Marcus Simmons's Norisring F3 diary

Marcus Simmons's Norisring F3 diary

Our British F3 correspondent muses over the future of F3, then recalls Robert Kubica's sensational first comeback from arm injury at the Norisring (in 2003)with the Pole's former team boss

I never expected to start a column about Formula 3 by mentioning a Dutch rally driver having a one-off circuit race, but bear with me…

Like most of those in the British Formula 3 paddock, this was my first time at the Norisring, so the place needed a recce. I'd decided the S-Kurven, down by the side of the enormous Steintribune grandstand, would be the most rewarding place to watch F3 cars in qualifying, and tested my theory in the preceding free practice session for the VW Scirocco R Cup.

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