Azcona keeps CUPRA on top in second practice

Mikel Azcona topped the second PURE ETCR RACE IT practice session at Vallelunga to continue Zengo Motorsport X CUPRA’s impressive start to the world’s first all-electric multi-brand touring car series. The Spanish star hit the top spot midway through the session with a time of 1m20.685s. It was the fastest time of the day, 0.408s…

PURE ETCR’s world debut set to electrify Vallelunga

A new era of motorsport gets underway this weekend (June 18-20) as the world’s first all-electric multi-brand touring car series, PURE ETCR stages its inaugural event. The Autodromo Vallelunga Piero Taruffi is the venue, with some of the world’s finest touring car drivers piloting the most powerful touring cars ever built and evoking the spirit…

PURE ETCR 2021 line-up revealed: Who will be crowned?

Twelve top-class drivers will battle for the inaugural PURE ETCR title following the announcement of the brand-new series’ full-season entry list today. The entry includes one new addition as Hungarian Dániel Nagy completes the line-up at Zengo Motorsport X CUPRA; to race one of the team’s CUPRA e-Racers, starting at Autodromo Vallelunga, Italy, this weekend.…

DHL named PURE ETCR logistics partner

PURE ETCR, the world’s first all-electric, multi-brand touring car series, is delighted to announce DHL Global Forwarding, the international freight specialist division of Deutsche Post DHL Group, as the series’ logistics partner for its inaugural season in 2021. This exciting announcement strengthens the series’ portfolio of globally recognised partners and adds momentum to Discovery Inc’s…

Oli Webb joins Romeo Ferraris for PURE ETCR season

Romeo Ferraris have signed sportscar star Oli Webb as the fourth member of their PURE ETCR line-up for the 2021 season. The 30-year-old Briton will race the Alfa Romeo Giulia ETCR by Romeo Ferraris in the world’s first all-electric, multi-brand touring car series, which begins at the team’s home circuit of Vallelunga on June 18-20.…

PURE ETCR promoter awarded the FIA’s Three Star Environmental Accreditation

PURE ETCR promoter Eurosport Events is delighted to announce that it has been issued with the FIA’s Three Star Environmental Accreditation following a rigorous auditing process in line with the motorsport world governing body’s Environmental Certification Framework. The FIA Environmental Accreditation Programme aims to help motorsport and mobility stakeholders worldwide measure and enhance their environmental performance…

Gené itching to get back into ‘race mode’

CUPRA Racing’s Jordi Gené says he cannot wait to rediscover the thrill of competition when he returns to racing in PURE ETCR this year. The touring car veteran is one of three drivers already confirmed to pilot the CUPRA e-Racer in the world’s first all-electric touring car series and will be joined by Mattias Ekström…