Bartosz Groszek TCR Champion in Eastern Europe

Bartosz Groszek TCR Champion in Eastern Europe

05.09.2022: For the first time, an Audi Sport customer team won the TCR Eastern Europe. With 23 drivers classified, the series held in six Eastern European countries was particularly strong this year. Bartosz Groszek had traveled to Most for the finale with a two-poi

For the first time, an Audi Sport customer team won the TCR Eastern Europe. With 23 drivers classified, the series held in six Eastern European countries was particularly strong this year. Bartosz Groszek had traveled to Most for the finale with a two-point advantage.

After the driver of the Aditis Racing team finished fourth in the first sprint with his Audi RS 3 LMS, he fell one point behind title rival Petr Semerád.

In the decisive second race on the Czech circuit, the tension was then high: Groszek was initially ahead of Semerád, then the Hyundai driver overtook him until Groszek again moved ahead of Semerád. Finally, on the fifth lap, his pursuer had to retire with a technical issue.

Thus, another fourth place was enough for the Polish privateer to lead the overall standings. In the end, Bartosz Groszek clinched the first title of an Audi TCR customer in the 2022 season with an eleven-point advantage.

For the Audi RS 3 LMS, it was already the 25th international drivers title since 2017.

Eva-Maria Becker - photo Petr Fryba


05.09.2022 / MaP

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