Norbert Michelisz

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Mato Homola claimed a superb first victory in the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup presented by OSCARO after getting the better of French legend Yvan Muller in the reverse-grid Race 2 at WTCR Race of Portugal in Vila Real.

Norbert Michelisz will be driving through the pain barrier when WTCR Race of Portugal resumes in Vila Real this afternoon.

Yvan Muller emerged with an unlikely victory from Race 1 at WTCR Race of Portugal following a multi-car accident that caused a stoppage of more than two hours in the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup presented by OSCARO at Vila Real.

Rob Huff and Mehdi Bennani will start from the front row for Race 1 at WTCR Race of Portugal as the Sébastien Loeb Racing pair edged the opening WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup presented by OSCARO qualifying session at the magnificent Vila Real street track on Saturday.