For the first time in history, Peugeot launched an Internet campaign to recruit pilots in eight European countries: Germany, France, the UK, Belgium, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands and Switzerland.
This operation is aimed at the best pilots, who must meet the following requirements: be in possession of valid license holders and national driver license state E with at least two years old to drive. To participate in the national pre-selections, which will take place from February 18 to 28 2013, candidates must be part of the first four in the registry by country www.208gtiracingexperience.peugeot.com address. This site also those interested will find all the conditions of participation and action freely.
The five fastest drivers will compete in the national pre 4 March 2013 the eight places available for 24 Hours Nürburgring, during an international final to be held in La Ferte Gaucher circuit (France). From there come a pilot for each country, to compose the team of eight ambassadors 208 GTi.
After a learning phase in the long Nürburgring Nordschleife (North ring), and during the course of the first three races of the VLN championship, the eight pilots will become participants of the Nürburgring 24 2013 hours aboard the new GTi 208 Peugeot Sport. This car has been specially developed by Peugeot Sport for this operation from the last elements and components designed for 208 R2, 208 type and RCZ Racing Cup R5
With this original initiative launched to celebrate the commercial launch of the highly anticipated 208 GTi, Peugeot is launching this unique and modern device that aims to select the best ambassadors of 208 GTi also emphasizing the legendary sporting intrinsic character abbreviations that distinguish GTi .
To follow all the news from "208 GTi Racing Experience" on Twitter, you can check the hashtag # 208GTIRacing. This is the official hashtag for the event and all who want to share their impressions and their own information can do so by using the same. Through the official profile of Peugeot Spain on Facebook, www.Facebook.com / PeugeotEspana, all may wish to leave comments or follow the news of 208 GTi.