The biggest event on the Belgian Rally Championship is taking place this weekend. Ypres Rally is both the 5th round of the European Rally Championship and the 6th round of the Belgian Rally Championship.
There is a number of ŠKODA Fabia R5s taking part in this asphalt event this year, including Freddy Loix/Johan Gitsels, who have won every event in the Belgian Rally Championship so far this year. Loix is also the most successful driver in the history of the Ypres Rally, with ten wins under his belt already, and he is the hot favourite this year too.
Other ŠKODA Fabia R5s on the entry list include Vincent Verschueren/Veronique Hostens, Jaromír Tarabus/Daniel Trunkát (T&T Czech National Team), Ghislain de Mevius/Johan Jalet (Ice Pol Racing Team), Didier Duquesne/Diederik Pattyn (Autostal Atlantic), Melissa Debackere/Cindy Cokelaere (Duindistel), Fredericq Delplace/Wouter Polfliet (Autostal Atlantic), Antonín Tlusťák/Ladislav Kučera (Tlusťák Racing) and Herman Kobus/Erik de Wild (Kobus Tuning).
The Ypres Rally is always full of action, excitement, and great driving, and you can follow the progress of all the ŠKODA Fabia R5s taking part throughout the weekend right here with our exclusive gallery.