Norbert Michelisz

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    238 Races
    14 Victories
    53 Podiums
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Working towards the perfect set-up at Le Castellet: Norbert Michelisz and the MOL Group Zengő Motorsport team amassed another 90 kilometers at Circuit Paul Ricard in today's two Free Practice sessions.

The no. 5 Honda Civic WTCC finished ninth and 14th respectively after 23 laps in total. With times a bit slower than in Friday's test session Norbert was not pushing to the maximum but trying to fine-tune his car and himself for Saturday's Qualifying.



"The feeling is getting better", the Hungarian driver says. "I am confident we are making progress before qualifying. It is difficult to say how far up the order we can get but it should be enough to advance to Q2."



Once again, the all-dominating Citroën works drivers were in front on both practice sessions. Qing-Hua Ma topped the time-sheets in 1:30,029 minutes indicating lap-times will fall below the 90 seconds mark in Qualifying.

Results Free Practice 1 (Top 5)

01. Yvan Muller (Citroën) – 1:30,950 minutes

02. José María López (Citroën) + 0.209s

03. Tiago Monteiro (Honda) + 0.237s

04. Sébastien Loeb (Citroën) + 0.302s

05. Gabriele Tarquini (Honda) + 0.308s

...

09. Norbert Michelisz (Honda) + 0.739s

Results Free Practice 2 (Top 5)

01. Qing-Hua Ma (Citroën) – 1:30,029 minutes

02. Grégoire Demoustier (Chevrolet RML) + 0.319s

03. Tom Coronel (Chevrolet RML) + 0.431s

04. Hugo Valente (Chevrolet RML) + 0.549s

05. Mehdi Bennani (Citroën) + 0.691s

...

14. Norbert Michelisz (Honda) + 1.881s

Source: zengomotorsport.hu