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Rob Huff has led home Honda's dream 1-2-3 finish in the main race at Marrakech after mastering the wet conditions, with Nobert Michelisz claiming third ahead of Tiago Monteiro.

The Castrol Honda driver had been faced with the daunting prospect of being the first one into the unknown after a sudden downpour drenched the revised Marrakech street circuit. With no prior wet running Huff eased his way around the opening laps with Michelisz, Monteiro and Citroen's Jose Maria Lopez in close company.

Due to the tight nature of the street track and the slippery conditions the drivers played it safe to see home a Honda 1-2-3 despite Lopez briefly rising to third before making a mistake to allow Monteiro back through.

Lopez comfortably claimed fourth ahead of team-mate Yvan Muller who held off a late attack from Lada's Gabriele Tarquini. Further back fellow Lada driver Hugo Valente took a disappointing seventh to go with his drive-through penalty for punting James Thompson off in race one.

Local star Mehdi Bennani grabbed eighth as Thompson and Tom Chilton rounded out the points-paying positions.

On the slippery start grid Huff got the best drive off the line to hold the holeshot while Lopez was able to get the jump on Monteiro and completed the pass on the back straight.

With all drivers testing the levels of grip at the new configuration track at Marrakech Lopez slide wide trying to close the deficit to Michelisz and ran wide to duly enable Monteiro to re-take third.

Despite track conditions swaying between drying lines and wet patches due to the unpredictable weather the majority of the field held station while Thompson made progress up to ninth.

With three Hondas ahead of him Lopez struggled to make any inroads into the rolling roadblock ahead of him as race leader Huff maintained a gap to Michelisz and Monteiro. As a result, Huff guided home the Honda trio for a memorable podium lockout.



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