Not much was heard about ESmotorsport team recent year as they remain silent. Previously known as European championship competitor in Super 1600 class racing driver Ernestas Staponkus and his team ESmotorsport revealed ambitious plans for this season.
The technical specification and the race livery is not been revealed yet as the car is still not finished yet.
The team is building the new Skoda Fabia RX car. Ernestas Staponkus partnered Thierry Viardot from Viason Sport and Ken Skidmore from Autotek to help in constructing a car and taking care of it during the championship. Right now the car is being built in the team workshop and the first tests are scheduled for May.
“We are in talks with few very well-known drivers who could race in World Rallycross championship our car but we are not able to disclose the names yet. The only thing I can say that they will be new for this category,” said Ernestas Staponkus.
He himself is not planning to race the car at least for the moment.
The team is planning to have a huge test program before the first appearance in the championship as the plan is to be competitive from the very beginning.