No participation in Valencia WTCC test.
The reigning WTCC champion, Rob Huff, will be pleased just to have taken away some points from Monza after a crash on the first lap of qualifying left his SEAT León with broken suspension.
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.
Yvan Muller time is a new qualifying lap record for Monza and nearly 1.5 seconds faster than the previous record.
RML Group would like to personally thank Yvan for his successful contribution to the UK-based team in their WTCC program and championships.
The success of the Chevrolet teams and drivers in the World Touring Car Championship has been a journey which is highlighted in the video.
The Slovakia Ring proved again to be challenging for the FIA World Touring Car Championship with close racing and overtaking action in both races.
Fernando Monje was 10th in qualifying at Marrakech and will hold pole position on the reversed grid for Race 2.
After the kick off at Monza, Italy, the World Touring Car Championship will visit eleven other countries over four continents.
At the Ciragan Palace, FIA World Touring Car Championship 2012 title winners were honored in Turkey.
This was Gabriele Tarquini’s and Honda’s second consecutive pole position after Marrakech.
The streets of Boavista are merciless and upset a number of drivers over the weekend.