MELKSHAM, UK, 21 September, 2018–Cooper Tire Europe, the headline sponsor of Rallyday 2018, is showcasing its involvement in the Cooper-supported FIA World Rallycross Championship, with a World RX driver and RX2 car the focus of Cooper’s display at this year’s event.
World RX driver Oliver Bennett will be Cooper’s Rallyday guest and will be signing autographs on the Cooper stand. As well as competing in the World Rallycross Championship, Bennett currently competes in theBritish Rallycross Championship, racing an ex-Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta Supercar, which will also be on display.
Rallyday is Europe’s premier rally car show, held annually at Castle Combe Circuit, taking place on Saturday 22 September. With a line-up of famous rally names attending, the show is set to offer fans plenty of off-road action in the busy paddock.
Cooper will be located in the main paddock, and along with Oliver Eriksson’s RX2 car being the stand’s centrepiece, Cooper will have on show all of its latest SUV and 4×4 products. This includes the new all-season Discoverer AT34S, Discoverer S/T MAXX POR, Discoverer STT Pro POR and the ultimate all-terrain tyre, the A/T3 Sport.
Sarah McRoberts, PR & Events Manager for Cooper Tire Europe, said, “We have supported Rallyday for many years, and over the last 12 months we have developed an even closer relationship with Castle Combe Circuit – which is located just a few miles from where we are based in Melksham.
“Cooper is renowned for its development of premium off-road and all-terrain tyres. Visitors to Rallyday will see our newest products at the show, alongside our leading rallycross tyres fitted to an official RX2 championship car.”