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…

PURE ETCR secures major coverage in South Africa with SuperSport

PURE ETCR, the world’s first all-electric, multi-brand touring car championship, is delighted to announce a major new partnership with South Africa’s premier sports broadcaster, SuperSport. Established in 1987 and spreading its broadcast wings into neighbouring countries eight years later, SuperSport can now boast over 20 million subscribers in Sub-Saharan Africa, all enjoying a mix of…

Vernay: Double-duty could be key to title success

Hyundai Motorsport’s Jean-Karl Vernay believes that running dual-programmes in PURE ETCR and the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup this year could be a blessing in disguise as he targets title success. The Frenchman was recently confirmed as one of four drivers of the Hyundai Veloster N ETCR in the world’s first all-electric, multi-brand…

Michela Cerruti drives Giulia ETCR at Vallelunga

Michela Cerruti became the latest driver to get behind the wheel of the Alfa Romeo Giulia ETCR by Romeo Ferraris when she made her test debut in the car at Vallelunga last Friday. The 34-year-old Italian is the team’s Operations Manager, but has a racing CV that includes victories in Auto GP, Superstars and Italian…