Jul 14

WTCC: José María López’s Argentina track guide

This is the triple WTCC champion and home hero’s guide to the 4.806-kilometre track.

José María López’s WTCC of Argentina track guideIt’s the venue where José María López got his international career firmly back on track when he won on his FIA World Touring Car Championship debut in 2013. And he would go on to win at Circuito Termas de Río Hondo for each of the following three seasons. 

“We start with one of the shortest main straights in the WTCC but it’s very important to have a good exit from the last corner in order to have good speed.

“Turn 1 is quite long, a bit open in the beginning but then it closes. Traction is very important here because you can experience understeer on the exit.

“We go to third gear and then fourth gear for Turn 2, a good place to overtake because you can change your line, take some kerb and go for it.

The complete article here on fiawtcc.com

source: fiawtcc.com