In initial qualifying, Vervisch took second place to equal his prior best subordinate opening available during a Nürburgring. In competition one, a Belgian took third place to dip his fifth prize of a year. Denis Dupont finished a violent second competition as best Audi motorist after producing a flawless expostulate on a approach to fourth place. Since his Audi RS 3 LMS remained undamaged, he also had a good possibility of success in competition 3 by starting from sixth place. The 25-year aged budding talent used his position perfectly, kept himself out of a jostling during a front of a margin and crossed a finish line in third place. A competition blocking to correct a shop-worn quell also unsuccessful to hit a Belgian off his walk on his best weekend so far. Frédéric Vervisch gathering spiritedly behind to take fourth place. Nathanaël Berthon claimed an eighth place in both a second and third races, Aurélien Panis took ninth in a final race.
“Congratulation to Jean-Michel Baert, his Comtoyou group and all a drivers,” pronounced Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport patron racing. “They had a good weekend with dual podiums and an glorious group performance.” By contrast, a eventuality was a reversal for a Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team. Jean-Karl Vernay scored no points after subordinate twice outward a tip ten, group partner Gordon Shedden also had to settle for finishes outward a tip ten. In a final race, a Scotsman constructed a good quip expostulate to urge from 21st on a grid to finish 13th.
The subsequent FIA WTCR eventuality follows in only one week. The teams transport from Ningbo to a bustling Chinese capital Wuhan about 900 kilometers serve west, where a drivers contest on a third of 4 travel circuits this season.
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