Tomlinson Explains His Roll
You’ve probably seen the Peter May images already
– now here’s the explanation… of Ginetta Chairman
Lawrence Tomlinson’s multiple roll at Oulton Park last Sunday
someone had spun in front of me at the left of the track, but as
I came up the right hand side, he came across the track and I hit
the rear of his car.
was down on power so I kept my foot down all the way to keep momentum
towards Esso and avoid being passed, thinking I would avoid the
spinning car in front of me. As it turned out, that gave me maximum
propulsion into the air. I basically hit the other car flat out
on the fastest part of the circuit.
knows what fun cars they are to drive and what good value they are
to race. I got to test the strength and safety aspect for myself.
I’m impressed, there are few cars that I could have had such
a massive impact in and walked away from.”