Matějovský Awarded in Paris

- 5. 12. 2014, Paris, France -

A gala evening on Friday, 5th December 2014, saw the ETCC Awards Ceremony 2014 hold in Paris, France, by the international automobile foundation Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), where the best drivers who had won single categories in the European series of circuit racing, the FIA European Touring Car Cup 2014, were presented awards. Among the awarded was a racing driver, Michal Matějovský, the Czech Republic's team member coming from the city of Hradec Králové, who was awarded for the 2nd place in Super 2000/TC2 category.

The Awards Ceremony was not a conventional one as it was hold aboard cruise boat lying at anchor on the Seine River, just a few meters off the Eiffel Tower. Awards went to the best drivers in all categories; the Křenek Motorsport team's boss, Josef Křenek, was handed out the one for the victory in The Nations' Cup, a contest for the best national team. Michal Matějovský and Petr Fulín had arrived to the ceremony accompanied by their wives.

"I do appreciate the award. The Friday's gala evening and awards ceremony lovely crowned this year's successful season. It was something special for me, as it's first I've been to such an event. I'd like to thank my wife, my family, team's partners, and, naturally, the Křenek Motorsport team. They all have a large share in the good result. It's been my greatest success so far, but also a challenge to another season, since I'd like to carry on good results. I'm gonna go on our proved cooperation with the Křenek Motorsport team and drive the BMW 320si again," Michal Matějovský said after the gala evening in Paris.

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