Pilot Sebastien Loeb Racing’s Mehdi Bennani won the opening race of Macau.
The Moroccan took a solid start from pole position for reverse grid and led throughout the race, which did not pass the whole distance.
The fact that at the sixth round of the eight sessions there was a big blockage: Honda pilot Norbert Michelis crashed his car into a narrow turn Police, and then it crashed Esteban, Guerrieri, Rob Huff and Tom Chilton.
The blockage provoked the stop of the race. After a brief meeting, the organizers decided not to resume the race and considered the results for the first five laps.
Was declared the winner Bennani and company on the podium has made him a highly experienced Tom Coronel Chevrolet and Honda representative Rio Michigami.
The fourth was That of björk, and fifth place was taken by the culprit stop race open, Michalis.
The second half of the top ten made up of Guerrieri, Huff, Chilton, Nick Katsburg and Kevin Gleason.
Thus, the results of the first race in Macau björk has approved its first place in the standings of the season-2017 WTCC, increasing the advantage over Michelson to 16.5 points.
|1.||Mehdi Bennani||Sebastien Loeb Racing||12.26,832|
|2.||Tom Coronel||ROAL Motorsport||+1,952|
|3.||Rio Michigami||Honda Racing Team JAS||+3,265|
|4.||Ted Björk||Cyan Polestar Racing||+3,627|
|5.||Norbert Michelis||Honda Racing Team JAS||+4,577|
|6.||Esteban, Guerrieri||Honda Racing Team JAS||+5,379|
|7.||Rob Huff||All-Inkl.com Munnich Motorsport||+6,635|
|8.||Tom Chilton||Sebastien Loeb Racing||+8,068|
|9.||Nick Katsburg||Cyan Polestar Racing||+10,688|
|10.||Kevin Gleason||RC Motorsport||+12,040|
|11.||John Philip||Sebastien Loeb Racing||+13,946|
|12.||Yann Erlacher||RC Motorsport||+14,592|
|13.||Nestor Girolami||Cyan Polestar Racing||+18,512|
|14.||Ma Qing Hua||Sebastien Loeb Racing||+18,683|
|15.||Daniel Nagy||Zengo Motorsport||+25,074|
|16.||Zsolt Ruff||Zengo Motorsport||+37,025|
|17.||Ka Lok Mak||RC Motorsport||+46,075|
|18.||On A VA Out||Campos Racing||+2.00,220|
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