Hyundai Podiums at Home Weekend in Monterey

  • No. 19 van der Steur Racing Hyundai Veloster N TCR Secures Podium in Dramatic Race to the Finish Line
  • Hyundai Finishes with Three Cars in the Top Five
  • Taylor Hagler and Michael Lewis Retain Championship Lead with Fifth-place Finish


Hyundai concluded its home event, the Hyundai Monterey Sports Car Championship at WeatherTech Raceway, with a third-place finish in the Laguna Seca 120 for the No. 19 Hyundai Veloster N TCR driven by Rory van der Steur and Tyler Gonzalez. Hyundai’s fleet of five Elantra N and three Veloster N TCR cars competed in round three of the 2022 IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge and took three of the top five finishing spots. The Bryan Herta Autosport No. 98 Hyundai Elantra N TCR car driven by Harry Gottsacker and Parker Chase led away from pole, but the team’s fortunes shifted due to a mid-race caution and contact from a trailing competitor.

  • Top Finishing Hyundai: Third place for the No. 19 Hyundai Veloster N TCR driven by Rory van der Steur and Tyler Gonzalez.  
  • Top Qualifying Hyundai: First place for the No. 98 Hyundai Elantra N TCR driven by Harry Gottsacker and Parker Chase.

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Hyundai Podiums at Home Weekend in Monterey
#98: Bryan Herta Autosport w/ Curb-Agajanian, Hyundai Elantra N TCR, TCR: Parker Chase, Harry Gottsacker

Hyundai Finishing Results

PositionDriversTeamCar
3R. van der Steur / T. GonzalezVan der Steur Racing#19 Veloster N TCR
4H. Gottsacker / P. ChaseBryan Herta Autosport#98 Elantra N TCR
5M. Lewis / T. HaglerBryan Herta Autosport#1 Elantra N TCR
6M. Johnson / S. SimpsonBryan Herta Autosport#54 Elantra N TCR
7T. Maxson / M. FilippiBryan Herta Autosport#77 Veloster N TCR
9R. Wickens / M. WilkinsBryan Herta Autosport#33 Elantra N TCR
10R. Norman / A. MussBryan Herta Autosport#2 Elantra N TCR
11C. Bacon / K. RaineriCB Motorsports#18 Veloster N TCR

Hyundai Championship Standings

PositionDriversTeamCarTotal Points
1M. Lewis / T. HaglerBryan Herta Autosport#1 Elantra N TCR900
3R. van der Steur / T. GonzalezVan der Steur Racing#19 Veloster N TCR810
6M. Johnson / S. SimpsonBryan Herta Autosport#54 Elantra N TCR720
7H. Gottsacker / P. ChaseBryan Herta Autosport#98 Elantra N TCR710
8R. Wickens / M. WilkinsBryan Herta Autosport#33 Elantra N TCR700
11T. Maxson / M. FilippiBryan Herta Autosport#77 Veloster N TCR620
12R. Norman / A. MussBryan Herta Autosport#2 Elantra N TCR590
15C. Bacon / K. RaineriCB Motorsports#18 Veloster N TCR190

IMSA TCR Manufacturer Standings

PositionManufacturerTotal Points
1Alfa Romeo980
2Hyundai940
4Audi920
3Honda910
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