The third round of the French EP Touring Nationals took place at the MRCV track in Villerest last weekend and Team Serpent France driver Fabien Valantin enjoyed a strong race taking his S400 to a podium finish.
Sunny weather meant drivers had to deal with very hot conditions but Valantin couped well claiming 3rd position in qualifying.
The opening Leg of the A Final didn’t go well for the Serpent driver and he pulled up early. Determined to put that right in Leg 2 he finished a very close 3rd after a great battle with V. Cavard. With a podium finish now possible Valantin put in a blistering final performance third Leg taking the win and second overall.
After the race Valantin paid compliment to his sponsors RB Products, Serpent’s distributor in France, and battery sponsor Corally. He asked thanked his team-mate Walter Pollet Villard without whom he said the result would not have been possible.
Source : Serpent