Gabriele Tarquini took a relatively comfortable win in the World Touring Car Cup, ahead of Norbert Nagy and Yvan Muller.
2018 WTCR – Slovakiaring
It was a great qualifying session for the Hungarian drivers this afternoon, with Michelisz going fastest, and Nagy taking the reverse-grid pole position for race two.
Pepe Oriola controlled the race nicely en route to taking his and Campos Racing’s first race win of the 2018 campaign.
Norbert Michelisz, Yvan Muller and Thed Bjork have all been excluded from today’s qualifying session after the Hyundai trio were found to be running illegal boost levels.
Gabriele Tarquini and Norbert Michelisz will lock-out the front row of the grid for race one at the Slovakiaring, with a hefty pace advantage over the rest of the field.
Here’s the key points to take from both free practice sessions at the Slovakiaring, just before the World Touring Car Cup (WTCR) gets qualifying underway.
The World Touring Car Cup (WTCR) heads to Slovakia this weekend, where local hero Mat’o Homola will be looking to build upon his maiden WTCR race victory from last time out at Vila Real.
Petr Fulin and Andrej Studenic have been announced as wildcard entries to the WTCR races this weekend at the Slovakiaring.
Italian racer, Kevin Ceccon, will make his WTCR debut after being announced as a replacement for Gianni Morbidelli at Team Mulsanne.