Track testing an outgoing stalwart of British motorsport
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Track testing an outgoing stalwart of British motorsport

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The current GB3 Championship car is due to be replaced next season. Autosport got behind the wheel to discover why it's been a popular machine for drivers making their way up the junior single-seater ladder

The silence is deafening. I’m sitting broadside across the track, fumbling around trying to restart the engine. It’s not been the best of starts getting to grips with a modern single-seater.

The car in question is the Tatuus-Mountune used in the GB3 Championship, and my spin comes only minutes into the opening run, thanks to losing control under acceleration exiting the final corner at a damp Snetterton. One positive is that there is no fear of being collected by another vehicle, such is the privilege of being the only car on track for an exclusive test day.

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