Motorsports news - Nicky Catsburg joins the 2019 WTCR grid
Nicky Catsburg has agreed to join the FIA World Touring Car Championship series in 2019.
The 30-year-old has been signed up as one of four Hyundai Motorsport customer racing drivers, alongside Augusto Farfus, Norbert Michelisz and Gabriele Tarquini.
Catsburg enjoyed a successful spell in the FIA World Touring Car Championship between 2015-2017.
“I have seen most of the WTCR races and I can’t deny that I really wanted to be a part of it in 2019.
"I have not raced a TCR car yet, but Gabriele just won the championship so I am sure he will bring me up to speed quickly.”