Vanina – Rollcentre Dallara – Spa
Now here’s an an interesting tale – Vanina Ickx was
testing the Rollcentre Dallara Judd at Snetterton today, and Martin
Short described her performance as “outstanding”.
time at Snetterton, first time in a prototype, she was very calm,
she looked at the data – and went out and found three seconds.”
was reluctant to reveal times, but he did admit that “we matched
the times we set here last year, despite the 50 kg of ballast and
were incredible, they give you so much confidence. They start off
fast, get faster, and then stay consistent throughout. It was damp
this morning, but once it dried out, we stayed on the same tyres.”
Ickx lapped “within half a second of my best time –
she was incredible.”
fast lady will be racing a Rollcentre Dallara at the Spa 1000 Kms,
on April 17 – precise line-ups still to be announced.
Also testing at Snetterton
today was the James Watt Automotive Porsche (also racing at Spa
next week), Paul Daniels at the wheel. These two teams were taking
advantage of the circuit’s special rate of £1500 per
day,” summed up M. Short.