FIA Motorsport Games- TCR cars form the grid for the Touring Car Cup

FIA Motorsport Games- TCR cars form the grid for the Touring Car Cup

16.10.2019: Twenty drivers will fight for medals in the Touring Car Cup, in the frame of the FIA Motorsport Motorsport Games’ inaugural edition. The event will take place in Italy, at Vallelunga’s Autodromo Piero Taruffi

Twenty drivers will fight for medals in the Touring Car Cup, in the frame of the FIA Motorsport Motorsport Games’ inaugural edition. The event will take place in Italy, at Vallelunga’s Autodromo Piero Taruffi in the first weekend of November.




All drivers will be at the wheel of TCR-homologated cars, representing eight different brands: Alfa Romeo, Audi, CUPRA, Honda, Hyundai, MG, Peugeot and Volkswagen.



The entry list includes some Touring Car experts such as Tom Coronel, Mat’o Homola, Luca Engstler and Klim Gavrilov, but also drivers who have already proved competitive in TCR cars like Jessica Bäckman, Mason Filippi, John Filippi, Gilles Magnus and Enrico Bettera.



The sporting format of the event is based on two different qualifying sessions, each one determining the grid for the two races.



Race 1 will be held Saturday over 25 minutes plus one lap, Race 2 will follow Sunday over 30 minutes plus one lap.
Both races will award points that will be summed to determine the final standings of the Touring Car Cup and the first three drivers classified will receive gold, silver and bronze medals respectively.




Entry list



2    ESP   Gonzalo Martín de Andres - Peugeot 308 TCR
5    LTU    Julius Adomavičius - Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
6    GBR   Rory Butcher - MG 6 TCR *
8    GER   Luca Engstler - Hyundai i30 N TCR
10  NOR   Kristian Moe Sætheren - Alfa Romeo Giulietta Veloce TCR
14  RUS   Klim Gavrilov - Audi RS 3 LMS
15  HUN   Norbert Kiss - Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR
16  BEL    Gilles Magnus - Audi RS 3 LMS
18  CHN   Zhang Zhen Dong - MG 6 TCR *
21  USA   Mason Filippi - Hyundai i30 N TCR
25  LAT    Valters Zviedris - Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
26  SWE  Jessica Bäckman - Hyundai i30 N TCR
27  FRA   John Filippi - CUPRA TCR
33  NED   Tom Coronel - Honda Civic Type R FK7 TCR
35  KUW  Salem Alnusif - Audi RS 3 LMS
55  NZL   Faine Kahia - Audi RS 3 LMS
59  CZE   Dušan Kouřil - Hyundai i30 N TCR
69  ITA     Enrico Bettera - Audi RS 3 LMS
70  SVK   Mat'o Homola - Hyundai i30 N TCR
88  HKG  Jim Ka To - Honda Civic Type R FK7 TCR


* Subject to the car homologation


 


Fabio Ravaioli- photo SRO

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