March 22, 2018
Channel TV6 will continue showing FIA European Rally Championship event reviews in 2018 – first of these, about the season opening round in Portugal, Azores Airlines Rallye, will be shown on Saturday, March 31, at 22:05, with commentary by rally specialists Normunds Avotiņš and Aldis Putniņš.
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Toms Circenis, TV6 sports broadcast producer: “TV6 and All Media Baltics are proud of the long and successful collaboration with RA Events, giving our viewers and motorsports fans the opportunity to follow the European Rally Championship in 2018. To add to the motorsports offering, Viasat Sport Baltic and Viaplay will be broadcasting the World Rally Championship (WRC), which is a significant addition to our sports channels and TV rights.”
Raimonds Strokšs, RA Events director: “I am truly happy to continue our collaboration with All Media Baltics and channel TV6 for the sixth year, making it possible for rally enthusiasts to follow the FIA European Rally Championship in Latvian language. Let us not forget that, for this year, Liepāja locals Mārtiņš Sesks / Renārs Francis have joined the FIA ERC Junior U27 team Opel Motorsport – this means that we will also be able to follow some of our own drivers competing with the best in Europe.”
FIA European Rally Championship calendar 2018:
22-24 March: Azores Airlines Rallye (Portugal, gravel) ERC Junior
3-5 May: Rally Islas Canarias (Spain, asphalt) ERC Junior
1-3 June: Acropolis Rally (Greece, gravel)
15-17 June: Cyprus Rally (Cyprus, gravel)
20-22 July: Rally di Roma Capitale (Italy, asphalt) ERC Junior
24-26 August: Barum Czech Rally Zlín (Czech Republic, asphalt) ERC Junior
21-23 September: Rally Poland (Poland, gravel) ERC Junior
12-14 October: Rally Liepāja (Latvia, gravel) ERC Junior
FIA European Rally Championship round Rally Liepāja is possible thanks to the support of the Latvian government and the rally city of Liepāja. We would also like to thank our sponsors Neste and the official car rental Sixt. Thanks to our supporters Latvijas Automobiļu federācija, Liepājas Olimpiskais Centrs, and Ramirent. Informative support is provided by news portal DELFI, as well as Zebra. The eventwould also not be possible without our rally friends: Dardedze, Esi Draugs, FN Serviss, Jānis Pūce, Liepājas Datoru Centrs, Red Bull, and SidusNet. Rally Liepāja is organized by RA EVENTS and Speed Festival Kurzeme.