Jännerrallye 03-05 Jan 2013 - Austria
The start of the new ERC (European Rally Championship)
ERC Rally Radio live from the Jännerrallye
ERC Rally Radio will be broadcasting throughout the International Jännerrallye, round one of the 2013 FIA European Rally Championship.
With Julian Porter and Chris Rawes (pictured) reporting live from the stage ends and the service park, Greg Strange presenting and Mark Jones producing, ERC Rally Radio will be on air from 08:00hrs CET on Friday 4 January and 07:15hrs on Saturday 5 January.
To listen to ERC Rally Radio click on the link at www.fiaerc.com.
or click: rallyradio.com/RallyRadio/RRPOPPLAY2.html
ERC excitement builds in Austria
The excitement is continuing to build in the Austrian town of Freistadt where the 2013 FIA European Rally Championship will start later today with the 30th running of the International Jännerrallye.
Shakedown for the event is currently underway on the 1.99-kilometre Freistadt Trölsberg practice stage, which is located approximately three kilometres from the event service park.
Following the completion of shakedown at 15:00hrs local time, all competing crews and their cars will take part in an official presentation in Freistadts Stadtplatz at 16:30hrs. The ceremonial start will then take place inside the Freistadt Messehalle at 19:30hrs.
Ambient temperatures are hovering around the one-degree centigrade mark. Thousands of fans are expected to line the route on Fridays opening leg, which coincides with a public holiday in Austria.
Official Website: jaennerrallye.at/en/home