Published in GP05 - France - Le Mans - 2017
Xavi Vierge recorded a solid top ten finish at the Tech3 Racing Team’s home Grand Prix after producing a determined display in the round 5 fight. The Spaniard began the race from 11th the grid and quickly set into a consistent pace as he ran with the top group in the opening stages. After fighting all the way to the chequered flag, he concluded the GP in 9th, to achieve his fourth top ten result of the year.
Meanwhile, the resolute Remy Gardner delivered a confidence boosting performance to finish the French Grand Prix in 20th as he continues to recover from an ankle injury. The young Australian fought tirelessly in the gruelling 26-lap sprint and he now confidently looks on to the next race at Mugello where he hopes to fight for his first points of the season.