac rallies held in Gran Canaria and Northern Ireland. Last year’s winner and defending ERC champion Kajetan Kajetanowicz on Ford Fiesta R5 will try to …

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Apr 07 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The Circuit of Ireland opens the FIA ERC Junior
Griebel Circuit of Ireland

The Opel Adam R2’s of the ADAC Junior rally team chase the second title in a row on the country asphalt roads around Belfast. The FIA European Rally Championship heads to Northern Ireland for the second seasonal round, the classic Circuit of Ireland, from 7 to 9 April. The event, which also marks the start of the ERC Junior Championship, is one of the oldest rallies in the world as it has come to its 85th edition. The race is …

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