Victory in Singapore: Vernay triumphs, ahead of Comini

Victory in Singapore: Vernay triumphs, ahead of Comini

19.09.2016: TCR International Series Jean-Karl Vernay (F) claimed victory with the Golf GTI TCR at

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Jean-Karl Vernay (F) claimed victory with the Golf GTI TCR at the ninth race weekend of the TCR International Series in Singapore.


The driver from Volkswagen customer team Leopard Racing came home ahead of team-mate Stefano Comini (CH) and Pepe Oriola (E, SEAT) on Saturday.


Comini and Vernay finished fourth and sixth in race two on Sunday. Several safety car phases prevented the duo achieving better results. Victory went to Mikhail Grachev (RUS) in the Honda Civic TCR.


Davit Kajaia (GE) of Volkswagen customer team Engstler was eighth. The Drivers’ Championship could hardly be more exciting:


with two race weekends remaining, Comini is now just two points behind the leader, James Nash (GB). Vernay is fourth, 28 points off the lead.




Andre Dietzel, Ingo Roersch,  photo Volkswagen

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