Photo: TCR Denmark

Kasper Jensen claims Jyllandsringen pole position

Honda driver Kasper Jensen claimed the TCR Denmark pole position at Jyllandsringen ahead of LM Motorsport driver Nicolai Sylvest.

Jensen lapped the Danish circuit in 1:08.575, beating Cupra driver Sylvest by 0.102 seconds.

Jan Magnussen made it two LM Racing drivers in the top three, just under three tenths of a second from pole.

Peugeot 308TCR driver Casper Elgaard was fourth fastest ahead of Jensen’s Massive Motorsport team-mate Kenn Bach in fifth.

Jacob Mathiassen was sixth fastest behind the wheel of his Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR, just below a second from the top time.

Rene Povlsen (Volkswagen) and Michael Carlsen (Peugeot) rounded off the top eight.

Peugeot driver Michael Markussen, who is placed third overall, was unable to take part in the qualifying session due to a technical issue and will start from the back of the grid.

The first race of the weekend starts at 12:00 CEST on Sunday.