Citroën began its first tests on its WRC for his return to the category in 2017. Kris Meeke was able to discover the monster on dirt tracks Castle Lastours then Fontjoncouse. Video recap ‘of these first trials.
If camouflage trials continue, the Citroën Racing competition branch is also active. For this new C3 also serve as a base vehicle that will be hired next year in World Championship rallies the WRC. So, the first tests of this new race car had even more importance.
Without losing his grin, Kris Meeke alternated running sessions and technical debriefings. While aligning kilometers to flush out the inevitable teething problems, it is also tied to analyze the reactions of the car depending on the settings changes.
At the fourth day, Kris ceded his seat to Craig Breen. Responsible for synthesizing the work with his own sensibility, the young hope of the team Abu Dhabi Total WRT proved equally enthusiastic about the potential and performance of this World Rally Car next generation!
Returned to Versailles, the team must now strip the gigabytes of data stored, and preparing for changes that will be made for the next test session. Where and when ? Mystery!