2022 FIA ETCR Recap: Sustainability Actions: Carbon Footprint measurement & reduction

Discovery Sports Events, the FIA ETCR promoter, supports the vision outlined in the United Nations Sports for Climate Action Framework to reach net zero emissions no later than 2050. Accompanied by third party experts, the FIA ETCR promoter commits to setting a target of 50% emission reduction by 2030 and a net-zero emissions target by […]

FIA ETCR caught on the net with Safety Nets

The FIA ETCR eTouring Car World Cup can be seen in the latest content from the FIA which focuses on Safety Nets, which are designed to provide lateral restraint to the driver’s head and upper body during lateral and frontally-angled impacts in touring cars, GT racing and rallycross. Check out the posts on the following […]

2022 FIA ETCR Recap: Sustainability Actions: FIA Environmental Accreditation

Discovery Sports Events through FIA ETCR is proud to be the third promoter after Formula E and Formula One to be FIA Three Stars accredited. The FIA Environmental Accreditation Programme is aimed at helping motor sport and mobility stakeholders worldwide to measure and enhance their environmental performance. By introducing clear and consistent environmental management into […]

2022 FIA ETCR Recap: Mikel Azcona

Twice a winner en-route to third overall in the 2021 PURE ETCR standings, Azcona’s arrival at Hyundai Motorsport came with high expectations of a title challenge in the inaugural FIA ETCR eTouring Car World Cup. Azcona was only driver to switch manufacturers after ending his long association with the SEAT/CUPRA brand in favour of a […]

2022 FIA ETCR Recap: Bruno Spengler

Certainly one of the more intriguing newcomers to burst from the starting gates this season, Bruno Spengler marked his return to saloon car racing by making his FIA ETCR eTouring Car World Cup with Romeo Ferraris. While pressure might have come with a profile as lofty as his, Spengler quickly adapted to the rigours of […]

2022 FIA ETCR Recap: Sustainability Actions: Environmental Management System

FIA ETCR’s key aim is to show that electric cars can be a key vehicle to accelerate the push towards electrification in the automotive industry. FIA ETCR is an on-track pioneer but must show global responsibility as well in all of our processes in order to conduct more sustainable motorsport. From its predecessor PURE ETCR […]

2022 FIA ETCR Recap: Norbert Michelisz

One of three new faces in the Hyundai Motorsport N ETCR line-up, but one of only two to be making their electric touring car debut outright, Norbert Michelisz – so used to the bustle of large WTCR grids and punishing distances – was always likely to find the short, sharp and spectacular sprints of ETCR […]