Castroneves and Gera confirmed at Race of Champions – Motorsports

Castroneves, the fourth member of the four-time Indy 500 Winner Elite this year, will join the long list of motorsport megastars at the event in Pitehavesbad, Sweden, February 5-6, 2022.

Other ace already identified include Formula 1 Champion 4 times, Sebastien Wetter, Le Mans 9 times, Tom Kristensen, FIA World Rallycross Champion, Johan Kristofferson, World Rally Champion 9 times, Sebastien Loeb, NASCAR Cup 7 Includes times champions. , Jimmie Johnson, 2 DTM Champions (and 3 Race of Champions Winners) Matthias Extrom, 2 Formula 1 World Champions, Mika Hackinen, Valtelli Bottas, 2021 NRX and American Rally Association Champions , Travis Pastrana, World Rally and Rally Cross Champion Petter Solberg, and WRC’s new star Oliver Solberg.

For Castroneves, who hosted 32 IndyCar championships, the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, and the 2021 Rolex 24 Hours in Daytona, this is RoC’s fourth appearance. He will attend private events and join forces with Benito Gera Jr. at the Latin American RoC Nations Cup.

Gera, the winner of the 2012 Production World Rally Championship (PWRC), won the RoC’s “Champion of Champions” title at the 2019 Mexico City Event. This is his second RoC appearance.

Winner Benny Togera (MEX) celebrates on the podium

Photo: Race of Champions

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Castroneves and Gera confirmed at Race of Champions Castroneves and Gera confirmed at Race of Champions

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