Little by little the grill of the WTCC is taking shape after the
move Huff to Münnich Motorsport, and the announcement of the official drivers
Honda. The last pilot to confirm its presence in the World of Cars
has been John Filippi, that face and his fourth campaign in the competition.
The French rider has not revealed the details of their project, but has announced via social networks that repeat program: “I’m
very happy to announce that I will be driving next season in the
WTCC”. A succinct message that makes him in the sixth rider confirmed
for the grill 2017.
Despite giving no clues about their project, all makes
indicate that the ingredients will be identical to the 2016. This
form, John Filippi repeated with a Chevrolet RML Cruze TC1 and is managed by the
Spanish team Campos Racing. In principle, the pilot’s natural Bastia will have
once more with the support of Oscaro, a company of spare parts of car based on
France and that also has some linkage with the promoter of the fia WTCC. A
formula is known, and that Filippi’s expected to take a leap forward and fight
a regular basis by reaching the zone of points.
John Filippi landed in the WTCC in 2014 season in the
that opened the rules TC1. All in all, the French driver competed with a
Seat León TC2, vehicle which just reached the points on one occasion. In
2015, again with Campos Racing and to be able to drive a Cruze TC1, Filippi joined
a total of 6 points throughout the season after, being one-eighth square
your best performance throughout the season. In his third year with the Spanish team John Filippi reached points in five races for a total