CUPRA ace Gené praises e-Racer development

Jordi Gené says the latest version of the CUPRA e-Racer, which he will drive in PURE ETCR this year, is a significant improvement compared to the car with which he undertook much of the Spanish brand’s initial development work. Gené; part of CUPRA Racing’s line-up in the world’s first all-electric, multi-brand touring car championship, gave…

Hyundai and CUPRA in testing action at Vallelunga

Hyundai Motorsport and CUPRA Racing continued their pre-season testing this week at Autodromo Vallelunga Piero Taruffi. Each manufacturer, who will contest the inaugural PURE ETCR season this year, focused on set-up work to optimise both handling and performance. Jordi Gené, who gave the CUPRA e-Racer its first test in full ETCR specification at MotorLand Aragón…

PURE ETCR 2020: Europe-focused promotional calendar for world’s most powerful touring cars

PURE ETCR, the world’s first all-electric multi-manufacturer touring car championship, has sparked excitement with a revised calendar that will bring a new era of motor racing to some of Europe’s traditional motorsport heartlands. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced manufacturers and engineering companies to suspend the construction of racing cars and also created international travel restrictions…

Under the skin of CUPRA’s PURE ETCR racer

For the first time, fans can go behind-the-scenes at CUPRA Racing to see how the brand-new CUPRA e-Racer, which will compete in the inaugural PURE ETCR season in 2020, is put together. This video released by CUPRA Racing goes under the skin of the all-new fully-electric racer, which produces upto 500kW from its power unit…