WTCC: Huff on a qualifying high for Honda in Morocco

Rob Huff auteur de la pole de la course principale

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Rob Huff has claimed his first DHL Pole Position since his FIA World Touring Car Championship title-winning season of 2012 with a sensational charge over the new-look Circuit Moulay El Hassan, host venue for WTCC AFRIQUIA Race of Morocco.

Huff posted a 1m21.743s best in his factory Honda Civic WTCC as team-mates Norbert Michelisz and Tiago Monteiro rounded out the top three for the Japanese make, which hadn’t celebrated pole glory since its home race last season.

World champion José Mar