The tin-top team gunning to establish its own dynasty

The tin-top team gunning to establish its own dynasty

There are names with pedigree aplenty on the World Touring Car Cup grid. You have to delve a bit deeper to locate Lynk & Co's heritage, but there's plenty of reason to get excited about the team with exciting prospects for 2019

Take a look at the brands on the World Touring Car Cup grid and it's hard to miss the motorsport pedigree each brings - even when you narrow that down to tin-tops.

Alfa Romeo has its run of mid-1980s European Touring Car titles, the came/saw/conquered Alfa Corse British Touring Car season of '94 and successful European and World Touring Car programme of the mid-2000s, while Cupra can call on the WTCC dominance of parent company SEAT and its turbodiesel mastery.

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