The TCR Strategy Play

For at least the next two seasons, WSC has handed the International Touring Car game to EEL by licensing the rights of the TCR formula to replace the World Touring Car Championship.  Because of this, the TCR International Series will step away as the newly formed WTRC begins. While many are questioning the move, this…

Grand PrixView – TCR Europe Trophy

The 2017 TCR Europe Trophy will be awarded this weekend at Adria International Raceway, a 1.65 mile, 17 turn circuit in Northern Italy.  Nine different series and eight different manufacturers will be represented by 16 drivers with points being scored for both drivers and teams. TCR Germany champion Josh Files and Giacomo Altoe will be…

Grand PrixView – Zhejiang International

The TCR International Series visits China’s Zhejiang Circuit, a 1.98 mile, 16 turn track, for the first time this weekend for the penultimate event of the 2017 season.  21 drivers will line up to take the green flag with Attila Tassi leading by a mere 2 points over J-K Vernay 179-177.  Two-time and defending champion…

Why WSC Should be Cautious with WTCC

It’s been rumored of late that World Sporting Consulting, creators of the TCR category, and FIA’s World Touring Car Championship reached an agreement for WTCC to adopt TCR regulations for the 2018 season.  WSC has come out to say there is no agreement at this time and if I was WSC, I would be extremely…

Grand PrixView – Chang International

  The summer break has come and gone and now the sun begins to set on the 2017 TCR International season as only three events remain.  Chang International, a 12-turn, 2.82 mile circuit just outside of Buriram, Thailand is on tap for two, fourteen lap races.  Jean-Karl Vernay leads the championship standings by a mere…

10 Questions with Josh Files

We caught up with Josh Files, the 2016 TCR Germany and TCR Middle East champion, to talk about his career, TCR as a whole, and what the future holds for himself and the category. Check it out: You have obviously had a lot of success in TCR machinery winning the TCR Germany title in 2016…