Yvan Muller set the pace for Chevrolet in Friday testing at the Shanghai International Circuit in China on Friday with a time of 1:55.643s on the the 14-turn, 2.86-mile track, almost two tenths faster than Tom Coronel.

There are 31 drivers in Shanghai for this weekend's race, the penultimate round of the 2013 WTCC season. Rickard Rydell is making a one-off WTCC return to drive for NIKA Racing (see story) while Thed Bj?rk will race for Volvo Polestar Racing although organisers have ruled the team ineligible to score points this weekend. (see story.)

Test times

1. #12 Yvan Muller RML Chevrolet Cruze 1:55.643s (11 laps)
2. #15 Tom Coronel ROAL Motorsport BMW 320 TC 1:55.836s + 0.193s (12 laps)
3. #23 Tom Chilton RML Chevrolet Cruze 1:56.051s + 0.408s (11 laps)
4. #74 Pepe Oriola Tuenti Racing Team Chevrolet Cruze 1:56.156s + 0.513s (12 laps)
5. #10 James Thompson LADA Sport Lukoil Lada Granta 1:56.269s + 0.626s (10 laps)
6. #9 Alex MacDowall bamboo engineering Chevrolet Cruze 1:56.476s + 0.833s (10 laps) I
7. #3 Gabriele Tarquini Castrol Honda WTC Team Honda Civic WTCC 1:56.481s + 0.838s (10 laps)
8. #18 Tiago Monteiro Castrol Honda WTC Team Honda Civic WTCC 1:56.538s + 0.895s (11 laps)
9. #14 James Nash bamboo engineering Chevrolet Cruze 1:56.592s + 0.949s (11 laps) I
10. #55 Darryl O'Young ROAL Motorsport BMW 320 TC 1:57.016s + 1.373s (11 laps) I
11. #69 Rickard Rydell Nika Racing Chevrolet Cruze 1:57.091s + 1.448s (12 laps)
12. #38 Marc Basseng All-Inkl.com Munnich Motorsport SEAT Leon WTCC 1:57.219s + 1.576s (11 laps)
13. #1 Rob Huff All-Inkl.com M?nnich Motorsport SEAT Leon WTCC 1:57.327s + 1.684s (10 laps)
14. #73 Fredy Barth Wiechers-Sport BMW 320 TC 1:57.503s + 1.860s (13 laps) I
15. #40 Thed Bj?rk Volvo Polestar Racing Volvo C30 DRIVe 1:57.738s + 2.095s (12 laps)
16. #26 Stefano D'Aste PB Racing BMW 320 TC 1:57.844s + 2.201s (13 laps) I
17. #22 Tom Boardman Special Tuning Racing SEAT Leon WTCC 1:58.187s + 2.544s (10 laps) I
18. #5 Norbert Michelisz Zengo Motorsport Honda Civic WTCC 1:58.603s + 2.960s (11 laps)
19. #19 Fernando Monje Campos Racing SEAT Leon WTCC 1:58.701s + 3.058s (11 laps) I
20. #7 Charles Ng Liqui Moly Team Engstler BMW 320 TC 1:58.785s + 3.248s (12 laps) I
21. #6 Franz Engstler Liqui Moly Team Engstler BMW 320 TC 1:58.891s + 3.817s (12 laps) I
22. #20 Hugo Valente Campos Racing SEAT Leon WTCC 1:59.460s + 3.929s (10 laps) I
23. #8 Mikhail Kozlovskiy LADA Sport Lukoil Lada Granta 1:59.572s + 4.541s (11 laps)
24. #37 Rene Munnich All-Inkl.com Munnich Motorsport SEAT Leon WTCC 2:00.184s + 6.479s (10 laps) I
25. #60 Filipe de Souza China Dragon Racing Chevrolet Cruze LT 2:02.122s + 7.691s (12 laps) I
26. #61 Kin Veng Ng China Dragon Racing Chevrolet Cruze LT 2:03.334s + 7.927s (8 laps) I
27. #66 Jeronimo Badaraco Son Veng Racing Chevrolet Cruze LT 2:03.570s + 8.926s (12 laps) I
28. #33 Yukinori Taniguchi Wiechers-Sport BMW 320 TC 2:03.680s + 9.731s (11 laps) I
28. #77 Ka Lok Mak RPM Racing BMW 320si 2:04.569s + 8.926s (10 laps) I
30. #88 Henry Ho Liqui Moly Team Engstler BMW 320 TC 2:05.374s + 9.731s (11 laps) I
31. #25 Mehdi Bennani Proteam Racing BMW 320 TC No time (0 laps) I

Total Laps: 332I denotes Yokohama Independent Trophy competitor

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