Tarquini and Priaulx share victories in WTCC, Marrakech

Priaulx leading the train in Morocco

Gabriele Tarquini and Andy Priaulx shared victories today in Marrakech, coming home safe after two races that were spoiled by a number of crashes and safety car periods.

In the first race the reigning world champion and his SEAT León TDI car took the lead at the start and benefitted from the fight for second to build a small gap that proved crucial the moment that the race was frozen by the safety car for good.

In race 2 Priaulx made the most out of his pole position on the reverse grid to take command. Two different crashes on laps 1 and 7 chaged the race into a procession behind the safety car until the very last lap in which Priaulx sprinted to BMW’s first victory of the season beating Chevrolet’s Yvan Muller by a small margin.

Vaulkhard heads for the wall in Race 2

It was a sweet and sour weekend for Chevrolet as they obtained two second places with Rob Huff and Muller, but saw Alain Menu and Huff both eliminated in massive crashes in Race 2. This also meant that SEAT Customers Technology took the lead in the Manufacturers’ Championship, while Tarquini’s win and sixth position propelled him on top of the Drivers’ Championship with 70 points from Muller (63) and Huff (46).

Race 2 Independent podium (left-right) D'Aste, Bennani and Engstler

BMW drivers also won the two Independents’ races. Franz Engstler and local hero Mehdi Bennani encored their successes from last year with the only difference that they swapped Race 1 and 2.

Fredy Barth dominated both races in the Rookie Challenge. Not only was the Swiss driver able to score twice in the overall championship, but he also set the fastest lap in Race 1.

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A experienced Spanish with a British rookie. That's happened to McLaren in 2008 and 2019. And look at the difference of situation. I love this duo!

I’ve started seriously watching F1 (was as a kid years ago but not regularly) for the first time last summer after many SBK years and I’m already obsessed with this duo ❤️ Both are doing a very good job since the first race I’ve seen them performing

Must be great for a team that has often had acrimonious driver pairing in the past. I really enjoy watching them. Bought the fun back into the sport. Well done to both of them.

Hurry up, March! I miss racing. Best teammates ever! Love them! ♡

best duo ever ! love them !

Best duo ever, love them ! 🥛

It's crazy how Carlos was just another guy on the grid before he met Lando and because a memelord.

Hopefully it should come together for the team, they need a good season

🌶 & 🥛! Love these duo

I wish more teams had drivers with chemistry like these two.

Love these boys!!!

They should drive a rally car together.

You posted this exact same video before, don't become repetitive now

Amazing that no matter what car the camera is on the track side looks the same.

Gonna win this year!

Love em 😂

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Please produce some points every race no matter how many. Go for another Triple Crown

Words of Antony west it was probably a fix that he won becuse he's Spanish 🤪🤪

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MarquezGP at it again. Boring.

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Merci !

Felicitaciones Muy Lindas Fotos

Stunning photos, not many spectators though in the dessert, more camels than people and that's what makes The Dakar, crowds cheering them on !!!!

Hermosas imágenes. Muchas gracias por compartirlas con los amantes del Dakar

Eurosport put snooker in the last two days of Rally coverage slots so I missed them, really annoyed.

Beautiful photos. Thanks for sharing.

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Yes great pictures but in southern America there were thousands of spectators, only saw about ten this time, I wonder why ?

Awesome 🥰

Belas fotos

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Que hermosas fotos 😍

Melhores do mundo

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