The WTCR − FIA World Touring Automobile Cup’s twin visit to Spain for the season-closing events at MotorLand Aragón supplied an different for the WTCR’s #RaceToCare advertising and marketing campaign to befriend in the continuing battle in opposition to COVID-19.
The use of funds generated via its ‘€1 per racing kilometre’ initiative, plus necessary donations from WTCR drivers, Eurosport Events has made truly intensive financial contributions to hospitals situated shut to every circuit hosting rounds of the WTCR in 2020.
The initiative modified into instigated below the FIA’s #PurposeDriven budge, which modified into established to return to racing with a clear cause following the first wave of COVID-19 infections. When it modified into launched, Eurosport Events sought to elevate €100,000 by the stop of the season, a purpose that has been reached.
Following WTCR Rush of Spain and WTCR Rush of Aragón, a donation of €16,677 modified into made to every the Clinical institution Comarcal de Alcañiz and Instituto de Investigacion Sanitaria Aragón.
Clinical institution Comarcal de Alcañiz will use the money from WTCR #RaceToCare to set up extra affected person beds, while moreover buying an additional ventilator. Instituto de Investigacion Sanitaria Aragón will invest the donated sum into ongoing COVID-19 analysis initiatives with the blueprint of providing a higher or earlier evaluation of circumstances, or enhancing the therapies supplied to sufferers.
Identical donations had been made to hospitals shut to Circuit Zolder, Nürburgring Nordschleife, Slovakia Ring and Hungaroring, which hosted rounds of the WTCR in September and October.