Jean-Karl Vernay1987-10-31 (age 31)
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WRT Audi driver Jean-Karl Vernay survived an investigation into his start to win the final World Touring Car Cup race at Zandvoort.
Gabriele Tarquini and Rob Huff share race victories at the new Zhejiang Circuit in China
The local hero posted a lap time of 1:40.693, in the Romeo Ferraris-built the Alfa Romeo Giulietta
Jean Karl Vernay grabbed a last-gasp pole position for the TCR season finale at Macau in a rain-hit qualifying session on Saturday from Leopard Racing teammate Stefano Comini.
Jean-Karl Vernay emerged victorious in a wet second TCR race at the Salzburgring as he inherited the lead before the start - despite having been originally set to line up seventh.
Leopard Racing's Jean-Karl Vernay fought off his teammate and reigning champion Stefano Comini to claim his first TCR International Series win in Race 2 at Spa-Francorchamps.
WestCoast Racing's Gianni Morbidelli was victorious in the first TCR International Series race at Estoril, securing his triumph with a late pass on poleman Mat'o Homola.
A string of issues frustrated Team WRT's race at Paul Ricard
Laurens Vanthoor, Robin Frijns, and Jean-Karl Vernay took a brilliant second place at Silverstone
The stewards deemed the refueling restrictor to be in breach of the regulations.
Laurens Vanthoor, Robin Frijns and Jean-Karl Vernay took an excellent third overall (and 2nd in the Pro Cup) after a solid and consistent race in the Blancpain Endurance season-opener.