TCR Italy Mugello Wrap Up

(via TCR-Series.com) Nicola Baldan (Pit Lane Competizioni SEAT León) won Mugello’s Race 2 and jumped ahead of Eric Scalvini (MM Racing Honda Civic) in the championship classification with a margin of four points.  Scalvini had been lucky enough to maintain the leadership after the first race, when he had salvaged a second position despite blowing the engine on the last lap, but in the second … Continue reading TCR Italy Mugello Wrap Up

TCR Germany Oschersleben Wrap Up

(stories via TCR-Series.com) Race 1 Despite the large field of 37 cars, the start and first lap were extremely orderly, with the two men on the front row, Niels Langeveld (Audi) and Pascal Eberle (SEAT) getting passed by Moritz Oestreich (Honda) and Kris Richard (Honda). Luca Engstler (Volkswagen) was fifth, while the championship leader Josh Files (Target Honda) took P6 on lap 2, despite starting … Continue reading TCR Germany Oschersleben Wrap Up

Hyundai i30 N Completes Over 900 Miles in Misano 24H Test

Hyundia Motorsports completed a successful endurance test of their new i30 N during the Misano 24H last weekend by completing nearly 932 miles.  It wasn’t all smooth sailing as the new-for-2018 car’s engine gave way in the final stint of the test, however after completing more mileage than expected from the manufacturer. The i30 N, with touring car legend Gabriele Tarquinni driving, lead the opening … Continue reading Hyundai i30 N Completes Over 900 Miles in Misano 24H Test

Morbidelli Wins Exciting Race 2 With Last Lap Pass at Oschersleben

After chaos and a red flag at the initial race start, things settled down after the restart and we were blessed with a positions 1-4 battle for 15 laps from Germany’s Oschersleben.  After Morbidelli got past JK Vernay for second, the hunt was on for Mat’o Homola’s Opel and with a last lap pass in the turn 11-12 complex, Morbidelli was able to slingshot past … Continue reading Morbidelli Wins Exciting Race 2 With Last Lap Pass at Oschersleben