ERC - Breen to contest European Rally Championship in Peugeot

The Saintéloc Peugeot Rally Academy will enter three cars in the European Rally Championship in 2013, including one for Irishman Craig Breen.

ERC - Breen doubles up to grow ERC lead

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Craig Breen

Breen will tackle eight events in a 207 Super 2000, Jérémi Ancian will take part on six rounds in another 207 S2000 and Stéphane Laferbvre make four appearances in a 208 R2.

ERC general co-ordinator Jean-Pierre Nicolas was excited at the news.

"This is very exciting news for the ERC,” said Nicolas. “Craig Breen is a real up-and-coming driver and it’s important to have a driver like him in the ERC.

"I think he will do very well and it’s a good package for him. His team-mates also have a great deal of potential."

The team will register for the prestigious ERC teams' championship.

Forty years ago Nicolas who won the Tour de Corse, which was part of the ERC.

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