Three rising expertise of the WTCR – FIA World Touring Vehicle Cup loved their second within the spotlight at the Hungaroring the day old to this as Luca Engstler, Bence Boldizs and Gilles Magnus shared the wins at WTCR Drag of Hungary.
Engstler, riding a Hyundai i30 N TCR for his household outfit, Engstler Hyundai N Liqui Moly Racing Crew, topped the WTCR Rookie Driver affirm in Drag 1, for what used to be the 20-year-ragged German’s top quality steal.
House-grown hope Boldizs, 23, received Drag 2 having started from the reverse-grid DHL Pole Online page in his Zengő Motorsport CUPRA Leon Competición TCR.
It used to be then left to WTCR Rookie Driver parts leader Gilles Magnus, 21, to total the motion-packed weekend’s checklist of winners by taking victory in his Comtoyou Racing Audi RS 3 LMS, which is supported by Belgium’s ASN, the RACB.
Nineteen-year-ragged Nico Gruber made his WTCR debut in Hungary and carried out within the parts in all three races, alongside side a high-three within the WTCR Rookie Driver half in Drag 2.
The Austrian linked up with Engstler for the Hungaroring weekend and benefited from his personnel-mate’s retirement in Drag 2 for his WTCR Rookie Driver podium, when contact from a rival driver despatched Engstler crashing out.
“It’s astronomical as a consequence of the personnel,” Engstler acknowledged after his mechanics raced to restore his badly broken Hyundai in time for Drag 3. “It be amazing what these guys are ready to attain and it confirmed me that they attain that with so important ardour and they really cherished to see me within the car and on the grid, so amazing job by them. We made exact progress and now we’re going to put together for the subsequent flee in Aragón.”
After 10 races, Magnus heads Boldizs within the standings by 84 parts with Engstler third.