Norbert Michelisz

  • The Original Gamer-Turned-Racer

    Norbert Michelisz was arguably the first to find his way into international motorsport via computer games. Valentin Khorounzhiy tells his story.

    He’s the home hero most of Hungary wants to win when the FIA World Touring Car Championship makes its annual visit to the Hungaroring from 12-14 May.
  • Michelisz can’t wait to be Honda hero

    Honda Racing’s new recruits, Rob Huff and Norbert Michelisz, will relish the intra-team battle for glory when the 2016 WTCC gets underway at Circuit Paul Ricard from 1-3 April.
My next race:

Thed Björk grabbed the first win in the FIA World Touring Car Championship win for himself, Volvo and Polestar Cyan Racing in a penultimate-corner pass on Norbert Michelisz in the Opening Race at WTCC Race of China.

Pole position for the Opening Race at FIA WTCC Race of China has been secured by John Filippi, while all five cars will feature in the front five places.

Polestar Cyan Racing’s Fredrik Ekblom marked his return to the FIA World Touring Car Championship in style with the fastest time in Free Practice 2 at WTCC Race of China.

Thed Björk has set the pace in Free Practice 1 at FIA WTCC Race of China this morning, lapping the 4.603-kilometre Shanghai International Circuit in a time of 1m51.838s in his factory Volvo S60 Polestar TC1.

Yvan Muller took victory in the Main Race at FIA WTCC JVCKENWOOD Race of Japan, but second was enough for José María López to be provisional champion*.