WTCR wildcards chase FIA Motorsport Games success

2019-10-10T22:15:11+02:00October 11th, 2019|2019|

Two wildcard racers from the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup are set to represent their respective nations in the inaugural FIA Motorsport Games at Vallelunga in Italy next month.

Luca Engstler, a top 10 finisher on his WTCR / OSCARO debut in Slovakia earlier this season, will represent #TeamGermany in the Touring Car Cup section of the all-new event at the Rome venue from 1-3 November.

Jim Ka To (pictured), recently announced as one of the three wildcards at WTCR JVCKENWOOD Race of Japan later this month, will line up for #TeamHongKong in a Honda Civic Type R TCR.

Meanwhile, WTCR / OSCARO race-winning outfit Comtoyou Racing is fielding #TeamKuwait’s representative,Salem Al Nusif, in an Audi RS 3 LMS.

And there’s another WTCR / OSCARO link provided by #TeamUK’s driver Rory Butcher, the brother-in-law of Leopard Racing Team Audi Sport’s Gordon Shedden, a winner in WTCR / OSCARO in China last season.

The Touring Car Cup section of the FIA Motorsport Games features two qualifying sessions and two races.

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