On the morning of March 14 at the autodrome in Monza started the official pre-season tests WTCC.
During the winter the participants of the world Touring worked separately, so the first time after the final stage of 2016 in Qatar they appeared together on one track.
To combat the riders are also joined by four-time champion Yvan Muller, who completed a career. The Frenchman this year took the position of pilot for the development of the Volvo and will help the team Polestar Racing in the Cyan developing machine S60 TC1.
Calendar WTCC championship season 2017
In total, the first and only day of collective tests before the start of the season will be attended by 13 riders, including newcomer Ian Erlacher, which in 2017 will be the private pilot Lada Vesta.
After the first two hours of testing the first line of Protocol is the 2012 champion Rob Huff, pereshedshie team Munnich Motorsport and sat down behind the wheel of a Citroën C-Elysée WTCC.
The tests will last until 20:00 Moscow time with a break from 14:30 to 16:00.
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