How Touring Car racing was never able to catch on here in the US still baffles the mind, as it’s probably the most exciting form of racing in the world. One of the biggest aspects of Touring Car racing is the fact that the cars that are racing on the track are the closest that the anyone can get to own in real life. While rules vary from country to country, most series require that the competitors start with a standard body shell, derived from actual production cars.

As the video shows, even a Four-time NASCAR Champion gives his respects to Touring Car speed and agility.