RML Group would like to personally thank Yvan for his successful contribution to the UK-based team in their WTCC program and championships.
Argentinian racer ‘Pechito’ López won his debut race from the pole position on the Termas de Río Honda circuit in his homeland. WTCC points leader Yvan Muller took the race 1 victory.
Yet another pole position for Muller in his RML Chevrolet Cruze! His teammate Chilton secured 2nd for the World Touring Car Championship's inaugural race at Termas de Río Hondo circuit. Making his, López will start race 2 from pole in his homeland.
The streets of Boavista are merciless and upset a number of drivers over the weekend.
Yam Muller shows his class to score two podiums, and Tom Chilton excels in Race 1 but luck runs out in Race 2.
Chevrolet drivers took victories in the two FIA World Touring Car Championship races in Austria and both put on a show for the fans with Nykjær flawless in race 1 and in race 2 Nash resisted the pressure to score his maiden victory.
The Slovakia Ring proved again to be challenging for the FIA World Touring Car Championship with close racing and overtaking action in both races.
The scene is set for an intriguing fight tomorrow between Honda versus Chevrolet.
This was Gabriele Tarquini’s and Honda’s second consecutive pole position after Marrakech.
RML-built Chevrolet Cruze wins race one as Yvan Muller and Tom Chilton swap fastest laps.
Weekend in Morocco helped Alex MacDowall maintain a top three placing in the Independents points.
James Nash: “It felt great to get my first WTCC podium."
Fernando Monje was 10th in qualifying at Marrakech and will hold pole position on the reversed grid for Race 2.