Round 7 of the 2021 FIA European Historical Rally Championship will more than seemingly be held in Italy on the comely Mediterranean island of Elba. The 33rd Rally Elba Storico will more than seemingly be held over two days on the 24/25 September and has attracted a good entry of 62 automobiles, of which 22 are eligible to attain championship facets.
BMW, Ford, Lancia and Porsche in Class 4
There are six EHRC entries in Class 4 from Austria, Italy, and Norway.
Reigning Class 4 Champions ‘Lucky’ and Fabrizia Pons will more than seemingly be making their 2nd appearance within the 2021 EHRC after their DNF in Sanremo of their Lancia Delta Integrale.
Sanremo and Mecsek winners Lucio Da Zanche and Daniele De Luis will more than seemingly be competing within the Porsche Carrera 911 SC.
With championship chief Daniel Alonso no longer competing in Elba, the main EHRC entry is the 2nd positioned Ford Sierra Cosworth 4×4 of Alfons Nothdurfter and Juergen Nolte, the Austrian-German crew for the time being on 62 facets, thirty facets within the support of Alonso.
2018 Class 4 Champions Valter Jensen and Erik Pedersen will more than seemingly be making their first appearance of the 2021 season of their BMW M3, whereas Edoardo Volante and Jeanne Francoise Revenu will more than seemingly be making their 2nd within the Lancia Rally 037. The closing Class 4 EHRC entry is the BMW M3 of Italian crew Gabriele Noberasco and Giacomo Ciucci.
Audi, Chrysler, Porsche, Volvo and VW in Class 3
The EHRC entry for Class 3 in Elba will encompass seven automobiles, with the Audi quattro of 5-time winners ‘Zippo’ the tip entry. The Italian is joined by Nicola Enviornment in Elba, who is replacing Denis Piceno for the 2nd Italian round of the championship.
2019 Class 3 Champions Karl Wagner and Gerda Zauner will more than seemingly be taking a gaze to find their first steal of the 2021 season within the Porsche 911 SC.
The Volvo 244 of Siegfried and Renate Mayr is for the time being 2nd within the championship standings and the Germans will more than seemingly be taking a gaze for more facets to preserve their space in Elba.
After their first day out of their Chrysler Sunbeam Ti in Asturias, British crew Tim and Steve Jones will more than seemingly be taking a gaze for but every other point scoring produce of their 2nd.
Two Golf 16S will more than seemingly be competing on the Rally Elba Storico, with Georg Reitsperger and Lana Sutlovic hoping for better success than they’d within the Czech Republic, Hungary and on the physique of workers’s home tournament in Austria. The 2nd VW will more than seemingly be raced by Marco Manetti and Giuseppe Bonanno.
The seventh Class 3 entry is by Austrian’s Michael and Elisabeth Putz, who’re competing in a Porsche 911 SC.
Alfa Romeo, BMW, Ford and Opel in Class 2
Class 2 has moreover received seven EHRC entries for the Rally Elba Storico, with the tip four championship contenders making the time out to Italy.
Rounds 5 and 6 category winners Ernie and Karen Graham (86pts) support an 11-point lead within the title speed of their Ford Escort RS1800.
Rallye Weiz winners Paolo Pasutti and Giovanni Battista Campeis are for the time being on 75 facets within the Porsche 911 Carrera RS after a fight support force to 2nd in Asturias.
After missing the occasions in Finland and Spain, Laszlo and Edit Mekler re-be a part of the EHRC title speed of their distinctive Alfa Romeo GTAM 1750 and are for the time being third within the standings on 57 facets.
Mecsek Rally Class 2 winners Vojtech Stajf and Vladimir Zelinka are lying in 4th space on 38 facets within the yellow Opel Kadett C-GTE.
James Potter will more than seemingly be joined by fellow Brit Greg McCormackin the Flexyfly Rally Team speed Ford Escort MK1, with Richard and Lucie Ronay moreover running a Ford Escort, this one an RS1800.
Italians Pietro Corredig and Sonia Borghese complete the EHRC Class 2 entry with their BMW 2002 Ti.
BMW and Porsche Tear Head-To-Head in Class 1
Class 1 championship leaders Antonio Parisi and Giuseppe D’Angelo will all over as soon as more compete of their Porsche 911S and face down the opposition equipped by their Italian compatriots Carlo Fiorito and Marina Bertonasco within the BMW 2002 Ti.
The 33rd Rally Elba Storico will start up on Thursday 23rd September, with the action starting up on Friday 24th and concluding on Saturday 25th September.
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