Tickford test impacted by throttle issue
With the lunch break at Sydney Motorsport Park quickly approaching, Randle has just turned an overall of 8 laps in his Tickford Ford.
None of those were timed laps, the second-year racer having problem with a postponed throttle reaction.
The vehicle is presently being dealt with by a group that consists of personnel from Ford engine provider Herrod Performance Engines, Supercars, and the group itself.
According to Randle the concern has actually put a major damage in what is his last pre-season hit-out ahead of the season opener in Newcastle.
” It’s a frustrating since this is the main pre-season test and we had an actually great test strategy in location,” Randle informed Motorsport.com.
” But we have not had the ability to carry out any of our program.
” Our people have actually been striving with the Herrod, Ford and Supercars technical people to discover what is triggering the problem. It’s tough to drive the automobile with the concern we have right now.”
Following a moist start to the day, conditions have actually enhanced a SMP with the field now flowing on slick Dunlop tires.
James Courtney is presently the best-placed Tickford chauffeur being in 14 th with Cam Waters 21 st and the Declan Fraser vehicle, being shared in his illness-induced lack by the co-driver swimming pool, 24 th fastest at the time of publication.