Drugovich leads Ticktum in Friday practice

Drugovich leads Ticktum in Friday practice

[ad_1] The UNI-Virtuosi driver ended the 45 minute session with a 1m45.340s benchmark posted on the new-for-2021 hard tyre. His effort was some 3.6 seconds shy of the outright pre-season testing pace set by ART Grand Prix’s Christian Lundgaard earlier this month. New Carlin recruit Dan Ticktum proved to be Drugovich’s nearest rival, ending the … Read more

F2 favourite tag not adding pressure

F2 favourite tag not adding pressure

[ad_1] The Ferrari Driver Academy member is the highest placed driver returning to F2 this year and is tipped to be among the front runners for the title remaining within the familiar environment of the Prema team with which he claimed the 2019 GP3 title. In his rookie F2 season, Shwartzman scored twice as many … Read more

MP Motorsport confirms Verschoor for Bahrain

MP Motorsport confirms Verschoor for Bahrain

[ad_1] The FIA Formula 3 graduate has been heavily linked to a promotion to the Dutch squad’s F2 programme, with an appearance at the pre-season test only serving to strengthen speculation. MP Motorsport has today confirmed via social media that Verschoor will indeed join the team for the F2 season opener, although Motorsport.com understands the … Read more

More F1 opportunities to arrive if F2 targets met

More F1 opportunities to arrive if F2 targets met

[ad_1] The reigning FIA Formula 3 champion is making the step up F2 this year with champion outfit Prema Racing and is among a group of young drivers expected to impress. Already a rising star in the junior ranks, Piastri was snapped up by the Renault Sport, now Alpine Academy, in 2020, resulting in a … Read more

Shwartzman new F2 hard tyres “much more complicated”

Shwartzman new F2 hard tyres “much more complicated”

[ad_1] F2 teams were able to sample the new specification hard tyres for the first time during the championship’s three-day test at the Sakhir Circuit which concluded on Wednesday. Ferrari Driver Academy member Shwartzman ended the test eighth overall but was quick to point out the challenges posed by the new Pirelli rubber compared to … Read more