Pietro Fittipaldi wants to become the next Brazilian Formula 1 driver after taking the final World Series Formula V8 3.5 title last weekend in Bahrain.
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Roy Nissany and Tatiana Calderon each took a podium finish in the final race of the current era of World Series Formula V8 3.5 in Bahrain.
The Austrian took the final ever World Series Formula V8 3.5 victory on Saturday, leading home a Lotus 1-2 ahead of Pietro Fittipaldi.
The Brazilian became the final World Series Formula V8 3.5 champion with a double podium finish in Bahrain last weekend.
The Portuguese driver secured victory in race one of the final weekend of the World Series Formula V8 3.5 championship.
Rene Binder etched his name in the history books as the winner of the final World Series Formula V8 3.5 race at the Bahrain International Circuit on Saturday.
Henrique Chaves stepped up into the World Series Formula V8 3.5 championship and took victory for AVF first time out, while Pietro Fittipaldi claimed the title with second place.
Due to falling entry numbers, RPM-MKTG has announced that the World Series Formula V8 3.5 championship will not continue into 2018.
Rene Binder was quickest in the faster Collective Test session in Bahrain after Diego Menchaca had topped the first session.
Third placed man in the championship will miss his chance to fight for the championship.
Tatiana Calderón will make her debut in World Series Formula V8 3.5 this weekend, joining RP Motorsport in their third car alongside Roy Nissany and Yu Kanamaru.
The Spaniard claimed two top-five finishes at the Circuit of the Americas but was disappointed that he was unable to hold on to the lead in race two.
The Russian has an outside chance of the championship after a strong weekend at the Circuit of the Americas.
The Austrian led from start to finish to secure his third win of 2017 in the opening race of last weekend’s double-header at the Circuit of the Americas.