Norbert Michelisz

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    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:

A rainy day at the office: Norbert Michelisz and the MOL Group Zengő Motorsport team have faced a difficult challenge at their home-race in Hungary with both Free Practice sessions being run on a wet track.

Coming home for the most important race: Norbert Michelisz and the MOL Group Zengő Motorsport team will be chasing glory on home soil this weekend as the FIA World Touring Car Championships heads to Hungary for rounds 5 and 6 of the 2015 racing season.

Norbert 'Norbi' Michelisz will carry the hopes of a nation on his shoulders when the Hungaroring hosts the MOL Group WTCC Race of Hungary this weekend. But the Zengő Motorsport driver, 30, is not just a fan favourite, he's also a firm favourite for success in his Honda Civic WTCC, with the Yokohama Drivers' Trophy for independent racers far from being the limit of his ambitions.

Zengő Motorsport's Norbert Michelisz has lost his sixth place finish in race two after the stewards gave the Hungarian a 30-second penalty for his part in the incident which eliminated Tom Coronel's ROAL Chevrolet and the Honda of Tiago Monteiro from the race.

Norbert Michelisz and the MOL Group Zengő Motorsport team leave Morocco satisfied and with a pair of solid top 10 results in rounds 3 and 4 of the 2015 FIA WTCC season.