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 marks 51st Earth Day

PURE ETCR is supporting the 51st annual Earth Day today with a set of activities throughout the day and beyond. A partnership was recently established between PURE ETCR, the world’s first all-electric, multi-brand touring car championship, and EARTHDAY.ORG, which seeks to diversify, educate and activate the environmental movement globally. More than one billion people in…

Hungaroring added to 2021 PURE ETCR calendar

The stars of PURE ETCR, the world’s first all-electric, multi-brand touring car series, will battle for glory at the Hungaroring this summer as part of a new event added to the inaugural calendar. PURE ETCR will join forces with the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup on August 21-22 to create a thrilling double-header…

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 – Environment

“In 20 years every car will be electric, but right now we can feel like pioneers by driving electric.” That was the opinion of Bertrand Piccard, one of the world’s leading environmentalists, after he climbed behind the wheel of the Hyundai Veloster N ETCR and lapped one of the world’s greatest street circuits. In Episode…

Spotlight on…Inje Speedium

Inje Speedium, part the larger Inje Auto Theme Park, has the honour of hosting the final round of PURE ETCR’s inaugural season and so is certain to be where the champion receives their silverware as the year’s star performer. Designed by Alan Wilson, the man behind Ningbo International Circuit, Barber Motorsports Park and many other…