It is "Röhrl" again.....
"The car has exceeded my wildest expectations and I had lots of fun at the wheel"...Walter Röhrl , Porsche company test driver.
Nürburgring -With "63 Years and Still Going Strong!", One could describe the racing comeback to twicer rally champion Walter Röhrl Saturday's March 27th, 2010, VLN "Endurance Championship" at the Nürburgring.
As the most successful rally driver in the standard, "roaring" Porsche 911 GT3 drove through the green hell, few suspected that Röhrl , the Niki Lauda had once dubbed as a "genius on wheels", three weeks before his 63rd already Birthday was celebrated.
Walter Röhrl has not forgotten how to Rennautofahren (race cars), presented the 63-year-old to17-year-old-racing abstinence impressive evidence. Röhrl's appearance on Saturday at the Long Distance Championship served as a training session for participating in the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring in May.
The second race of the VLN Endurance Championship, the 35th DMV 4-hour race in the racing community Duren, will take place on Saturday 10th of April instead of the Green Hell of Nürburgring.
Photo credits by: Johan Koning Hemmerling
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