TCR Germany Zandvoort Wrap Up

WOLF INHERITS WIN AFTER PENALTIES After the rain on the track during the first race in Zandvoort, a rain of penalties poured on the competitors of TCR Germany. Seventeen drivers received a 30-second time penalty either for changing the tyres on the grid while the race was suspended following the incident at the start, or…

TCR 2018 – What We Know So Far

Even though TCR series’ from around the world are in full swing with their 2017 seasons, we’re still keeping an eye on what 2018 holds and sit in anticipation for new cars to debut and new series to kickoff.  Here’s what we know so far for 2018: At the beginning of June WSC and North America’s…

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…

JAS Confirm 2018 Civic Type R TCR for 2018

JAS Motorsport and Honda have confirmed an updated 2018 TCR machine is coming with the Civic Type R TCR already well into development.  25 cars will be built initially for TCR competition with an endurance version of the car coming later.  Deliveries will begin in mid-December.

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…

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,…