The FINAL of the MITJET 2L CUP OF RUSSIA On October 15, the fifth final stage of the Mitjet 2L Cup of Russia will take place at the Sochi Autodrom.

The FINAL of the MITJET 2L CUP OF RUSSIA On October 15, the fifth final stage of the Mitjet 2L Cup of Russia will take place at the Sochi Autodrom.: Photo
04.10.2016

The 2016 Russian Cup season is entering its final stage. It is safe to say that the fifth stage promises to be one of the most interesting this year, because we will learn the name of the champion of the Mitjet 2L Cup of Russia, for which the best pilots will compete. It is here, on the Sochi Autodrom track, that the final two races will take place, which will give the riders the last chance to score points in the fight for the title.

According to the results of the last four stages of the series, three pilots will compete for the championship — Alexey Karachev, Boris Shulmeister and season debutant Dmitry Gvazava. An interesting fight is also expected in the Semi-professional Semi-PRO category.

In addition to the traditional autograph sessions and walks along the starting grid, the organizers have prepared an exciting program for the guests: a spectacular motorcycle stunt show and an interesting exposition of tuning cars, which will be located in front of the entrance to the Main Grandstand.

The program of the event

11:05 – 11:15 Motorcycle stunt show

11:15 – 11:50 Autograph session /Walk on the starting grid

12:00 – 12:25 MITJET RACE 1

12:35 – 12:50 MITJET Award Ceremony

13:00 – 15:00 Racing taxi /Master classes

15:05 – 15:15 Motorcycle stunt show

15:15 – 15:50 Autograph session /Walk on the starting grid

16:00 – 16:25 MITJET RACE 2

16:35 – 16:50 MITJET Award Ceremony

16:30 – 17:30 Racing taxi /Master classes

Exhibition "Tuning Studio" from 11:00 to 18:00

As part of the weekend, an additional entertainment program is provided, which is not included in the ticket price, but is available to Mitjet 2L fans: participation in a tour of the most modern motorsport complex in Europe, the opportunity to visit the museum of sports cars and retro cars, and the bravest, after attending master classes in sports driving, will be able to demonstrate their skills by battling Mitjet pilots in a go-kart race.

As part of the weekend, an additional entertainment program is provided, which is not included in the ticket price, but is available to Mitjet 2L fans: participation in a tour of the most modern motorsport complex in Europe, the opportunity to visit the museum of sports cars and retro cars, and the bravest, after attending master classes in sports driving, will be able to demonstrate their skills by battling Mitjet pilots in a go-kart race.

The Sochi Autodrom track remains one of the most beloved among pilots and spectators, because it is extremely demanding on aerobatic skills: a protracted third turn, a negative slope of the racing canvas — all this throws the racers a very difficult challenge, and the audience witnesses a bright and professional racing struggle.

A little bit from the history of the series:

In the first season of 2015, the Mitjet 2L Racing series held 3 stages for the Cup of the Russian Automobile Federation, the first-ever long Endurance race of 3.5 hours at Sochi Autodrom, 5 stages of the Mitjet 2L Championship of Krasnodar Krai, 7 stages of the Arctic Cup. In 2016, the competitions are held in the status of the Cup of Russia (5 stages), the 1st stage took place on June 10-11 at the Moscow Raceway together with the FIA WTCC World Series.

The Mitjet series is based at Sochi Autodrom and offers all the necessary services for pilots, teams and companies: Mitjet 2L and V6 cars for sale, maintenance, a large spare parts warehouse, parking space, concierge service, Mitjet rental for racing and test races. There is also a school of racing skills Mitjet Racing School, which is headed by a recognized specialist in his field — Boris Shulmeister.

The motto of the Mitjet series is "Racing for everyone". The Mitjet 2L car — homologated metal frame, plastic body of 4 types, two-liter engine, 230 horsepower, 6-speed gearbox, rear—wheel drive, YOKOHAMA 255 40 R18 tires, weight 750 kg - is designed to be as safe and easy to operate as possible to give the pilot full control of his car, outside depending on the budget of the team. All this gives a feeling of "clean" driving for the pilot and creates an exciting performance for the audience on the track.

The Mitjet 2L class originated in France in 2012 with 16 cars on the starting grid. Today, the Mitjet 2L class is widely known in France, Russia, Italy, Denmark and the USA with more than 40 cars at the start. Among the participants you can meet famous pilots such as Sebastian Loeb (nine-time World Rally Champion), Ivan Muller (four-time world Champion in circuit racing in the WTCC Touring class), Olivier Panis (ex-Formula 1 driver) and many others. The founder of the Mitjet series is the famous French racer Jean-Philippe Dairo.

The official partners of the Mitjet 2L series in Russia are such global brands as Yokohama, Motul and successful Russian companies AMG, Arctic Energy, Vinyl Russia,ReStyling.pro ".

Link to the ticket website: http://bit.ly/2dYcLe3