VGCMA expands to all Touring Automotive courses
VGMC Racing, which burst on the SRO Motorsports America TC America TCR scene by successful two races with Victor Gonzalez Jr. driving the Honda Civic Sort R (pictured above) this 12 months, is increasing its program with Honda automobiles and drivers in all three TC America classes — TCR, TC, and TCA — in 2020.
“Honda/HPD has expanded its buyer racing packages and our small however mighty workforce from Puerto Rico is as much as the problem and we are going to compete in all three classes with some thrilling new drivers” mentioned Gonzalez Jr., TCR driver and accomplice within the VGMC program. “We’re proud to be the primary workforce to compete in all three classes in TC America with Honda/HPD.”
“There’s a ton of expertise that’s accessible in Puerto Rico and all through Latin America to mix this with our American driver and workforce is a dream come true. We have now our personal ladder program that matches extraordinarily nicely with Honda/HPD’s TC America ladder program.”
VGMC will proceed with the TCR program with the Honda Civic Sort R. The VGMC workforce completed fifth within the drivers’ championship and fourth within the groups’ championship in TCR after beginning in Spherical 5 of the 16-round championship
VGMC will add a TC class Honda Civic Sort R for Ruben Iglesias, who will likely be a rookie in TC America however has finished touring automotive racing and set some prime pace data in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. The principal of Fiebruz Motorsports, Iglesias holds a half-mile pace document in Puerto Rico in a GTR that went 232mph.
The workforce will run two automobiles in TCA with the Honda Civic Si for Jonathan Newcombe, from Orlando, Florida, and Juan Diego Hernandez from Guatemala Metropolis, Guatemala. Newcombe has membership racing and World Time Assault expertise in addition to working the Pikes Peak hillclimb, whereas Hernandez is a 9-time champion in Guatemala.