TCR goes hill climbing – a new touring car series aims to conquer finally hill climbing racing in Europe
The TCR touring car series is booming. In addition to World and European Championships, there are also numerous national TCR series which are extremely popular. China, Thailand, Russia, Great Britain, Portugal, Germany and many other nations successfully run TCR circuit races. But that's not all: After a postponement last year, the TCR should also conquer mountain racing in 2020!
Together with promoter BZ Consult, Auto Sport Switzerland will organise the "ASS TCR Hill Climb Series" in Europe. The competition is an official, international FIA-approved racing series. The calendar includes six events with the venues deliberately chosen to host the races in Central Europe; in countries where an affinity to TCR is guaranteed. The "ASS TCR Hill Climb Series" can be expanded to include eight events in the future.
Interested drivers are invited to enroll between now and the 28th of February resp. 18th of April 2020 for the entire season or individual events. The number of participants is not limited. The goal is to have up to 20 TCR cars in the series in three to five years’ time.
The following six events are scheduled in the 2020 calendar and approved by the organisers:
|02/03 May 2020||Eschdorf||LUX|
|30/31 May 2020||Verzegnis||ITA|
|20/21 June 2020||Beaujolais||FRA|
|25/26 July 2020||Hauenstein||GER|
|15/16 August 2020||Les Rangiers||SUI|
|26/27 September 2020||St. Agatha||AUT|
The total number of entries in the Series is not limited. Entries for just one competition/guest entries shall be possible.
The Driver must submit his application to be admitted to at least the 18/04/2020 by using the form provided by the series organiser “Application for registration”.
The completely filled in and signed application must be sent to the following address:
ASS TCR Hill Climb Series, Auto Sport Switzerland, Koenizstrasse 161, CH-3097 Liebefeld
With the submission of the “Application for registration”, the specified entrant and driver charge and authorise the series organiser to submit entry forms on their behalf for those competitions that form part of the series ASS TCR Hill Climb Series (block entry). With the registration, entrant and/or driver undertake to participate in all the competitions.