Back

News

Nagy in ETCC title fight for WTCC team Zengő

Nagy in ETCC title fight for WTCC team Zengő

17/09/2017 18:00

Norbert Nagy will join three rivals in a final-round face-off for the FIA European Touring Car Cup crown following a dramatic pair of races at Zolder in Belgium.

The Hungarian, who drives for FIA World Touring Car Championship team Zengő Motorsport’s second tier, was unable to convert pole position into a race win, but by coming home third and fourth in the two events, Nagy will head to Most in Czech Republic next month third in the table on 56 points, seven points behind leader and category stalwart Petr Fulín.

ETCC Race of Most takes place from 6-8 October. Christjohannes Schreiber and Igor Stefanovski claimed a win apiece at Zolder.

Eurosport Events, the promoter of the FIA World Touring Car Championship, is delighted to announce JVCKENWOOD as the Event Presenting Partner of WTCC Race of Japan next week during a very momentous period for an important member of the WTCC family.

Just like the FIA World Touring Car Championship, eSports WTCC – its online equivalent – is heading to Japan with the title finely balanced.

Yann Ehrlacher says not winning the Opening Race at FIA WTCC Race of China last weekend will make him a better driver.

Li Shufu, the Chairman of Geely Worldwide, was an interested visitor to China’s round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship last weekend.

Norbert Michelisz has revealed racing in the FIA World Touring Car Championship without team-mate Tiago Monteiro by his side “wasn’t easy”.

Thed Björk leads the FIA World Touring Car Championship for the first time following “one of the most eventful race weekends” in China.