Honda Racing has confirmed to Renger Van der Zande as your pilot for the FIA GT World Cup just a few hours after announcing his program in the event held in the former Portuguese colony of Macau. With considerable experience in the Circuito da Guia, the pilot Dutch will be at the controls of the Honda NSX GT3 in the first appearance of the vehicle away from the united States and without the logo of Acura. At 31 years, the pilot faces a new challenge from the hand of JAS Motorsport in a scenario in which he has competed previously as an official driver of the Mercedes.
To its program with the Honda NSX GT3, which has begun this week with a test at Monza, Renger Van der Zande has explained: “I’ve shared the track with the Honda NSX GT3 at the IMSA WeaterTeh SportsCar Championship this year, and I’ve realized how awesome that looks. to be Able to drive the car of Honda in Macau is an amazing opportunity for me. Macau is the perfect place to showcase a car like this, because the track has it all. With my experience of competing there on eight occasions, I’m sure you can offer a good result for Honda and their fans“.
JAS Motorsport will be the structure in charge of putting in competition this Honda NSX GT3. Stefano Fini, Director of the team, has expressed his satisfaction with this fact: “Honda has just started its program of global sales with the Honda NSX GT3, for which we are very grateful to be able to take part of this event. Our goal is to achieve a good place with Renger Van der Zande, a pilot with extensive experience in the orbit of the GT3 and the Circuit Da Guia. Our hope is that this involvement with the Honda NSX GT3 in Macau to generate a greater interest in potential customers“.