ESmotorsport-BRGroup team offers the driver up to half million euros for the TOP 3 result in the next years WRX championship.
The owner of ESmotorsport-BRGroup team Mr. Ernestas Staponkus is ex Rallycross driver and knows very well the specific of this sport. “You must have a bit of healthy aggression I would say if you want to win. If you are not brave enough, it’s not going to work. I believe that every drivers aim is fighting for the victory. But this bonus will help to increase motivation even more. It’s a win-win situation” he states.
“We are sure that we have a car capable to achieve the TOP 3 result. That was proved during our tests in Riga, in September. With the very fresh car we achieved very promising lap times” says ESmotorsport-BRGroup manager Mr. Ramunas Fetingis.
ESmotorsport-BRGroup technical director Sebastien Lesonneur was working for 5 years in Hyundai Motorsport and recent year spent in EKS team as a performance engineer before stepping to ESmotorsport-BRGroup team. He is sure that their newly built Skoda Fabia WRX has a proper speed to compete with the fastest WRX cars.
Kevin Abbring was hired as a team racing driver and is responsible for the car development. Kevin said: “That is very a very fast car. I am enjoying it driving every kilometer. This is not only the job, it is big part of fun.”
The World Rallycross Championship 2019 starts in Abu Dhabi April 5-6.