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Tom Chilton claimed his first vic­tory in the World Tour­ing Car Cham­pi­onship this sea­son in Ar­gentina last week­end. He passed pole­man John Filippi into the first cor­ner and was un­trou­bled there­after with Rob Huff mak­ing it a Bri­tish 1-2. Points leader Jose Maria Lopez was fifth de­spite start­ing at the back be­cause of an en­gine change penalty. He then ended his five-race win drought in front of his home fans in race two... Denny Ham­lin won the NAS­CAR Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen last week­end, his maiden road course tri­umph. Martin Truex Jr was set for sec­ond but was tipped into a spin at the fi­nal cor­ner by Brad Ke­selowski, which pro­moted Joey Logano to run­ner-up… Mike Con­way’s seat in the Ven­turi For­mula E team has been taken by Maro En­gel for next sea­son. The 2007 Bri­tish F3 run­ner-up was part of the Mercedes team that won this year’s Nur­bur­gring 24 Hours and has joined Ven­turi af­ter help­ing with the de­vel­op­ment of its VM200-FE-02 car...

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