Optimum Motorsport’s Ryan Ratcliffe, a serious challenger for the 2013 GT4 class championship with team-mate Rick Parfitt Jnr had the opportunity to test 888Optimum’s BMW Z4 GT3 yesterday in an open track test on the Snetterton 300 circuit in Norfolk.
The Welshman was thrilled with the opportunity remarking that the BMW was an ‘awesome’ machine and he was pleased with his progress across the day which saw him get to within a second of the Z4’s regular driver, Joe Osborne.
Ratcliffe won’t be swapping GT4 for GT3 just yet, after two victories at Snetterton in June, he and Parfitt Jnr travel to Brands Hatch on the 10/11 August for a tough two-hour race on the legendary GP circuit.
Source. British GT Championship