French F4

Race 1 Win for Hirsiger at Magny Cours

1 Mins read

After taking pole position for race 1, Anglo-Swiss driver Felix Hirsiger took victory in race one of the French F4 Championship races at the former F1 circuit of Magny Cours.

Hirsiger held off the challenge of current championship leader Lasse Sorensen for the win, while the runners-up spot enhances the Dane’s championship lead.

Frenchman Dorian Boccolacci completed the podium, but was more than six seconds behind the leading duo, and had Australian Joseph Mawson all over his gearbox at the chequered flag.

Mexican driver Patricio O’Ward was fifth ahead of Swiss driver David Droux, while Frenchman Valentin Hasse-Clot finished seventh ahead of Russian duo Vladimir Atoev and Denis Bulatov.

Another Frenchman Erwan Jule finished tenth, and will start the reverse grid race two from pole position.

Magny Cours Race 1 Result

1 Felix Hirsiger GBR 24m44.623s
2 Lasse Sorensen DEN +0.527s
3 Dorian Boccolacci FRA +6.328s
4 Joseph Mawson AUS +6.684s
5 Patricio O’Ward MEX +8.123s
6 David Droux SWI +9.545s
7 Valentin Hasse-Clot FRA +10.800s
8 Vladimir Atoev RUS +11.144s
9 Denis Bulatov RUS +12.796s
10 Erwan Jule FRA +14.983s
11 Paul Hokfelt Jr SWI +17.550s
12 Max Defourny BEL +18.168s
13 Grergj Haxhiu SWI +22.209s
14 Valentin Moineault FRA +22.991s
15 Tom Soubiron FRA +28.442s
16 Joao Carvalho POR +34.096s
17 Amaury Richard FRA +35.232s
18 Axel Matus MEX +41.562s
19 Hugo Sugnot-Darniche FRA +1m02.010s
20 Simo Laaksonen FIN +1m23.000s
21 Anouck Abadie FRA +1 Lap
RET Niclas Nylund FIN 6 Laps
RET Bryan Elpitiya FRA 5 Laps
RET Reuben Kressner SWE 1 Lap


Related posts
EuroFormula OpenFrench F4Italian F4Super Formula

Junior Single Seater Race Weekend Round-Up – 17-19 May 2019

10 Mins read
The Checkered Flag looks back at the race weekends in Pau for EuroFormula Open and French F4, Autopolis for Super Formula and Misano for Italian Formula 4.
French F4Super Formula

Junior Single Seater Race Weekend Round-up – 19-22 April 2019

5 Mins read
The Checkered Flag looks back at the opening weekend of Super Formula at Suzuka, while the French F4 championship also begun at Nogaro.
ADAC Formula 4F4 British ChampionshipFormula 4French F4Italian F4Season Review

2018 International Formula 4 Season Reviews

10 Mins read
TCF takes a look at the FIA Formula 4 series and the new stars that emerged from the around the world in 2018.

Leave a Reply