FIA GT3 European Championship Test session at the Paul Ricard HTTT
SRO promoter of the new FIA GT3 European Championship has chosen the Paul Ricard HTTT to test cars which could be involved in the coming season.
The GT3 European Championship will open their first season in 2006. The Paul Ricard HTTT is the very place to do this kind of tests regarding its new innovations and the 180 possible track solutions.
Cold weather but sunshine was there, all the day long for the drivers'pleasure.
Maserati, Ascari, Dodge Viper, Lotus, Aston Martin, Porsche, Lamborghini and Nisan are the prestigious brands which will be part of the GT3 European Championship in 2006. In exhibition, there was a Corvette, which did not participate to the test session.
For the First time, since its creation, the track solution 1C V1 was used. Christophe Bouchut, FIA official test driver was at the whell of the eight brands represented today to balance the performances between the cars for the 2006 season.
This new Championship promises a lot of competitions and thrills to come!