Castrol Honda J.A.S. team driver Gabriele Tarquini was released from the Budapest Military Hospital and looks forward to the WTCC event in Austria.
Castrol Honda World Touring Car Championship team's driver was invited to the Goodwood Festival of Speed to drive the famous Honda RA272 Formula One car.
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 earned his fourth WTCC Drivers' title and Honda took their first Manufacturers’ title.
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 Stewards of the FIA World Touring Car Championship came down hard on 14 drivers for “Unsporting behaviour on the track..."!
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.
Fernando Monje was 10th in qualifying at Marrakech and will hold pole position on the reversed grid for Race 2.
This was Gabriele Tarquini’s and Honda’s second consecutive pole position after Marrakech.
Honda Racing's Gabriele Tarquini crashed the Citroen party in race one and snagged the final spot on the podium.