Motorbase Performance Purchases Three VW Golf TCRs

British Touring Car Championship regulars, Motorbase Performance, will have three VW Golfs for the 2018 racing season.  The team gave their first car a shakedown today at Brands Hatch, but have not made it clear whether they will enter the TCR International series or the inaugural season of TCR UK, but have elected to keep…

KUSIRI CLAIMS TCR ASIA TITLE

(from TCR-Series) Thai driver Kantadhee Kusiri of Liqui Moly Team Engstler secured the 2017 TCR Asia Drivers’ championship with two cautious races at Zhejiang at the wheel of his Volkswagen Golf GTI. Kusiri greatly benefited from an engine failure that slowed down his countryman Tin Sritrai during the first race and focused on staying out…

Hyundai i30 N Receives New BoP Measure

After taking the Race 1 win at Zhejiang, the new Hynundai i30 N received a BoP adjustment while under temporary homologation.  Under the new BoP measure, the Hyundai has been given 40 additional kg added to the 1285kg minimum while reduced overall power of 95%.  A maximum boost pressure 2470bar was also given. For race…

Huff Wins Thrilling Race 2 in Zhejiang

Rob Huff took his Leopard Racing VW Golf GTI to the top step of the podium after the most thrilling race of the 2017 season.  Gianni Morbideli would come home second with James Nash finishing third in his Craft-Bamboo SEAT Leon. Alain Menu and his slightly-heavier Hyundai i30 N would finish fourth with Pepe Oriola…

Huff Snags Pole at Zhejiang

With a time of 1:33.173, Rob Huff put his #3 VW Golf GTI on pole, just ahead of his Leopard Racing teammate, Jean-Karl Vernay.  “It’s the first time I really have a lot of time to play with the car, and unfortunately, the opportunity comes at my last TCR event of the season. I am happy…