British motorsport preparation firm Mellors Elliot Motorsport will debut the Proton Iriz R5 at next week’s Goodwood Festival of Speed (4-7 July), in its first official public appearance since being homologated by the sport’s governing body, the FIA. The four-wheel drive, 1.6-litre turbocharged machine is the latest R5 specification example to be ratified by the
We are excited to announce 5 time Irish Tarmac Rally Champion Eugene Donnelly has purchased a Right Hand Drive Proton IRIZ R5. The car, which is currently in build, will be the first homologated R5 car to hit the international rally scene. Eugene comments “I’m looking forward to another new project and excited to have
It was great to have Alister McRae reunited with the Proton brand at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in 2018. Alister won the 2011 Asia Pacific Rally Championship behind the wheel of a Proton Satria S2000 and was interested to sample the Proton IRIZ R5!
A great article in this weeks Motorsport News on the progress of the Proton IRIZ R5 here at Mellors Elliot Motorsport. Exciting times ahead! Thanks to Jack Benyon and Motorsport News for the article and Chicane Media for the image.
We are delighted to announce the Proton IRIZ R5 has full FIA R5 Homologation and we look forward to seeing the cars out on the international stages in the near future!! Thank you to all our partners and suppliers for their support! Image courtesy British Rally Media