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Statistics of the first WTCR year

2018-12-31T00:18:20+01:00December 30th, 2018|2018|

Here are the key statistics from the inaugural WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup presented by OSCARO.

Wins:
5: Gabriele Tarquini
4: Thed Björk
4: Jean-Karl Vernay
3: Yvan Muller
2: Yann Ehrlacher
2: Esteban Guerrieri
2: Rob Huff
1: Mehdi Bennani
1: Kevin Ceccon
1: Aurélien Comte
1: Mato Homola
1: Norbert Michelisz
1: Pepe Oriola
1: Gordon Shedden
1: Frédéric Vervisch

DHL Pole Position Awards:
6: Thed Björk
4: Rob Huff
3: Norbert Michelisz
2: Gabriele Tarquini
2: Jean-Karl Vernay
1: Kevin Ceccon
1: Aurélien Comte
1: Gordon Shedden

Race 2 (reverse-grid) pole positions:
3: Pepe Oriola (pictured)
2: Mehdi Bennani
1: Rob Huff
1: Norbert Nagy
1: Timo Scheider
1: Gordon Shedden
1: James Thompson

Fastest laps:
5: Gabriele Tarquini
4: Thed Björk
4: Jean-Karl Vernay
3: Yann Ehrlacher
3: Norbert Michelisz
2: Rob Huff
2: Pepe Oriola
2: Frédéric Vervisch
1: Mehdi Bennani
1: Kevin Ceccon
1: Esteban Guerrieri
1: Yvan Muller
1: Dániel Nagy

Laps led:
Gabriele Tarquini: 73
Jean-Karl Vernay: 63
Thed Björk: 48
Yvan Muller: 32
Gordon Shedden: 28
Yann Ehrlacher: 26
Rob Huff: 22
Mehdi Bennani: 18
Aurélien Comte and Esteban Guerrieri: 16
Kevin Ceccon: 15
Norbert Michelisz: 14
Pepe Oriola: 10
Frédéric Vervisch: 5
Timo Scheider: 3

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy:
2: Thed Björk
2: Yann Ehrlacher
2: Gabriele Tarquini
2: Frédéric Vervisch
1: Rob Huff
1: Pepe Oriola

TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver (MVD):
3: Gabriele Tarquini
1: Thed Björk
1: Kevin Ceccon
1: Yann Ehrlacher
1: Esteban Guerrieri
1: Yvan Muller
1: Pepe Oriola
1: Gordon Shedden

Second-place finishes:
5: Aurélien Comte
3: Esteban Guerrieri­
3: Yvan Muller
3: Pepe Oriola
2: Mehdi Bennani
2: Thed Björk
2: Rob Huff
2: Gabriele Tarquini
2: Frédéric Vervisch
1: Yann Ehrlacher
1: Norbert Michelisz
1: Dániel Nagy
1: Norbert Nagy
1: Jean-Karl Vernay
1: Timo Scheider

Third-place finishes:
6: Yvan Muller
4: Rob Huff
4: Norbert Michelisz
4: Frédéric Vervisch
3: Pepe Oriola
2: Denis Dupont
1: Nathanaël Berthon
1: Thed Björk
1: Kevin Ceccon
1: Esteban Guerrieri
1: Gordon Shedden
1: Gabriele Tarquini
1: James Thompson

Race by race:

WTCR AFRIQUIA RACE OF MOROCCO

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 1 winner: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 1 fastest lap: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 2: Pepe Oriola (ESP) Cupra TCR
Race 2 winner: Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 2 fastest lap: Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 winner: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 fastest lap: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

WTCR RACE OF HUNGARY

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Norbert Michelisz (HUN) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 1 winner: Yann Ehrlacher (FRA) Honda Civic Type R TCR
Race 1 fastest lap: Esteban Guerrieri (ARG) Honda Civic Type R TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 2: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Polo GTI TCR
Race 2 winner: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Polo GTI TCR
Race 2 fastest lap: Dániel Nagy (HUN) Hyundai i30 N TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Norbert Michelisz (HUN) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 winner: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 fastest lap: Yann Ehrlacher (FRA) Honda Civic Type R TCR

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Yann Ehrlacher (FRA) Honda Civic Type R TCR
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

