Muller wins WTCC race 1 for Citroen, whilst Loeb charges to second from last!

April 20, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Fancy meeting you here! Muller and Loeb congratulate each other on the podium as Tarquini looks on.

Yvan Muller took his first win for Citroën after dominating WTCC Race 1 at the Paul Ricard Circuit in France today. The reigning champion, who had inherited pole position after technical scrutineering yesterday, did not have the best of starts but took the lead in lap 3 after passing Michelisz and Tarquini and flew away to the chequered flag. Sébastien... [Read more...]

Citroen stripped of 1st and 2nd qualifying positions as WTCC visits France!

April 20, 2014 by Leo Nulty  

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Loeb had qualified on pole but now has plenty of work to do as he starts from the back.

Sébastien Loeb and José María López have sensationally been stripped of their first and second qualifying positions after the technical checks. During the post-qualifying checks, the FIA Technical Delegate tested the automatic fuel cut-off system on all the five cars that took part in Q3. This test failed on the Citroën C-Elysée cars of Loeb and... [Read more...]