Team Serpent pleased with opening day of EC


Team Serpent lead driver Michael Salven declared himself happy with the performance of the 720 at the opening day of the 2007 EFRA 1:10 200mm European Championships which are underway in Madrid, Spain.

Salven, the Top Qualifier at the 2006 Championships, believes the team have made a good start to the event with all drivers settling in well at the ACRA track.

sec03.jpgOscar Cabezas
Monday saw drivers each do 3 X 10-minute free practice sessions with the common complaint of the day being the grip however this did improve throughout the day with the third run allowing drivers to get there first real feel for the track.

sec04.jpgSwitching to Salven’s setting for his final run of the day Mark Green, twice a runner up at 1:10 Euros, said the team had made a great start to the championships and now they could focus on fine tuning the 720 with a number of options to try.

sec05.jpgKyle Branson
Local star and SDD driver Oscar Cabezas was also pleased with his day despite having his exhaust flattened by another competitor during his second run. SDD team-mate Kyle Branson too was happy with his opening day.

sec06.jpgJacky Mouton

Good organisation by the ACRA Club saw Day 1 run like clockwork. Weather condition were great too with temperatures hitting the mid to high 30s. Conditions which are set to continue throughout the week.

Source : Serpent

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