Jamie Tonks will debut the Hyundai Elantra within the UK | All Tech Sir

The Hyundai Elantra will make its first look within the TCR UK Championship in 2023 with Jamie Tonks buying the ex-Goal Competitors automobile for the brand new season.

Tonks will race the automobile pushed by Felice Jelmini when it returns to the collection in 2022. in a race-winning show behind the wheel of a Cupra TCR.

As he did final season, Tonks can be sponsored by FastR and his Hyundai can be run by the Space Motorsport staff on the Autosport Worldwide Present in Birmingham.

“It was nice to get a win in TCR UK within the first 12 months of final season, particularly with the competitors final season,” he mentioned. “2023 is already waiting for a much bigger and higher championship season, so when the chance to drive the Hyundai Elantra N TCR for Space Motorsport got here up, I could not move it up.

“With the newest technology of Hyundai TCR know-how, I can full my testing program in order that in 2023 I’d obtain my purpose of usually ending within the prime 5.

“Driving the final WTCR title-winning mannequin reveals its functionality and I goal to proceed this drive in TCR UK this 12 months.

in 2023 TCR UK entry listing (January 12):

Chris Smiley – Restart Racing – Honda Civic Kind R TCR
Scott Sumpton – Restart Racing – Honda Civic Kind R TCR
Bruce Winfield – Space Motorsport – Hyundai i30 N TCR.
Jamie Tonks – Space Motorsport – Hyundai Elantra N TCR.
Gary Townsend – Paul Sheard Racing – Audi RS 3 LMS
Joe Marshall – Paul Sheard Racing – Audi RS 3 LMS
George Jaxon – JW Chicken Motorsport – Cupra Leon Competición TCR
Jenson Brickley – Jenson Brickley Racing – Cupra Leon Competición TCR

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