Ekström ends PURE ETCR season wearing blue

It was utterly predictable that, as PURE ETCR’s inaugural title winner, Mattias Ekström would automatically end the world’s first all-electric touring car season wearing the Goodyear #FollowTheLeader jacket at Pau-Arnos E-Circuit. But what was less predictable was that CUPRA X Zengo Motorsport drivers would do so after every event in 2021. It was Mikel Azcona…

Meet the contenders: Mattias Ekström

With just days to go until PURE ETCR season finale at Pau-Arnos E-Circuit, we reach the last of the five competitors who are battling to become the first-ever title winner of an all-electric, multi-brand touring car title; Mattias Ekström. The CUPRA X Zengo Motorsport driver holds a 29-point lead over Jean-Karl Vernay with 77 points…

Meet the contenders: Rodrigo Baptista

The world’s first all-electric, multi-brand, touring car title will be won at Pau-Arnos E-Circuit next Sunday as the PURE ETCR field gathers for a spectacular five-way showdown. We sat down for a chat with each of the title contenders ahead of the finale to find out their thoughts on the season so far and on…

First blood to Farfus and Hyundai in Hungary

Augusto Farfus opened PURE ETCR Race HU with victory in a sensational Pool A Round 1 Battle against Philipp Eng and Jordi Gené. The Hyundai Motorsport N driver passed Philipp Eng on the grass between Turns Three and Four at the Hungaroring after the pair had switched places several times over the previous lap-and-a-half to…