Chevrolet Motorsport Danmark - First sign of Spring

Chevrolet Motorsport Danmark - First sign of Spring

17.04.2008: Chevrolet Motorsport Danmark - First sign of Spring

You know for sure that Spring has come when the paddock comes to life and racing motors revs up on Jyllands-Ringen. Just like today where Perfection Racing the technical operator for Chevrolet Motorsport Denmark did the first real test of the cars and the team.

Although temperatures were still below the comfortable it remained dry conditions which allowed for a lot of laps. After a couple of sessions Henrik Lundgaard concluded:

- The car is more or less the same as last years model. There are changes to the front suspension and dampers but it is hard to tell the difference because we have changed to another tyre. I think we will have to learn it the hard way during racing but so will most of the other teams.

For Michael Outzen tne newcomer on the team it was his first chance to put the pedal to the metal.

- It's a great car. I'm absolute confident that I'll be able to find the speed. I can follow Henrik and I'm starting to see where the car - and myself - has more potential. This will be an exiting year.

Both drivers are fit for fight and don't make any attempt to hide their ambitions:

- Our aim is to be in the top three in every race. The field of drivers is more competitive this year so it may be marginals that will decide the championship but rest assured that we'll go for it from day one

 

- Jan Gripping, also photos

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17.04.2008 / MaP

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