McLaren Junior Sergio Sette Camara says his first win in two years in Formula 2 gives him fresh confidence in the race for the championship.
2019 Formula 2 – Austria
McLaren Junior Sergio Sette Camara captured his first F2 win since 2017 in a thrilling Sprint race at the Red Bull Ring.
Japanese driver Nobuharu Matsushita claims the FIA Formula 2 Feature Race win at the Red Bull Ring, claiming Carlin’s first win in the series since Bahrain 2018.
Campos Racing revealed on Social Media that a sponsor to Dorian Boccolacci prevented him from keeping his seat in FIA Formula 2.
Carlin’s Louis Deletraz was fastest in FIA Formula 2 Practice at the Red Bull Ring, beating Nyck de Vries and Luca Ghiotto.
Swiss driver Ralph Boschung will not resume his season in FIA Formula 2 after financial difficulties has forced him to end his season with Trident prior to the next round in Austria.
Round 6 of the 2019 FIA Formula 2 championship heads to Spielberg for the Red Bull Ring, where championship leader will be hoping to continue his strong form that has seen him take the lead of the championship.
The Austrian round will also see two new drivers join the grid for Campos and MP Motorsport: Arjun Maini makes his F2 return whilst Red Bull IndyCar driver Patricio O’Ward joins the series for the first time.
Indian driver Arjun Maini makes his return to FIA Formula 2 with Campos Racing, as he signs a two-race deal at the Red Bull Ring and Silverstone with the Spanish Squad.
Maini joins as he replaces Dorian Boccolacci, with Campos revealing that he only signed with the team for five races and failed to negotiate a new deal.
MP Motorsport haven’t ruled out F2 veteran Artem Markelov in replacing race banned Mahaveer Raghunathan for the next round at the Red Bull Ring.
Raghunathan was handed a race ban after breaching VSC protocol three times, collecing 9 penalty points as a result. He will miss the next round at the Red Bull Ring.
FIA Formula 2 Championship leader Nyck de Vries claims Feature race pole position at the Red Bull Ring ahead of Renault Academy drivers’ Anthoine Hubert and Guanyu Zhou.
American Ryan Tveter will make his FIA Formula 2 debut with Trident at Austria as he acts as a replacement for the now sidelined Ralph Boschung.
Red Bull Junior and IndyCar driver Patricio O’Ward will make his FIA Formula 2 debut this weekend with MP Motorsport as he joins the Dutch squad as a stand-in for the race banned Mahaveer Raghunathan.
Raghunathan is banned for Austria, leaving MP to seek a stand-in driver, which they surprised many with the announcement of the recently joined Red Bull Junior driver. O’Ward competes in IndyCar with Carlin.