Pescara, Italy (April 3, 2019) – Solaris Motorsport will field an international line up in its 2019 NASCAR Whelen Euro Series campaign, the second one for the Italian team. Francesco Sini, historic driver of the Pescara-based squad, will aim to the top positions in ELITE 1 Division, while the 17 years old Israeli driver Naveh Tavlor after several years of karting and two national titles will make his debut on racing cars in the ELITE 2 Division.
“Since my first EuroNASCAR test at Franciacorta circuit during the recruitment day I understood that this series would be my future. The awesome engine power, the huge brakes and the intense challenge to be in sync with the car convinced me to accept this adventure.” said Naveh Talor, that lived in the USA for 8 years and now he’s majoring in Electronics. Two times Israeli karting champion, Talor is focused on the his new challenge: “I’m a big fan of the series, the Alon Day’s success was a big push for me to join in on the fun as a fellow Israeli and try to print more pride to our small country. To have the chance to race with Solaris Motorsport and to have an expert driver as Francesco make me confident about the season. I want to thank the whole team and my parents for this great opportunity. I’ll push as much as I can in order to conquer the podium as often as I can.”
“First of all I want to welcome Naveh in our team, his arrival is the result of the good things made last year.” commented Francesco Sini, that want to best his third place conquered in 2019 NASCAR GP of UK. “Lots of new things will await us, new shock absorbers, new tyres, it will be a new challenge but we can start from the data collected in our first EuroNASCAR campaign. The level of the series has grown again with new great drivers and important teams, there will be many drivers fighting for the podium, we want to be part of this great battle. The arrival of Naveh will be a great incentive for us. I can’t wait for Valencia, only few days and engines will return to roar!”
The 2019 NASCAR Whelen Euro Series season is scheduled at Valencia Ricardo Tormo Circuit on April 13-14th, where 33 EuroNASCAR cars will launch another pure racing season.
Photo Credit: Stephane Azemard / NASCAR Whelen Euro Series