Will Palmer Dominates Race 3 at Silverstone


Race three of the 2015 BRDC Formula 4 Championship‘s Silverstone round was won by Will Palmer, who was also victorious in yesterday’s Race 1. He crossed the line 8.3 seconds ahead of Harrison Newey.

Starting from pole position, Palmer survived an attack from Jordan Albert and led every lap of the race. By the end of the opening lap, he led Albert, Ciaran Haggerty, Race 2 winner Rodrigo Fonesca and Harri Newey.

On the second lap, the battle for 2nd position was getting very strong, and by lap 5, Newey had made it up to 2nd, after passing Albert with a bold move on the outside of Brooklands. The next important move would come from Fonseca on lap 7, who overtook Albert at Vale, in order to gain P3.

Despite winning the race by a comfortable margin, Palmer was still pushing hard at the end of the race, and set the best lap time on the final lap, a 2:05.403. He crossed the line in first, ahead of Newey, Fonseca, Albert and Riki Christodoulou.

Pos.StartNameTeamTime/Laps
11Will PalmerHHC Motorsport10 Laps
24Harri NeweyHHC Motorsport+8.292
35Rodrigo FonsecaLanan Racing+9.883
42Jordan AlbertSWR+11.824
56Riki ChristodoulouHillspeed+12.268
63Ciaran HaggertyEcurie Ecosse+12.818
717Chris MealinLanan Racing+25.845
820Akhil RabindraDouglas Motorsport+26.894
912Sebastian LanzettiHillspeed+27.528
1011Tom JacksonChris Dittmann Racing+29.984
118Fernando UrrutiaDouglas Motorsport+30.030
1213Zubair HoqueSWR+31.085
1316Michael O’BrienMark Godwin Racing+35.822
1415Ameya VaidyanathanHillspeed+37.608
157Jack BartholomewLanan Racing+37.732
1618Jack LangLang Sport/Gorse Motors+38.624
1714Omar IsmailChris Dittmann Racing+40.663
189Sisa NgebulanaHHC Motorsport+46.934
1910Hernan FallasMark Godwin Racing+51.488
DNF19James Reveler23 Racing+1 Lap
DNEDNEFaisal ZubairHillspeedDNE