Eighteen-year-old Max McRae will drive an Opel Corsa Rally4 in this year’s FIA Junior European Rally Championship.
With Armindo Araújo and Luís Ramalho recovering from the injuries suffered in the accident in Fafe, The Racing Factory will not be present in the 2nd round of the 2023 Portuguese Rally Championship (CPR).
After having led most of the Rally Serras de Fafe, Felgueiras, Boticas, Vieira do Minho and Cabeceiras de Basto, the Finnish champion saw his luck run out on the closing Power Stage, after having suffered a puncture.
Armindo Araújo and Mikko Heikkila will be the TRF drivers in the opening race of the ERC and CPR 2023, integrating a luxury cast, with 55 registered teams and big names such as Efran Llarena, Hayden Paddon, Erik Cais, Craig Breen and Mads Ostberg.
The Finnish driver will represent The Racing Factory colors in the ERC 2023 races