|CITROËN BOWS OUT AFTER THREE FIA WTCC WORLD TITLES|
|The final meeting of the 2016 FIA WTCC season, in Qatar, marked the end of Citroën Racing's involvement in the championship. The Citroën C-Elysée WTCC claimed its fiftieth victory in three seasons, and in his farewell to elite motorsport Yvan Muller secured second place in the World Championship, behind his teammate José María López. Citroën's track racing adventure has come to an end after three consecutive world titles.
José María López clocked the fastest time in Q1 on Friday with 1m59.788...[Read more...]|
|A NIGHT TO REMEMBER FOR THE CITROËN C-ELYSÉE WTCC|
| ||After a long hiatus, the 2016 FIA World Touring Car Championship draws to a close in Qatar with two night races at the Losail circuit. Although the titles are all sewn up already, by Citroën and José María López*, there will be plenty of emotion as the Citroën Total team completes its final WTCC race. Yvan Muller, who is in contention for second in the championship, is also calling time on a fabulous career in top-class racing.
Citroën Racing's foray into global track racing, which began in 2...[Read more...]|
|CITROËN CELEBRATES FIA WTCC* CROWN WITH A TREBLE|
|The day after securing its third consecutive FIA World Touring Car Championship title, Citroën shone in the races at the Shanghai circuit, with José María López, Yvan Muller and Mehdi Bennani giving the C-Elysée WTCC its first one-two-three finish of the season. Yvan Muller's two podium places secured his position as second in the Drivers' World Championship, now with a healthy lead over his rivals. Mehdi Bennani has sewn up the WTCC Trophy, the competition for independent drivers.
For the re...[Read more...]|
|LÓPEZ AND MULLER ON THE PODIUM IN MARRAKECH|
|On a circuit where overtaking is virtually impossible, the Citroën Total team drivers managed to improve on their starting positions. With podium finishes in the first race, José María López and Yvan Muller leave Morocco feeling satisfied with their performance. With a third of the season now complete, Citroën and López maintain their leads in the FIA World Touring Car Championship standings.
In the opening race, Yvan Muller was the best placed Citroën driver on the reverse starting grid, set...[Read more...]|
|LÓPEZ SNATCHES VICTORY IN NAILBITER|
|José María López emerged victorious in yesterday's FIA WTCC meeting at the Slovakia Ring, in a main race that was still undecided going into the final bend. The Citroën Total driver has established himself as the man to beat in 2016, despite the 80kg of ballast carried by his Citroën C-Elysée WTCC.
Spectators arriving at the Slovakia Ring were met with glorious sunshine as, in accordance with the new regulations, the top ten from qualifying lined up in reverse order on the grid for the openin...[Read more...]|