Fabian Vettel Tests Audi RS3 LMS with Target Competition

Fabian Vettel, brother of four-time F1 champion Sebastian, took to the Red Bull Ring for his first test in TCR machinery with a Target Competition Audi RS3 LMS.  Also at the team test was Josh Files, TCR Germany championship leader, and German Tom Lautenschlager. 18 year-old Vettel is racing full time in the 2017 Audi Sport TT Cup Championship. For a few more pics of … Continue reading Fabian Vettel Tests Audi RS3 LMS with Target Competition

Comini Commits to Remainder of TCR Benelux Season

After an impressive season-opening weekend at Spa with then co-driver Sheldon van der Linde, Stefano Comini missed the second event of the season at Zandvoort which occurred May 19th – 21st.  Now, Comini and Frederic Vervisch, Comini’s new co-driver and TCR International teammate, and their ComeToYou Racing Audi RS3 LMS have committed to the remainder of the 2017 TCR Benelux season, where Comini currently sits … Continue reading Comini Commits to Remainder of TCR Benelux Season

Holton Finishes Second in PWC Touring Car Races in Compass360 Racing Audi RS3 LMS Clubsport at Lime Rock

Paul Holton, Pirelli World Challenge TC Championship Leader, finished second in both TC-class races at Lime Rock Park over the weekend after two fantastic battles with Elivan Goulart in a Lotus Exige for race 1 and Dane Cameron in a BMW M235iR during race 2. In Pirelli World Challenge Touring Car classes, “de-tuned” TCR cars are allowed within the TC class, with the Audi RS3 … Continue reading Holton Finishes Second in PWC Touring Car Races in Compass360 Racing Audi RS3 LMS Clubsport at Lime Rock

Success Ballast Added to Comini, Colciago and Vervisch for Salzburgring

For the next TCR International event at the Salzburgring, success ballast has been added to Stefano Comini’s ComeToYou Racing Audi RS3 LMS, Roberto Colciago’s M1RA’s Honda Civic Type-R and Frederic Vervisch’s ComeToYou Racing Audi RS3 LMS.  Comini will be given 10kb of weight, Colciago will be given the maximum 30kg of weight and Vervisch getting 20kg of ballast. Comini’s car now weighs a total of … Continue reading Success Ballast Added to Comini, Colciago and Vervisch for Salzburgring

Grigoryev and Bragin Split Wins at Smolensk Ring

(via TCR) Race 1 – Pole sitter Gavrilov didn’t start well and dropped to fourth behind Grigoryev, Ladygin and Bragin; during the first lap Sheshenin went off and retired following a collision, while his teammate Ladygin overtook Grigoryev for the lead. Ladygin was chased by Grigoryev, Bragin, Minnakhmetov and Gavrilov; on lap 4, Grigoryev retook the lead from Ladygin who also lost the second place … Continue reading Grigoryev and Bragin Split Wins at Smolensk Ring

TCR International Move Race Date Forward to Support DTM at Hungaroring

The TCR Series has moved their round at the Hungaroring forward to June 17th and 18th, one week after the Salzburgring event.  The original date had the series circus traveling from Oschersleben to Budapest, a distance of over 1,000km, in back to back weekends.  While the teams still have back to back weekends following the Salzburgring rounds, the travel distance is now cut down to … Continue reading TCR International Move Race Date Forward to Support DTM at Hungaroring