Nova Race Events picked Christian Pescatori as new Team Manager

Nova Race Events picked Christian Pescatori as new Team Manager

20.01.2022: The former driver at the helm of the Varese, Italy-based team, which is set for a busy 2022--fielding NSX GT3 Evo Hondas, AMG GT4 Mercedes and for the first time Civic Type R TCR Hondas

 
The former driver at the helm of the Varese, Italy-based team, which is set for a busy 2022--fielding NSX GT3 Evo Hondas, AMG GT4 Mercedes and for the first time Civic Type R TCR Hondas
 



A new skipper will steer Nova Race Events through its 2022 motorsport activities: Christian Pescatori. As a driver, the Brixia-born Pescatori stood out early on in karting and then in single-seaters, with the 1993 Italian F3 title to his credit, then he became a regular in Sportscars and GT, driving--even in works driver roles--for brands such as Ferrari, Audi, Porsche, Alfa Romeo in the most demanding series.



50-year old Pescatori had been a fixture of the Lombardy-based outfit since the 2020 season, as a coach that helped the team drivers to claim a pair of domestic GT crowns last year. He takes over from Nicola Sinigaglia, who  will focus full time on boating and is fresh from receiving a franchise in his own Veneto from a well-known company in the industry.



"Our high-profile plans for the forthcoming season and those over the medium term require an experienced man as Team Manager", said Luca Magnoni, Team Owner and amateur driver. "Submitting a proposal for the job to Christian seemed like the right thing to do to me. I am proud that Christian has accepted the offer and he has fully embraced the Nova Race Events project. I take this opportunity to thank Nicola Sinigaglia for his commitment over his spell with our team.”



Pescatori added
: "this team and me gelled from the word go and I thank Magnoni for having this opportunity. I look forward to make good use of the experience that I have been able to pile up over the years on track, in the pits and in the paddock.”



Nova Race claimed the 2021 Italian GT3 Am Endurance title as well as the 2021 GT4 Am Sprint crown: in 2022 in addition to continue its commitment to domestic and international activities that will give them the chanche to field GT3 Hondas and the GT4 Mercedes will also make its tin-top debut: new TCR Civics built by Milan-based JAS Motorsport have been in the team premises since late November. The full 2022 plans will be announced timely.
 




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