For the first time ever, Citroën will be competing simultaneously in two FIA World Championships, with Rally Cars (WRC) and Touring Cars (WTCC).
Citroen Racing have come a long way since it officially announced it would be taking part in the World Touring Car Championship earlier this year, on 19 July!
Yvan Muller earned his fourth WTCC Drivers' title and Honda took their first Manufacturers’ title.
Several big-impact melees in both races dictate disappointment for Tom Chilton with two DNFs from contact.
The WTCC finale will be held at Macau and the battle is for the vice-champion. Both Tarquini and Chilton are the favorites but Nash also has a chance for second place in the points.
RML claims 7th FIA WTCC title since the series' inception in 2005 as Muller claims 4th Drivers' crown.
Yvan Muller: "I dedicate this victory to all at RML - they have all participated in this victory."
Michelisz takes race one win while Muller earns the WTCC championship. In race two Coronel overtakes Bennani for the victory on the Suzuka circuit.
Suzuka’s East circuit proves tricky for most with several off-track excursions affecting the top flight.
“I know that at Suzuka overdriving is punishing!” said Norbert Michelisz after claiming his second pole position in WTCC after Slovakia Ring last year. And his words clearly explained why a few top guns failed today during their last attempt in Q2
Spurred by his maiden WTCC victory just days ago, RML teammate Tom Chilton targets more winning performances
RML Group would like to personally thank Yvan for his successful contribution to the UK-based team in their WTCC program and championships.
Rob Huff eighth on the Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo.
Yvan Muller secured the first victory in the FIA World Touring Car Championship's Race of Argentina.
Yvan Muller crashed into the rear of Tiago Monteiro Honda Civic and sent him back to 9th place.