After months of waiting, the FIA European Truck Racing Championship season will at closing gain underway on the Autodrom Most within the Czech Republic from August 29-30, with 16 tubby-season entries and one bustle-by-bustle entrant lining up on the grid.
With fans allowed on the occasion, the crew will for sure be cheering on native hero Adam Lacko. The BUGGYRA Zero Mileage Racing driver will most likely be having a assume to gain on the high step in his dwelling bustle, having scored a 2nd and a third position in closing twelve months’s occasion.
The Czech team scared the field of truck racing by asserting a extra special new pairing to bustle alongside Lacko within the 2020 FIA ETRC: Frenchman Téo Calvet and Czech female racer Aliyyah Koloc.
Calvet is positively one in all the future stars of truck racing. The teen, who clocked up the miles within the French series, made his debut within the FIA ETRC on the Nürburgring in 2018 with Lion Truck Racing
One look was once adequate for the younger Frenchman to create ancient past, as he recorded a podium attain with third position within the Promoter’s Cup making him the youngest driver ever to face on an FIA ETRC podium.
The youngest ever FIA ETRC entrant at valid 16 years of age, Aliyyah Koloc has already pushed in circuit racing, sampled Dakar vehicles and examined with diversified categories, guided by truck racing legend David Vršecký within Buggyra Academy. She also gained her first truck racing journey when attempting out the Buggyra Zero Mileage Racing Freightliners at Most.
In Calvet and Koloc, the Czech racing outfit has offered the youngest ever pairing to amass part within the FIA ETRC within the similar team.
Six-time title-winner Jochen Hahn will agree with his all new IVECO S-WAY to the track in a give away to valid title number seven this season. The circuit at Most ample the German successfully closing twelve months, when he claimed pole on Saturday and Sunday and a agree with in bustle 1.
Steffi Halm and Employees Schwabentruck will too bustle a trace-new IVECO S-WAY in this twelve months’s championship.
One other typical on the high step and one to assume for the outlet bustle in Most is René Reinert, who won races in 2018 and 2019.
Sascha Lenz has revamped his yellow #30 racing truck, and could presumably also merely be sporting a trace-new intellectual-inexperienced livery this twelve months.
The largest change this season comes for Norbert Kiss and his all new Révész Truck Racing Employees. The Hungarian two-time FIA ETRC title-winner, who returns to his championship-a success MAN truck, is confident he can battle for podiums this season.
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British driver Jamie Anderson will most likely be having a assume for glory within the Promoter’s Cup, after ending runner up in 2019 with a extra special 12 category wins to his title.
Luis Recuenco, in his assume-catching inexperienced and white MAN, accomplished third closing season after taking four victories; two in Misano and one each and every at Slovakiaring and Le Mans.
The Spaniard had an supreme 2nd season within the FIA ETRC and was once valid within the title mix till the previous round at Le Mans.
German tankpool24 racer Steffen Faas will also be ready to peril for victories within the Promoter’s Cup this twelve months after taking five victories in 2018 and ending 2nd overall.