Official website of the WTCC Honda has announced that the season-2017 Rob Huff who joined in the Munnich Motorsport factory team will replace Rio Michigami.
Rob Huff moved from Honda to Munnich Motorsport
Michigami, which debuted in the WTCC in 2016 in Motegi, finishing in 11th and 17th place in the opening race of and race, respectively, will become the new teammate Tiago Monteiro and Norbert Michelis.
“I, as the Japanese rider, very proud that I had the chance to represent the Japanese manufacturer in the WTCC, said 43-year-old Japanese. I understand that this year will be a huge challenge for me, but I was very motivated to have a successful season.
In addition, I use all the experience gained during his career in Japan. Along with Honda, Tiago and Norbert I will do my best to achieve the result.”
Michigami will take part in three-day tests at the circuit of Aragon, which begin on Wednesday and last until Friday.
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