NASCAR ace loving the Gran Turismo game
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NASCAR ace loving the Gran Turismo game

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, Simon Strang

NASCAR ace Brian Vickers's European racing debut might not have gone exactly to plan at Spa, but he tells AUTOSPORT why he still had 'a blast' making the crossover from the Sprint Cup to the Gran Turismo game...

NASCAR ace Brian Vickers didn't quite get to make his European racing debut at Spa this weekend, having crashed his AF Corse-run Waltrip Racing Ferrari during the wet warm-up and damaged it beyond repair.

But as he told AUTOSPORT before the six hour race, he's still 'had a blast' and can't wait to get back out testing the F458 in preparation for his first Le Mans 24 Hours in June.

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