After several years of good and loyal services in WRC (Production category) with the support of STI and Motul, Toshi Arai has set himself a new challenge by entering the Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC) at the wheel of his Subaru WRX STI.
After the Corsica Tour last weekend, where moreover he took a fine 13th in the overall standings, Toshi Arai will be on the starting line of the following four rallies counting towards the IRC Championship this season:
• Round No. 6 – from 14 to 16 July – Açores Rally
• Round No. 9 – from 9 to 11 September – Hungary Rally
• Round No. 11 – from 14 to 16 October – Scotland Rally
• Round No.12 – from 3 to 5 November – Cyprus Rally
For some of these events he will be accompanied by his compatriot Fumio Nitahara.
Image : © Yuri Watanabe