|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...]|
|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...]|
|CITROËN AND JOSÉ MARÍA LÓPEZ GO IN SEARCH OF MORE WORLD TITLES|
| ||The FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) returns to action in Japan at the Twin Ring Motegi race track. For José María López and Yvan Muller, the aim will be – as ever– to win for the Citroën Total team. A successful weekend in the land of the rising sun could also enable Citroën and Pechito López to secure world titles for the third year running.
After starting the season in Europe and then making the long trip to Argentina in early August, the FIA WTCC now embarks on a three-stop tour ...[Read more...]|
|A DATE WITH DESTINY FOR JOSÉ MARÍA LÓPEZ|
| ||Five weeks after winning the Manufacturers' World Championship in China*, Citroën is preparing for what could be another decisive weekend. This weekend's meeting could see José María López, who has led the standings by a comfortable margin all year, clinch a second FIA WTCC title. Only Yvan Muller can stand in his way. Sébastien Loeb and Ma Qing Hua complete a quartet of Citroën Total drivers at the top of the table. The venue for the FIA WTCC's first visit to Thailand will be the Chang Internat...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO POLESTAR RACING ENTERS WTCC RACES IN SHANGHAI WITH THED BJÖRK|
|Volvo Polestar Racing will take part in the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) races at Shanghai International Circuit in China with newly crowned Swedish Touring Car Championship (STCC) champion Thed Björk.
'We are entering this race to check the pulse of WTCC, as well as celebrating Thed Björk's amazing performance in the STCC this year,' said Alexander Murdzevski Schedvin, Motorsport Commercial Director at Volvo Cars.
Björk, who secured the 2013 STCC title after winning nine of t...[Read more...]|