VIDEO: WTCR race marred by 27-car pile up

Sunday 24th June, 2018 - 11:44am


Watch a huge 27-car pile up that forced organisers to delay the opening race of the WTCR round in Portugal by two hours.

The crash was triggered when polesitter Rob Huff and team-mate Mehdi Bennani made contact at Turn 5.

Luckily all the drivers emerged from the incident unscathed.

Yvan Muller claimed victory once racing resumed following repairs being made to the Vila Real track. has been established to provide a daily motorsport news service to the industry and fans in Australia and internationally.

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