Rally Liepāja - Ventspils :: RSS http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/rss Tue, 2 Jun 2020 05:04:54 +0300 5 Rally Liepāja - Ventspils :: RSS http://2020.lvrally.com/img/main-logo.jpg 144 35 http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/rss Thu, 14 May 2020 00:00:00 +0300 Rally Liepāja postponed to August 14-16 http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/220 In response to a pandemic caused by the Covid-19 virus and the subsequent restrictions are enforced in Latvia and Europe, considering public health of our competitors, spectators, and personnel, running of Rally Liepāja, has been rescheduled to August 14-16. Latvian round of the 2020 FIA European Rally Championship was initially scheduled for May 29-31, then moved to July 10-12, but running of Rally Liepāja is now postponed to mid-August. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/220 Mon, 20 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0300 Rally Liepāja rescheduled to July 10-12 http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/219 Running of Rally Liepāja, round of the 2020 FIA European Rally Championship, has been rescheduled from May 29-31 to July 10-12. The changes are made in response to a pandemic caused by the Covid-19 virus and the subsequent restrictions and recommendations for public health are enforced in Latvia and globally. Already half of the events included in the European Championship has changed its running dates due to global events – including rallies in Portugal, Spain, and Cyprus. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/219 Tue, 14 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0300 Rally Liepāja gets postponed http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/218 Considering global pandemic caused by the Covid-19 virus, running of the 2020 Rally Liepāja, which has been planned for May 29-31, has been postponed indefinitely. Latvian round of the FIA European Rally Championship is the third event to be postponed due to global pandemic – following the events in Portugal and Spain that have been moved to September and December respectively. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/218 Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 Bruno Magalhães: „Each round of FIAERC is completely different!” http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/217 Bruno Magalhães is a recognizable name to all FIA European Rally Championship fans. The Portuguese driver has shown that he is among the fastest and most consistent drivers, finishing the championship in second place in 2017, and following that up with a third place overall in 2018. Last year, Bruno focused on the national championship, but that has not quelled his hunger for victories. This season, Magalhães will return to the ERC and compete against some of the fastest European drivers. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/217 Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 Eyvind Brynildsen: “I hope to be doing the champagne on the top of the podium!” http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/216 Eyvind Brynildsen is one of the most talented Norwegian rally drivers. His World Rally Championship debut was all the way back in 2006, when he was just 18 years old. Since then, Eyvind has improved significantly, and will look to showcase those skills in this year’s FIA European Rally Championship, including a visit to the “birthplace of wind” in Liepāja. The Norwegian spoke about the preparation process for the new season and the fast roads of Kurzeme region. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/216 Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 Dennis Rådström: “We are ready to fight for the title!” http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/215 Dennis Rådström, the talented 25 year-old Swedish rally driver, will be competing in the ERC3 Junior category of the FIA European Rally Championship this year. Some rally fans will recognize him as a competitor to Mārtiņš Sesks in the 2019 Junior WRC, where, despite his young age, Radstrom has already spent three full seasons. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/215 Mon, 9 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 Rally Liepāja tickets available with a 50% discount for the first 10 days http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/214 Beginning on Tuesday, March 10 of 2020, the FIA European Rally Championship round Rally Liepāja tickets will go on sale. For the first ten days, they will be sold at half price. Rally Liepāja tickets are available in Biļešu Serviss locations, as well as online at bilesuserviss.lv. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/214 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 Rally Liepāja – the only rally in Latvia this year http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/213 Because of the uncharacteristically warm winter months, which were the cause of cancellation for the two Latvian Rally Championship rounds, Rally Alūksne and Rally Sarma, the only national championship round taking place in Latvia will be the FIA European Rally Championship round Rally Liepāja, taking place from May 29 to 31, with the route going from Talsi to Liepāja. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/213 Tue, 14 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 LAF names Rally Liepāja the Best rally of 2019 http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/212 On Saturday, January 11, 2020, Latvian Automobile Federation hosted the 2019 Gala, celebrating the champions, achievements, and life-time contribution. Among them all, the best rally of the 2019 was announced – with award being presented to Rally Liepāja. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/212 Fri, 20 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 Abarth Rally Cup offers six ERC events in 2020 plus €210,000 prize fund http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/211 One-make series for Abarth 124 rally returns in 2020 with six rounds contested alongside the 2020 FIA European Rally Championship. The series will see round-by-round prize fund of €30,000 plus €30,000 for end-of-season winner. Featuring four events on asphalt and two on gravel the Abarth Rally Cup will challenge drivers and their teams. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/211 Wed, 6 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 Rally Liepāja secures funding, will run on May 29-31 http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/210 On Tuesday, November 5, the Latvian government finalized the decision to cover costs associated with the license for organizing FIA European Rally Championship round Rally Liepāja. With that, the Latvian event, which had been preliminarily included in the 2020 calendar, has confirmed its place in the FIA European Rally Championship, with the rally set to take place on May 29-31. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/210 Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0300 EIGHT IS GREAT AGAIN FOR ERC IN 2020 http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/209 The FIA European Rally Championship will continue to follow its successful format in 2020 with confirmation of an eight-event schedule including four rounds on asphalt and four on gravel. Made up of the same eight rallies that formed the 2019 calendar, the list of dates for next season has been approved by the FIA Rally Commission and was ratified by the FIA World Motor Sport Council during an electronic vote. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/209 Sun, 26 May 2019 00:00:00 +0300 Oliver Solberg wins as Mārtiņš Sesks seals the podium in Rally Liepāja http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/205 Rally Liepāja, the third round of the 2019 FIA European Rally Championship, concluded today with stages in Aizpute, Durbe, Priekule, Skrunda, and Vaiņode. Swedish driver Oliver Solberg (Volkswagen Polo GTI R5) won both the overall classification and the ERC1 Junior class. Last year’s European champion Alexey Lukyanuk (Citroen C3 R5) came second, 22.7 seconds behind the winner. Mārtiņš Sesks (Škoda Fabia R5)thrilled the local fans by finishing third overall in his debut in an R5 class car, trailing Solberg by 57.4 seconds. http://2020.lvrally.com/eng/news/205