Promoted: New Euro V6 Pickup Sequence affords Euro NASCAR prize drive – NASCAR
The V6 Euro Pickup Sequence will use four-litre, 350bhp machines that had been beforehand raced, with Ford Mondeo our bodies, within the Benelux Racing League Sequence.
The pickups can be centrally run by Whole Motorsport. This crew has been established by Stephen Younger and Hubertus Heyman as a satellite tv for pc of Racing-Whole which at the moment runs two automobiles within the NASCAR Whelen Euro Sequence.
There can be six race weekends and 27 rounds throughout two venues, the half-mile Venray oval within the Netherlands and the Racepark Meppen street circuit in Germany. A full season will price €55,000 + VAT.
The entire prize fund is value over €175,000, with the champion getting a 2020 NASCAR Whelen Euro Sequence seat with Racing-Whole.
The runner-up will win two race weekends in the identical sequence with the crew, whereas the third-placed driver within the 2019 standings will win one race weekend. The highest rookie will obtain a full day of testing with Racing-Whole at one of many present Euro NASCAR tracks.
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There will even be a Legends class for drivers over 40. The Legends champion will win an all-expenses-paid race weekend within the South African V8 Masters Sequence.
A Nationwide A licence is required for the brand new sequence, although a racing faculty is on the market for rookies. Organisers hope to draw a area of as much as 22 drivers.
Someday NASCAR Xfinity and Method Palmer Audi racer and 2016 V8 Masters champion Younger believes it can assist European drivers looking for to make a profession in America.
“This actually is the street to NASCAR, the turn-up-and-drive format makes it accessible for everybody from profession drivers to novice racers and everybody in-between,” he stated.
“We’ve an impressive and distinctive prize fund that can assist additional the careers of European drivers wishing to race within the States.
“We’re one of many solely sequence in mainland Europe that mixes oval and street course racing so we’re already attracting curiosity from some high-profile drivers who need to hone their oval racing expertise, particularly after the closure of Rockingham.”