Enzo Ide, who over the past seasons several victories obtained in the Blancpain GT Series, this championship behind him and goes to work in the rallycross. The racing entrepreneur does that with Comtoyou Racing and Audi. That hit Thursday known.
The 26-year old West-Flemish, with Audi in 2016 champion in the Blancpain GT Sprint, will take office with an Audi S1 EKSRX quattro.
“Rallycross is a very concentrated, intensive form of racing, with a route that both asphalt as dirt. The matches are very short, and a meeting is built up from different heats or heats to the final”, explains Ide, which is also the 24 Hours of Zolder on his list. “For me it is completely new and I’m greatly looking forward to it. Especially the fact that you are with five or six cars on a handkerchief together, for every inch is fighting and that in a kind of rallystijl, appeals to me enormously. My program for 2018 includes various test days, including the two official test days of the world CHAMPIONSHIP in Lohéac and Silverstone. I make in the course of 2018 my competitiedebuut.”