Words by TCR Australia
After dominating the inaugural Australian series, Brown and team owner Barry Morcom were invited to the annual end of year celebrations at Hyundai Motorsport’s Alzenau headquarters in Germany for a special prize giving ceremony.
More than 50 0f the company’s most successful customers – from rally and road racing – were invited and awarded specially designed trophy at an event held only metres away from where the winning cars are built.
“The day when we get to host our successful customers in Alzenau is always one of the highlights of the year,” said Hyundai Motorsport’s Customer Racing Senior Sales Associate Andrew Johns.
“It’s a great opportunity to firstly celebrate the championship and race wins taken during the year, but also to build on the strong relationships we have with our customer teams.”
Hyundai i30 N TCR customers scooped seven major titles, including regional titles in Asia and Europe for drivers Luca Engstler and Josh Files. plus Brown’s dominant season in the HMO Customer Racing example.
With only a handful of TCR races remaining globally in 2019, the i30 N has scored a total of 69 race victories and 175 podiums.