Kubica set to contest European rally series in 2013

Robert Kubica at the wheel of his Subaru at the start of theDec.19 (GMM) Popular racer and grand prix winner Robert Kubica looks set to return to full-time competitive action in 2013, albeit in rallying.

Multiple media reports, including from Germany’s Sport Bild and also the SID news agency, claim that the former BMW and Renault F1 driver will contest the European Rally Championship (ERC) at the wheel of a Ford Fiesta.

SID said that the Pole, who has still has limited use of his right arm in the wake of his February 2011 rally crash, has received clearance to enter the Fiesta with modified controls.

“It would be incredible if Robert came to the ERC,” said series chief Francois Ribeiro.

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