Rus News Journal

WTCC: the ending approaches...

... And the favourite is not present?

In Okayama filled in with rains Chevrolet command made an important step forward in race behind titles after one victory and reception of very difficult points in penultimate round WTCC. In offset of manufacturers Chevrolet command lags behind a treasured title of all on 6 points while Ivan M?ller (Yvan Muller) strengthened the leadership in personal offset.

Rob Haff (Rob Huff) won the first race, starting from the third position. BMW command was the basic contender during race. Ivan M?ller finished in both races on a podium, taking two very favourable third positions. Additional points won Uniforms and Alan (Alain Menu) in the second race therefore the command actually typed 6 points for these days.

Championship WTCC of 2010 ends in three weeks in Macao with traditional and prestigious Races of Macao spent in streets of the former Portuguese enclave where in former years good luck accompanied Chevrolet.

here that its participants speak about races:


Rob Haff (1-1/4 place) : “We are very glad to todays results. Children in dark blue did remarkable work. We wanted a rain as knew that it balances chances of all cars. It was hard to guess with correct adjustment as the rain began only today, but we used experience of last years and correctly made. In the first race after start behind the car of safety I had a possibility to overtake BMW and to create a sufficient reserve. In the second race we concentrated on protection of a position of Ivan”.

Ivan M?ller (3-3/3 place) : “In one it is possible to be assured: the weekend came to the end better, than began! Today we together made very serious command effort and assembled fruits of well performed work. Start from the fourth row and end of day with two podiums and a considerable quantity of points, than at my direct competitors, is positive result. But work is not finished, and we should be very careful in Macao which as all know, always is a lottery”.

Alan Menju (9-9/5 place) : “Todays conditions actually were very difficult, everywhere there was a lot of water, and visibility was almost zero. But fortunately for all of us passed well, and now at us good position for achievement of our purposes”.



Okayama: RESULTS of the FIRST RACE

1. R.Haff of Chevrolet Cruze 16 of circles for 31 mines 46,668 with

2. E. Priol BMW 320si + 2,977 with

3. I.M?ller of Chevrolet Cruze + 4,931 with

4. A.Farfjus of BMW 320si + 8,596 with

5. N.Misheliz of SEAT Le ó n TDI + 11,310 with

9. A.Menju of Chevrolet Cruze + 30,022 with

Okayama: RESULTS of the SECOND RACE

1. A.Farfjus of BMW 320si 16 circles for 33 mines 47,799 with

M?ller of Chevrolet Cruze 0,724 with

4. R.Haff of Chevrolet Cruze + 1,098 with

5. A.Menju of Chevrolet Cruze + 1,004 with

PERSONAL OFFSET In CHAMPIONSHIP WTCC AFTER 22 RACES FROM 24:

1. I.M?ller, 295 points; 2. E.Priol (BMW), 258; 3. G.Tarkvini (SEAT), 242; 4. R.Haff (Chevrolet), 233; 5. A.Farfjus (BMW), 186; 6. A.Menju (Chevrolet), 58;... 19. L.Pernia (Chevrolet), 1.

OFFSET of MANUFACTURERS In CHAMPIONSHIP WTCC AFTER 22 RACES FROM 24:


the FOLLOWING STAGE: the eleventh, races in Macao, Guija, on November, 20-21th, 2010.