8 October 2016
Chester Weber withdraws from FEI World Cup™ DrivingAfter Michael Brauchle and Christoph Sandmann announced not to start in the FEI World Cup™ Driving this season, USA's Chester Weber also confirmed that he will not start in the prestigious series 2016/2017.
Because of the withdrawal of Brauchle and Sandmann, Jérôme Voutaz and Edouard Simonet received a starting ticket. The next driver on the list to receive an invitation for the FEI World Cup Driving series is Rainer Duen from Germany, who has already confirmed his participation. Duen and Von Stein will now defend the German colours at the World Cup events coming season.