Ayrton reigns in Belgium
Epping F3 racer Ayrton Simmons reigns in BelgiumPhotos: Spa, Rd.5
Epping’s Ayrton Simmons took the world famous Spa Francorchamps circuit by storm lasts weekend by taking a ‘lights to flag’ win and a second place which was supplemented with two impressive pole positions. Simmons now has a coveted British F3 ‘Full House’ of Wins, Circuit Record, Pole Positions & Fastest Laps.
The Chris Dittman Racing (CDR) Driver stated ‘ I am absolutely over the moon. Spa Francorchamps, with it F1 history, is regarded as one of the most difficult circuits in the world. The speeds are incredible, you enter Eau Rouge (corner) at 140 mph and reach 160 mph by the end of the Kemmel Straight. I was certainly not and easy weekend with many set-up changes required to get the balance of speed and grip just right. I am so grateful and proud of the whole team’.
An emotional podium showed what yet another victory meant to him and CDR. Simmons remains 3rd in the championship.
For more information on the BRDC British F3 Championship, visit the official championship website www.britishf3.com.