Top Hungarian skills Norbert Kiss and Norbert Michelisz joined forces at the Hungaroring to designate the initiate of the Truly helpful Racing Festival, which positive components circulation from both the FIA European Truck Racing Championship and WTCR – FIA World Touring Automobile Cup.
Kiss is a double FIA ETRC champion, while compatriot Michelisz won the WTCR title last season. They are company friends and outmoded to bustle in opposition to every various earlier in their careers.
Their paths first crossed in the mid-2000s, when both decrease their tooth taking portion in Digital Motor Sport competitions at national degree.
“We raced together in 2004 in Esports, and the on a exact bustle discover in 2008,” recollects Kiss, who very like his namesake followed the run from virtual bustle tracks to touring cars, earlier than turning his consideration to truck racing.
“It’s if truth be told perfect to be here with Norbi at our dwelling discover when both our collection are racing,” said Kiss. “It’s a disgrace we can’t maintain the followers here cheering us on but we know the racing and the environment will quiet be perfect.”
“We already had a shared weekend two years ago and it was gracious,” said Michelisz. “As quickly as my bustle was completed and his was coming up I went to the grandstand to analyze him. I if truth be told maintain identified him for a if truth be told long time and I admire having this likelihood to portion the weekend with him and to analyze the trucks.”
The FIA ETRC and WTCR exhaust Goodyear tyres as customary.