Niels Langeveld will make a return to touring car competition in 2021 after being named as part of the Sebastien Loeb Racing line-up for a new TCR Europe programme.
The former WTCR racer will drive one of four new Hyundai Elantra N TCRs being entered into the series by the French team, with the new campaign kicking off in Slovakia next month.
Having dropped out of WTCR last year, Langeveld raced in ADAC GT Masters but said he was delighted to be back in tin-tops for the season ahead.
“I am proud and happy to be given this opportunity, both my sponsors and Sebastien Loeb Racing having expressed their full confidence in me,” he said. “For me, this is the perfect scenario as well as the baseline for a successful season. Hyundai Motorsport Customer Racing cars have always been strong in TCR and Sebastien Loeb Racing is a mega professional team that has had…