Aug 21 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The Opel Adams were protagonists at the Rally Germany
ADAC Rallye Germany

At the race valid for the World Rally Championship, Swede Elias Lundberg celebrated his third seasonal victory in the ADAC Opel Rallye Cup. Elias Lundberg clinched the victory of the ADAC Rallye Deutschland, the German round of the FIA World Rally Championship. After the fourth place in the first race, the Swede gained an important victory in the second one under the eyes of the rally world elite and a total of 226,000 enthusiastic spectators, strengthening his leadership in the …

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May 02 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The Octavia Cup 2018 started in Most
Tomas Pekar - Skoda Octavia Cup - Most

The first round of the branded trophy – officially supplied by EVO Corse – saw the double victory of  Tomáš Pekař. Last weekend the Octavia Cup was back in action after one year off: the circuit series started the 2018 season in Most, Czech Republic, featuring 15 Skoda Octavias with SanremoCorse 9×18” wheels. The victory went to Tomáš Pekař, who ranked first both on Saturday and on Sunday winning the duel with Michal Matejovsky and recording the best lap. In …

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Apr 16 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Great show at the Rallye Sanremo in the Renault Trophies
Canzian - Clio R3T - Rallye Sanremo 2018

In the second round of the Italian Championship. Canzian wins among the Clio R3T, while Paris dominates the Twingo R1 competition.  The 65th Rallye Sanremo, second round of the Italian Rally Championship, was a very emotional race. The event, valid for the Renault Trophies – officially supplied by EVO Corse, was won by Riccardo Canzian and Alberto Paris, in the sections dedicated to Clio R3T and Twingo R1 respectively. In the Clio R3T Trophy, young Canzian took control of the …

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Oct 05 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The Opel Rallye Junior Team to chase the European Championship
Jari Huttunen on Opel Adam with EVO Corse wheels

At Rallye Liepāja, Chris Ingram and Jari Huttunen have high chances to win the FIA ERC U27 Junior Title. The FIA ERC Junior U27 comes to a crucial point. Four riders have the chance to secure the Championship title at Rally Liepāja, from 6 to 8 October, around the Latvian seaport city of Liepāja. This year, two Opel factory drivers will try to follow the footsteps of Emil Bergkvist (winner in 2015) and Marijan Griebel (2016): Briton Chris Ingram and …

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Jun 22 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The ADAC Opel Rallye Cup comes to halfway mark
Kristensson Sachsen

At Rallye Stemweder Berg Cup leader Tom Kristensson has to defend the top position from his pursuers. With the comeback of Jacob Lund Madsen at the ADAC Rallye Stemweder Berg on 23 and 24 June the title fight in the ADAC Opel Rallye Cup 2017 regains a protagonist. After the opening victory at the ADAC Hessen Rallye Vogelsberg in April, the 22-year-old Dane had to miss the following two cup races due to injuries. After a successful convalescence and the …

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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 20 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The Rallye International du Valais to close the TER Series
Rally Du Valais Yellow Peugeot

77 crews will run the spectacular race on the mountain landscapes of  Swiss Alps. The 57th Rallye International du Valais will take place this weekend in the Valais Canton, in Southeastern Switzerland. The race – which until last year was part of the FIA ERC schedule – goes back to its roots by integrating the Tour European Rally, a series of four events that aims to merge the assets of some outstanding rally events in Europe and create a “Championship” …

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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 29 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The return of Gigi Galli

The Italian former WRC driver comes back to races this weekend at the Latvian WRX round on his Kia Rio Supercar Gigi Galli is back! The Italian famous driver has confirmed he will compete at the tenth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship this weekend at Riga in Latvia, driving his Kia Rio Supercar, following a productive test at Catalunya Circuit, in Barcelona last week. The former WRC podium finisher raced the car for the first time at the …

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Sep 22 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Poulter and Coetzee seal the South African Championship
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The duo of the Toyota Gazoo Racing Team finish the Toyota Cape Dealer Rally in second place, behind teammates De Villiers and Swan. The 2016 South African National Rally Championship title fight is over. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA wrapped things up on their home rally, the Toyota Cape Dealer Rally, last weekend. Leeroy Poulter and Elvéne Coetzee finished in second place, gaining enough points to secure the championship with one round to go. At the same time, teammates Giniel de …

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