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    where to put this??? about polo r5
    http://classic.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/132865

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    Story in Motorsport News today about Kalle Rovanpera doing WRC2 rounds backed by Pirelli, who will return to the sport in an official capacity.

    Story also said he is tipped to join the works Skoda team, but due to them running Michelin he could run a factory spec Pirelli-shod car.
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    I thought Kalle was already linked with MSport?

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    Quote Originally Posted by RS View Post
    I thought Kalle was already linked with MSport?
    Yeah me too. I was quite surprised to read it to be honest. Definitely sounds like Pirelli are coming back.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RS View Post
    I thought Kalle was already linked with MSport?
    Only for the end of this year.

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    But didn't he run Michelin tires to prepare for 2018?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Myrvold View Post
    But didn't he run Michelin tires to prepare for 2018?
    Yes, but only Michelin & DMACK was allowed in 2017. That was the reason and next year WRC2 drivers are able to use also Pirellis...

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    And Kalle used Pirellis on the national events before Wales and Australia.

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    TGR Japanise Arai and Katsuta will enter 10 events 2018

    5 of those are WRC2 with Fiesta R5
    Sweden
    Corsica
    Portugal
    Sardinia
    Finland
    "quattro best 4wd rallycar ever"

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    So Pirelli jumping back in after DMack's decision to step back.

    I hope this means the rumours of DMack (Team) entering the ERC in 2018 are true.
    The Incurable Enthusiast

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