RML Cruzes just keep ahead of the Hondas as championship battle heats up.
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.
The scene: Chilton had looked set to steal pole with fastest first & second sector times while blocked on the final run means Muller qualifies 3rd, Chilton 5th as Tarquini takes pole position. Yet, there is a silver lining as RML designed and built...
Fernando Monje was 10th in qualifying at Marrakech and will hold pole position on the reversed grid for Race 2.
Rounds 3 & 4 of the FIA WTCC take place just outside the ancient Red City this weekend. Muller motivated for more podium success while Chilton targeting further success on challenging track
RML eclipses BMW in the all-time records... 2013 season kicks of triumphantly with double victory & first 1-2 of the year. Muller leads the drivers’ championship with 55 points and Chilton second on 32.
Yvan Muller time is a new qualifying lap record for Monza and nearly 1.5 seconds faster than the previous record.