Today’s guest should be well known to our listeners in North America. His name is João Barbosa.
He’s been racing in the US for many years and is the winner of the 2014 and 2015 IMSA United Sportscar Championship, together with team mate Christian Fittipaldi.
He spoke to us just before last month’s Sebring 12 hours.
Our guest today is Tiago Monteiro, a Honda factory driver in the FIA World Touring Car Championship.
He’s been in the WTCC for several seasons but has a long career including Formula 1, Champ Car, competing in the The Le Mans 24h both in GT’s and prototypes, and much more.
He shared some thoughts with us about the upcoming WTCC season, which starts this weekend, as well some great stories from the past years.
We hope you enjoy the show!
Today we have Filipe Albuquerque as our guest.
He has a long and successful CV in junior formulas, and has been an Audi factory driver for several years, driving their cars in the Le Mans 24h, DTM and various GT championships.
He has another busy season ahead, competing in the WEC in LMP2, the Blancpain Endurance Series, and the IMSA Weathertech Sportcar Championship.
Besides all that, he is also Portuguese and a good friend of ours, so we’re very proud to have him on the show!
We are very proud to have him on the show, and hope you enjoy the interview.
He recently launched his own company MPR Motorsport, and we spoke with him a little while ago to learn more about that as well as his career.