Starting from the front row of the grid, the Honda Civic # 18 driver added: "Anything can happen."
This was Gabriele Tarquini’s and Honda’s second consecutive pole position after Marrakech.
Gabriele Tarquini lands the WTCC pole for Honda at the Race of Morocco
Fernando Monje was 10th in qualifying at Marrakech and will hold pole position on the reversed grid for Race 2.
Marc Basseng almost on the podium on position four, Rob Huff on six and ten.
The original plan for Tiago Monteiro and the JAS Motorsport Honda team testing was changed from two days to just one due to bad weather in Milan, Italy.