The entry list for the 2015 Macau Guia touring car race has been revealed with the new Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR car featuring in the season finale of the inaugural TCR International Series season.
The car is set to be driven by Mario Ferraris, having been built and developed by the independent Romeo Ferraris outfit. The team are no strangers to touring car competition, having competed since 2010 in the Superstars Series.
With a history dating back to the 1960s, the team have amassed considerable experience across touring cars, GT racing and one-make series.
In addition the entry of a new car brand, Franz Engstler will return to the grid for the first time since Valencia, taking to the track at the wheel of a third Volkswagen Golf car run by his Liqui Moly Team Engstler outfit.
Former World Touring Car Champion Rob Huff will make his début in the series, racing a WestCoast Honda alongside regular drivers Gianni Morbidelli and Kevin Gleason. The Swedish team will also expand to a fourth car for the finale, with an additional Civic for Hong Kong racer Sunny Wong.
Target Competition’s Andrea Belicchi, who completed the first 16 races of the season, will return to the championship, having missed the event in Singapore.
As in previous events in Asia in the second half of 2015, the grid will comprise entries from the TCR Asia Series combined with those for the TCR International Series.
In total there will be 31 cars represented by seven different manufacturers on the grid.