WTCR RACE OF GERMANY

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 1 winner: Yvan Muller (FRA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 1 fastest lap: Norbert Michelisz (HUN) Hyundai i30 N TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 2: Pepe Oriola (ESP) Cupra TCR
Race 2 winner: Esteban Guerrieri (ARG) Honda Civic Type R TCR
Race 2 fastest lap: Norbert Michelisz (HUN) Hyundai i30 N TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 winner: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 fastest lap: Frédéric Vervisch (BEL) Audi RS 3 LMS

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Frédéric Vervisch (BEL) Audi RS 3 LMS
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Yvan Muller (FRA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

WTCR RACE OF NETHERLANDS

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Race 1 winner: Yann Ehrlacher (FRA) Honda Civic Type R TCR
Race 1 fastest lap: Yann Ehrlacher (FRA) Honda Civic Type R TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 2: James Thompson (GBR) Honda Civic Type R TCR
Race 2 winner: Aurélien Comte (FRA) PEUGEOT 308TCR
Race 2 fastest lap: Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 3 winner: Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 3 fastest lap: Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Yann Ehrlacher (FRA) Honda Civic Type R TCR
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Yann Ehrlacher (FRA) Honda Civic Type R TCR

WTCR RACE OF PORTUGAL

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Race 1 winner: Yvan Muller (FRA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 1 fastest lap: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 2: Gordon Shedden (GBR) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 2 winner: Mato Homola (SVK) PEUGEOT 308TCR
Race 2 fastest lap: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 winner: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 fastest lap: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Pepe Oriola (ESP) Cupra TCR

WTCR RACE OF SLOVAKIA

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 1 winner:
Pepe Oriola (ESP) Cupra TCR
Race 1 fastest lap: Pepe Oriola (ESP) Cupra TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 2: Norbert Nagy (Cupra TCR)
Race 2 winner: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 2 fastest lap: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Norbert Michelisz (HUN) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 winner: Norbert Michelisz (HUN) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 fastest lap: Norbert Michelisz (HUN) Hyundai i30 N TCR

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

WTCR RACE OF CHINA-NINGBO

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 1 winner:
Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 1 fastest lap: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 2: Mehdi Bennani (MAR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Race 2 winner: Yvan Muller (FRA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 2 fastest lap: Yvan Muller (FRA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 winner: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 fastest lap: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Thed Björk (SWE) Hyundai i30 N TCR

WTCR RACE OF CHINA-WUHAN

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 1 winner:
Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 1 fastest lap: Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS

DHL Pole Position Race 2: Mehdi Bennani (MAR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Race 2 winner: Mehdi Bennani (MAR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Race 2 fastest lap: Mehdi Bennani (MAR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Gordon Shedden (GBR) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 3 winner: Gordon Shedden (GBR) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 3 fastest lap: Frédéric Vervisch (BEL) Audi RS 3 LMS

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Frédéric Vervisch (BEL) Audi RS 3 LMS
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Gordon Shedden (GBR) Audi RS 3 LMS

WTCR JVCKENWOOD RACE OF JAPAN

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Aurélien Comte (FRA) PEUGEOT 308TCR
Race 1 winner: Kevin Ceccon (ITA) Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR
Race 1 fastest lap: Kevin Ceccon (ITA) Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 2: Pepe Oriola (ESP) Cupra TCR
Race 2 winner: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Race 2 fastest lap: Pepe Oriola (ESP) Cupra TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Kevin Ceccon (ITA) Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR
Race 3 winner: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR
Race 3 fastest lap: Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) Hyundai i30 N TCR

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Pepe Oriola (ESP) Cupra TCR
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Kevin Ceccon (ITA) Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR

WTCR RACE OF MACAU

DHL Pole Position Race 1: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Race 1 winner: Jean-Karl Vernay (FRA) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 1 fastest lap: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 2: Timo Scheider (DEU) Honda Civic Type R TCR
Race 2 winner: Frédéric Vervisch (BEL) Audi RS 3 LMS
Race 2 fastest lap: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR

DHL Pole Position Race 3: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Race 3 winner: Esteban Guerrieri (ARG) Honda Civic Type R TCR
Race 3 fastest lap: Yann Ehrlacher (FRA) Honda Civic Type R TCR

TAG Heuer Best Lap Trophy: Rob Huff (GBR) Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
TAG Heuer Most Valuable Driver: Esteban Guerrieri (ARG) Honda Civic Type R TCR