Julia Wine and Cyclops Gear are proud to announce

Julia Wine and Cyclops Gear are proud to announce their partnership which allows Jacques Villeneuve to enter the 2014 FIA World RallycrossRX Championsip aboard one of Albatec Racing's Peugeot 208. 

Villeneuve will be defending Julia Wine's and Cyclops Gear's colours on the championship trail starting May 3rd and 4th on de Circuito de Montalegre in Portugal. Should he win the inaugural title, he would become the first driver in history with FIA World Drivers' Championships in two different disciplines.

"I am very happy to have Julia Wine and Cyclops Gear as partners in this new adventure, said Villeneuve. Rallycross is exciting and innovative, just as Julia Wine and Cyclops Gear are.It will be an honour to do my best to reprensent them both on track and off track.". 

The 1997 FIA Formula One Champion driver will also be wheeling the Julia Wine/Cyclops Gear Peugeot 208 at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières in Quebec, Canada, JV's home and native land. The locale also boasts a special meaning for Julia Wine and Cyclops Gear as they have been sponsoring the event since 2012. 

"The Villeneuve name is synonymous with Canadian Motorsports and has always been closely associated with Le Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières which is very close to our hearts. Wth the FIA World RallycrossRX Championship making its first Canadian stop at the GP3R, it is only natural for us to help Jacques in this new endeavour, said Alain Lord Mounir, CEO of Julia Wine and Cyclops Gear Co-Founder. We are convinced that this is great news for our loyal customers, for Villeneuve fans and for motorsports fans everywhere. "


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