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Jacopo Guidetti claims pole position for Imola season finale

Jacopo Guidetti claimed pole position for the TCR Italy championship season finale at Imola, beating points leader Eric Brigliadori by just 0.072 seconds.

Guidetti’s MM Motorsport team-mate Jonathan Giacon claimed third spot on the grid, half a second from pole position.

Championship returnee Nicola Baldan was fourth fastest for Élite Motorsport ahead of Target Competition driver Marco Pellegrini.

Hyundai driver Felici Jelmini was sixth fastest ahead of manufacturer colleague Igor Stefanovski.

Guest driver Mikel Azcona suffered technical issues with his Cupra and could only manage eighth position.

Salvatore Tavano, who is tied with Brigliadori for the championship lead, had a tough session due to a technical issue with his Cupra León Competición and will start 20th.

The first race of the weekend starts at 16:00 CET today.