Without a doubt, Toyota It is one of the companies that invests the most in motorsports. And not only worldwide with its participation in the WRC, the Wec or Dakar Rally, it also does so at the regional level in Argentina and in Brazil. That is why it is not surprising that the Japanese brand has noticed the TCR South America, a category that will begin shooting in 2021.
"We already have authorization from the parent company to manufacture a sedan", he assured Daniel Herrero, President of Toyota Argentina in an interview in WorldSport (Monday to Friday, from 18 to 19 on La 990) when they asked him about the company's participation in the new series that will be presented in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay.
Toyota is already in the process of homologation of the model to participate in the TCR South America and once obtained will begin to manufacture them in Argentina, surely in the facilities of the Toyota GAZZO Racing that runs in the Super TC2000 and Top Race.
These vehicles will not only be able to participate in the South American series, but will also beThey will be exported to the rest of the world to be used in other championships based on the TCR regulation. "This will generate more work in the country", the executive explained.