Honda re-commits to TCR Australia

Honda re-commits to TCR Australia

D’Alberto’s Civic Type R will have manufacturing facility backing across the 2022 time, marking a

D’Alberto’s Civic Type R will have manufacturing facility backing across the 2022 time, marking a fourth consecutive 12 months of Honda support in TCR Australia.

D’Alberto will kick off the new marketing campaign in a distinctive livery based mostly on the Sunlight Yellow color the adorns the street-likely Civic Sort E Limited Version.

“We’re excited to be a component of the TCR Australia Series once again for 2022 and working with Wall Racing to help Tony’s campaign in the Honda Civic Sort R TCR,” claimed Honda Australia Director, Stephen Collins.

“Tony and the crew at Wall Racing have ongoing to showcase what a fantastic general performance car or truck we have in the Civic Variety R, which translated to success on the monitor as nicely, with a spherical earn at Phillip Island very last 12 months.

“Honda has a happy world wide racing heritage and is included in the TCR classification all about the earth, so it has been a superb possibility for Honda Australia to lead on a community amount to that long-standing motorsport custom via the TCR Australia Collection.

“Although the past two seasons have been hard for everybody involved with the collection, we’re searching ahead to the new 12 months supplying extra settled disorders on all fronts and finally observing the Civic Type R Minimal Edition-influenced livery out on the track and among the action at Symmons Plains in a number of weeks.”

The approaching TCR season opener in Tasmania, scheduled for February 11-13, will mark D’Alberto’s very first aggressive outing in TCR Australia considering the fact that very last May perhaps, following he skipped the Bathurst function very last December thanks to his Supercars commitments with Dick Johnson Racing.

“It’s amazing to be back all over again with Honda and Wall Racing for the 2022 time of TCR Australia Series,” mentioned D’Alberto.

“I know how considerable it is to have maker help when you go racing and it is been an complete privilege to stand for Honda about the past number of seasons, so it’s great to be performing with them again this 12 months.

“TCR Australia is a tremendous competitive championship. It has a really robust combine of younger and knowledgeable drivers, the automobiles are operate by best degree teams and the opposition is fierce, so I’m certain it will be a hard battle once again out on the keep track of.

“Since I final drove the vehicle at Sydney Motor Sport Park we have experienced some updates arrive through from J.A.S. Motorsport in Italy, so I’m on the lookout ahead to having at the rear of the wheel, dialling-in the vehicle and doing the job with the Wall Racing crew to get the most of the of Honda Civic Sort R package.”