Gunn-ing for race wins af­ter podium

Motor Sport News - - Racing News -

Reign­ing Bri­tish GT4 cham­pion Ross Gunn be­lieves he and An­drew Howard will be fight­ing for race wins for the rest of the sea­son af­ter se­cur­ing his first podium in just his sec­ond GT3 start last week­end.

Gunn, who lifted the GT4 crown with Beechdean along­side Jamie Chad­wick last year, stepped up to part­ner reign­ing GT3 cham­pion Howard in the num­ber one As­ton Martin Van­tage to re­place Jonny Adam for this term.

Howard in­sisted at the start of the sea­son that the team was not ex­pect­ing wins this year, but he and Gunn fin­ished third at Rock­ing­ham.

Gunn, 19, said: “I feel we’re ready to start fight­ing for, and win­ning, races.

“An­drew is very keen to play it down but we know deep down we want to win and I’m feel­ing good in GT3. I’ve clicked with the car quickly and An­drew and I have found a set-up that works so we’re full of con­fi­dence.”

Gunn and Howard shone

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