Azcona seizes early momentum at Vallelunga

Mikel Azcona is the early leader of PURE ETCR Race IT following wins in each of the first two rounds of competition at Autodromo Vallelunga. The Zengo Motorsport X CUPRA driver beat stiff competition from Stefano Coletti and Tom Chilton to win his opening Battle and then went head-to-head with fellow Round 1 winner Augusto…

Hyundai names Fab Four for PURE ETCR campaign

Hyundai Motorsport has today named an all-star, four-driver line-up to contest the world’s first all-electric, multi-brand touring car series, PURE ETCR, this year. Augusto Farfus, Jean-Karl Vernay, Tom Chilton and John Filippi, who can boast 11 championship titles and more than 50 major touring car victories between them, will drive the brand-new Hyundai Veloster N…

PURE ETCR in Monaco – Innovation

“Without pioneering spirit, we’d still live in caves.” Words as true now as they were many years ago; and words that resonate heavily with PURE ETCR ahead of the debut season of this ground-breaking new racing adventure. In the fifth and final instalment of ‘PURE ETCR in Monaco’, world-renowned environmentalist and adventurer Bertrand Piccard examines…

PURE ETCR in Monaco – Concept

In the latest episode of our five-part series of films created in Monaco in collaboration with Hyundai, we examine how PURE ETCR can become a shop window for major motor manufacturers to showcase their electric vehicles to a global audience. After lapping the legendary Formula 1 street circuit, which has hosted the Principality’s grand prix…

Daytona demo for Hyundai Veloster N ETCR

The Hyundai Veloster N ETCR that will contest the inaugural PURE ETCR season this year will make its first appearance in the USA at next weekend’s 24 Hours of Daytona. Hyundai Motorsport’s Test and Development Driver Augusto Farfus will perform a demonstration run on Daytona International Speedway’s sportscar course, featuring the legendary 31-degree banking on…