The more than four kilometres long Hungaroring to the north-east of Budapest was the venue for round three of the 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship. For Tom Coronel, who is competing in the FIA WTCC with the ROAL Motorsport Chevrolet RML Cruze, qualifying resulted into a pair of 13th places on the grid for the two races. A disappointment, as the driver said himself.
The 45-year-old, who frequently had success in Hungary in the past, identified the handling of the car as one of the reasons. “The car didn’t respond the way I wanted it to,