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08 Apr 2012

Foust pushes in Timed Practice

Category: April, ERC, News Posted 08.04.12 17:58 by

No change at the top of SuperCars, American Fiesta driver Tanner Foust gains quickest time before first qualifying heat. Elsewhere, reigning champion Andreas Bakkerud goes fastest and Anton Marklund quickest ahead of Derek Tohill.


The road to the first qualifying heats has ended. Tanner Foust will start the first heat in pole position, flying through his practice session narrowly quicker than Briton Liam Doran. “It took some time, but now I’m feeling really confident in the car and on the track,” replied Foust. Liam Doran also looked rapid. Brit Andy Scott finished third fastest.


In Super1600 Andreas Bakkerud looked to be back to form, driving a smooth and error free session. A surprise second place was gained by Jaroslav Vančík. Polish driver Krzysztof Skorupski finished third fastest.


Three Ford Fiesta’s topped the timed practice session of the TouringCars. Anton Marklund edged Derek Tohill and Belgian driver Koen Pauwels. First heat is due now.