Khan Enters The Spa 24 Hours In A Pouchelon Viper
Long-time GT racer Ian Khan has already raced two new GT3 cars this
year: his regular mount in the FIA GT3 Championship, the #32 JMB
Ferrari 430, plus a Pouchelon Viper in the recent non-championship
races at Pau – where he managed a second and third place,
“and in the second race the Pouchelon Vipers lapped everyone
“At Spa I am doing the GT3 races with the
Ferrari and then the 24 Hours with the (Pouchelon) Viper so it should
be quite a busy weekend! I know that Giles Duqueine plans to do
the 24 Hours and both of the two one hour GT3 races (in one of the
Ian Khan is
expecting to race in the Proximus 24 Hours with regular Viper man
Anthony Reid, plus two of the Tech 9 Porsche drivers from the GT3
Championship - Paul van Splunteren and Maxime Dumarey.
An idea has
been suggested in which GT3 teams make up the 24 Hours numbers by
running in a kind of relay race, passing the baton (transponder)
from car to car – but Ian Khan and friends are out to do it
This is the
Reid / Duqueine Viper on the grid at Silverstone.
The Spa 24 Hours
test day takes place on July 5 - but before that, it's the GT3s
(and GT1s and 2s) at Oschersleben this weekend..