3rd place for Nobert Kiss in overall standings, 2nd for André Kursim in Promoter’s Cup – tankpool24 Racing Team celebrates successful season finale
Suspense and emotions were running high at the 2017 truck racing season finale on the weekend of 7 and 8 October: Following a successful racing weekend, tankpool24 pilots Norbert Kiss and André Kursim celebrated a superb 4th place in the overall team standings. With Hamburg-based manufacturer MEYLE on their side, the team relied on MEYLE ORIGINAL engine mounts and rpm sensors as well as MEYLE-ORIGINAL clutch boosters to gear up the race trucks.
The event attracted some 27,000 spectators who witnessed an exciting season climax. Up to the last round, the contenders in the ninth and last racing event of the 2017 FIA European Truck Racing series were fiercely duelling to come out of the demanding racetrack as the winner. In the final race, tankpool24 driver Norbert Kiss came in 6th which secured him 3rd place in the overall championship standings. „We improved a lot this season – from a technical point of view as well as from team performance. I'm very proud", said Norbert Kiss. "3rd place in the overall standings was my goal for this season – I am very happy for this result!"