Yvan Muller secured the first victory in the FIA World Touring Car Championship's Race of Argentina.
All three Hondas battle to take points in Race 1 on the Rio Hondo circuit. A comeback for the team with Gabriele Tarquini placing second in Race 2.
Yvan Muller crashed into the rear of Tiago Monteiro Honda Civic and sent him back to 9th place.
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.
LADA Sport LUKOIL drivers James Thompson and Mikhail Kozlovskiy qualified in 12th and 18th places respectively.
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.
Portuguese racing star Tiago Monteiro thrilled his thousands of fans on Race One with a magical race to move into 9th position on the very last lap to earn valuable championship points.
Norbert Michelisz took the third step on the podium to confirm his third consecutive podium finish.
The Stewards of the FIA World Touring Car Championship came down hard on 14 drivers for “Unsporting behaviour on the track..."!
Before flying to the Salzburgring Tiago conducted a shakedown in Italy.
World Touring Car Championship regulations call for the top 10 places on the starting grid are reversed and it work for the Honda Civics to be on the second podium today.
Tiago Monteiro wants to end up on the podium again, this time at the Hungaroring
The Portuguese driver Tiago Monteiro completed the race closely behind eventual race winner, team-mate Gabriele Tarquini.
RML Cruzes just keep ahead of the Hondas as championship battle heats up.
The Slovakia Ring proved again to be challenging for the FIA World Touring Car Championship with close racing and overtaking action in both races.