F2’s champion George Russell said that him leading the championship would add pressure to Williams to sign him for the 2019 Formula 1 Season.
2018 Formula 2 Season – Yas Marina Circuit
George Russell was able to clinch the FIA Formula 2 Championship with victory in the Feature Race, but other factors occurred in the final weekend of the season
Charouz Racing System’s Antonio Fuoco ends the 2018 Formula 2 Season with victory in the sprint race ahead of Lando Norris and Roberto Merhi at the Yas Marina Circuit.
George Russell wins the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship after claiming victory in a dramatic Feature race at the Yas Marina Circuit
George Russell feels pleased to capture pole position for the Abu Dhabi Feature Race, but admits driving in the night for qualifying and the first race on Saturday will be in the ‘unknown’.
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F2 Championship leader George Russell starts the final round of the season around Abu Dhabi fastest ahead of Antonio Fuoco and Luca Ghiotto. Championship contender Alexander Albon ended the session in ninth.
The FIA Formula 2 championship remains undecided heading into the final round in Abu Dhabi. Here’s how either George Russell or Alexander Albon can become champion this weekend.
The final round of the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship takes place this weekend at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, with the drivers’ title still undecided between George Russell and Alexander Albon.
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Japanese Formula 2 drivers Tadasuke Makino and Nirei Fukuzumi are set to both move into Super Formula next year instead of continuing in F1’s support series.
Luca Ghiotto ended a strong drive in the F2 Feature race third place after starting from sixteenth. But the Italian felt that a win was out of his reach even without the penalty that occurred for cutting the track.
Championship leader George Russell edges one step closer to winning the FIA Formula 2 Championship by placing his ART Grand Prix car on pole position. Alexander Albon qualifies in eighth place.
F2 driver Louis Delétraz said he spoke to Haas F1 driver and friend Romain Grosjean for advice ahead of his first F1 test in Abu Dhabi
Artem Markelov posted on Instagram that he will bow out of the FIA Formula 2 championship this year, ending his five year tenure in the series as he sets to start a new chapter in his racing career.