This race win brings Tom Coronel plenty of world championship points.
The Dutch national anthem was played for Tom Coronel after the second FIA WTCC race at the Slovakia Ring in Bratislava. After a strong fifth-place finish in the first race at the almost six kilometres long circuit in Slovakia, the 41-year old Dutch driver started the second race from pole position.
For the team members, this hard-fought victory also was the reward for hard work in the past months. Of course, this race win brings Tom Coronel plenty of world championship points. He is currently ranked seventh in the drivers’ standings with a total of 47 points. He is also the best-placed BMW driver in the 2013 FIA World Touring Car Championship.