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AUS Utes: Ryal Harris medical update

The Kid keen to make full recovery for Philip Island V8 Ute driver, Ryal "The Kid" Harris recently spent the night in hospital after an massive Go Kart crash over the weekend. The Gold Coaster, Harris, was competing in a Rotax Go Kart at...

The Kid keen to make full recovery for Philip Island

V8 Ute driver, Ryal "The Kid" Harris recently spent the night in hospital after an massive Go Kart crash over the weekend.

The Gold Coaster, Harris, was competing in a Rotax Go Kart at Lismore in the Rotax Series for Intrepid and Kaos with friends Trent and Lane Moore when the accident happened.

"A kart spun in front of me and came backwards across the track, I had. no-where to go and slammed into him at high speed and spent the next . day in Lismore hospital," explained Harris The Kart was written off . and Harris suffered with internal bruising on his spleen and kidney as. well as a few injuries to his back .

"It was the biggest crash I've ever had. I should be fully recovered by Philip Island though and am looking forward to getting back in the Ute."

CAMCO Racing's Harris, has won multiple state titles in go karting over the years before jumping behind the wheel of a V8 Ute in 2005. He never forgets his Karting roots and still competes in various Karting events to keep race fit.

Harris has a few weeks recovery up his sleeve before debuting at Philip Island for Round 5 of the 2010Yokohama V8 Ute Racing Series - protected by Armor All 10 - 12 September.

-source: aus utes

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