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Larry Lin wins for Kia in China ahead of chasing Honda pair

Larry Lin Le Feng won his first Super Cup 1.6T race in the China Touring Car Championship at the Jun Chi circuit, finishing ahead of Dongfeng Honda drivers Martin Xie and Zou Si Rui in the first of two races.

Larry Lin started from pole position courtesy of the reversed grid, and led the way comfortably, crossing the line almost six seconds clear of the Honda Civic of Martin Xie.

Just seven drivers made the finish of the race after Kia’s Yuan Bo and MZ Ruizi driver Chen Zhao’s Mazda retired.

Jason Zhang finished fourth and Jim Ka To fifth, with Jim starting from pole position for Race 14.

Top 10 Scorecard

01 Larry Lin Le Feng
02 Martin Xie Xin Zhe +5.840
03 Zou Si Rui +6.647
04 Jason Zhang Zhi Qiang +8.689
05 Jim Ka To +33.233
06 Sun Zheng +39.952
07 Henry Ho +1 Lap
08 Yuan Bo DNF
09 Chen Zhao DNF
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