John Filippi played his third consecutive season with Campos Racing in the WTCC. The Spanish team has once again reposing their trust in the young pilot of 20 years, so the French will be for the second year in competing with one of the Chevrolet RML Cruze TC1 of the training, the whole time in his debut and climbed up to a Seat León WTCC. Your performance to date has been positive, adding three races in the points and a pole in the second race of Qatar, being the youngest ever driver to score a pole position within the World of passenger Cars.
however, your renewal with Campos Racing comes from the hand of some changes. Although John Filippi will return to count on the support of Oscaro as a personal sponsor, a situation that is repeated from his time in karting, in your staff there is a move to carats. Although they will be rivals on the track, Filippi has recruited Yvan Muller as coach. The four times champion of the World Touring car collated the search of his fifth title with the Citroën C-Elysée with the task of giving advice to the young pilot natural Bastia.
John Filippi was the fourth rider who will fight for the Trophy WTCC of Independent pilots after the confirmations on the part of Sébastien Loeb Racing-Mehdi Bennani, Grégoire Demoustier and Tom Chilton, all of them with the Citroën C-Elysée in place of the Chevrolet that will be used by Filippi. After confirming the news, John Filippi was excited: “I Am very happy to continue our common history. My goal is to establish in the championship with my recent performances in mind.I am very happy to continue working with the engineers and mechanics of the team Campos Racing. I feel very confident for this season and I hope that I can get great results”.