​Flash report: Yvan Muller goes straight to the top at Macau


Yvan Muller recorded the second fastest time of the first FIA World Touring Car Cup (WTCR) free practice session at the legendary Macau street circuit.

The Frenchman was just over a tenth of a second from the fastest time of the session, setting a lap time of 2:30.599.

23-year-old Yann Ehrlacher was fifth fastest, six tenths of a second from the top, with team-mate and triple World Champion Andy Priaulx in seventh position.

Thed Björk noted the 12th fastest time, 1.189 seconds from the top time.

The session was interrupted by one red flag as Gabriele Tarquini hit the wall.

Next up for the Lynk & Co Cyan Racing team is the second free practice session, starting at 13:40 local time/06:40 CET.

Results Free Practice 1 at Macau