Tag Archive: FIA Formula Two

Jul 22

Marus Pommer sprints to victory at Paul Ricard

German takes second F2 win ahead of Tuscher and Zanella

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - Markus Pommer secured a lights to flag victory during today's Formula Two race at Paul RicardMarkus Pommer secured his second Formula Two win of the season with a superb lights-to-flag drive during today’s (Sunday) second race at Paul Ricard.

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Jul 22

Markus Pommer powers to pole at Paul Ricard

German just edges out Tuscher with last lap surge

F2 - Markus Pommer secured pole for today's second F2 race at Paul RicardF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipMarkus Pommer powered to his second Formula Two pole of the season after edging out Mathéo Tuscher by 0.139s during today’s (Sunday) closely fought second qualifying session at Paul Ricard.

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Jul 21

Mathéo Tuscher becomes youngest F2 winner at Paul Ricard

15-year-old Swiss enters record books with maiden victory

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 -Matheo Tuscher became the youngest winner of an F2 race today with his maiden victory at Paul RicardFifteen-year-old Mathéo Tuscher became the youngest ever winner of a Formula Two race with a dominating lights-to-flag victory during today’s (Saturday) sun-soaked opening race at Paul Ricard. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 21

Mathéo Tuscher powers to third pole at Paul Ricard

Swiss ahead of Pommer and McKenzie in closely fought session

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - Matheo Tuscher powers to third F2 pole at sunny Paul RicardMathéo Tuscher secured his third pole of the season during today’s (Saturday) opening Formula Two qualifying session at Paul Ricard. In cooler temperatures, the 15 year-old Swiss posted a best time of 1:53.023s late in the session to edge out Markus Pommer and Daniel McKenzie during the closely fought session which saw the top 10 covered by a second.

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Jul 20

Alex Fontana ends on top in Paul Ricard practice

19-year-old leads Swiss trio ahead of Tuscher and Zanella

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - Alex Fontana was on top during today's second F2 practice session at Paul RicardAlex Fontana led a trio of Swiss drivers to finish on top during today’s (Friday) second Formula Two practice session at a sun-soaked Paul Ricard. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 20

Christopher Zanella sets the pace in opening practice

Swiss leads from McKenzie and Pommer at sun-soaked Paul Ricard

F2 - Christopher Zanella led the way during today's opening F2 practice session at Paul RicardF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipChristopher Zanella was the first to get to grips with the Paul Ricard layout, topping the timesheets during today’s (Friday) sun-drenched opening Formula Two practice session.

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Jul 13

F2 drivers show support for FIA’s Action for Road Safety campaign

Youngsters learn life-saving lessons with Brands Hatch YoungDrive! programme

F2 - The F2 drivers lend their support for the FIA's Road Action for Safety campaignF2 - Iranian F2 driver Kourosh Khani shows his support to the FIAFIA Formula Two drivers took time out of their preparations for this weekend’s rounds at Brands Hatch to show support for the FIA’s Action for Road Safety (AfRS) campaign, helping teach youngsters the importance of road safety with the aid of the circuit’s YoungDrive! programme.

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Jun 24

Luciano Bacheta awarded fifth win after severe rain washes out race two

Brit receives half points in Spa with Pommer and Mirocha on podium

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - