Georg Linnamäe

Biography

WRC2 rookie Georg Linnamäe had started just four FIA World Rally Championship rounds before stepping up to the series’ premier support category in 2021 in a Volkswagen Polo GTI with ALM Motorsport.

Linnamäe’s career started in 2015 in his native Estonia in a Peugeot 208 R2. He gained experience in a variety of rallies before travelling further afield in 2019 to compete in the Peugeot Rally Cup Ibérica, during which he made his WRC debut in Portugal.

Linnamäe began the 2020 season in his Peugeot but switched to a Polo midway through the year, finishing fourth in the Estonian Championship.