Yann Ehrlacher has emerged in the WTCC with force. The nephew of Yvan Muller has managed to put aside this condition and has left samples of her talent to sneak as one of the three fastest riders of the official test in Monza. At the wheel of the Lada Vesta TC1 team RC Motorsport, the French rider was was a few tenths behind Rob Huff and rolled in times almost identical to those of Mehdi Bennani. A great letter of introduction to one of the two ‘rookies’ that presents the grill WTCC face the new season.
“Not expected to be up, but I have learned a lot in the car and the track, since we had never been Monza. There is still much work to be done, because that’s sure that the other riders have not gone to 100%. I have a lot of work ahead to be ready for Marrakech“ explained Yann Ehrlacher of the completion of the test at the Italian track. A good contact that however is far from the first time that Ehrlacher he was piloting the Lada Vesta and a vehicle TC1. In fact, the young pilot of 20 years, he has recognized that he has had another opportunity to compete in the WTCC.
In this aspect, Ehrlacher has confessed in a statement to
‘TouringCarTimes’ that prior to confirmation of its presence in the WTCC with the Lada
Vesta RC Motorsport, took the opportunity to try another of the cars of the
grill the World of passenger Cars, although it has not specified which: “I Tried
a car TC1 with another manufacturer, I can not say the name. It was pretty good,
but we do not reach an agreement, so a few weeks back the project of Lada
he returned to arise. I have already worked with Oreca before, so everything came up. I don’t have
experience and do not know the tracks of the championship, so I have to work
hard to prove that I can do it”.