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Why teamwork is key for Honda in the WTCC

Why teamwork is key for Honda in the WTCC

08/08/2017 12:00

It takes Honda 40 people speaking nine languages and running three Civic WTCC racers to be successful in the FIA World Touring Car Championship, as the latest video at SafeIsFast.com reveals.

The Teamwork Challenge, goes behind the scenes with the Castrol Honda World Touring Car Team and hears from factory drivers Norbert Michelisz, Ryo Michigami and Tiago Monteiro, Technical Director Duncan Laycock, Team Manager Dario d’Esposito, Physiologist Emiliano Ventura and Team Principal Alessandro Mariani. It’s available from the Road Racing Drivers Club by clicking here.

Meanwhile, Monteiro, the current WTCC title leader, has become the latest ‘Ask a Pro’. Amateur racers looking for advice and tips can put their questions to today’s top stars, including the Portuguese ace, by clicking here.

After 12 races, Honda heads the FIA World Touring Car Championship for Manufacturers ahead of Volvo Polestar. The series fires back into life at WTCC Race of China in Ningbo from 13-15 October.

Comtoyou Racing has revealed a graphic of the livery that will flank Aurélien Panis’s Audi RS3 LMS in the inaugural WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup.

Tickets are on sale for the opening weekend of the 2018 WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup season in Marrakech.

Norbert Michelisz reckons the challenge he faces driving a new car for a new team in a new series represents a “great motivation”.

With less than 50 days to go until the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup gets underway in Morocco from 7-8 April, here’s a reminder of the drivers announced so far.

Six Audi RS3 LMS cars will line-up for the inaugural WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup following the announcement of four new drivers including two notable champions.

Esteban Guerrieri says joining ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport for the inaugural WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup has left him “optimistic” that he can fight for title gold.