Beschir Gets Roll Hoop from Lola

A1 Team Lebanon driver Khalil Beschir has been presented with the roll hoop from the Lola car that he barrel-rolled into the gravel trap at Brands Hatch last month

Beschir Gets Roll Hoop from Lola

Beschir walked away uninjured from the spectacular accident, after he collided with Italy's Enrico Toccacelo, and was given the special memento of his experience during a visit to Lola's factory - where his car is currently being repaired.

"The capabilities here are fantastic and it was fascinating to find out exactly how the A1 GP cars are made and how they are made with safety as well as speed in mind," said Beschir.

"The first thing I thought of when I knew that the car was going to roll was 'don't worry, these cars are strong and I will be OK.' Now I know exactly how much hard work, skill and thought goes in to protecting us when things go wrong."

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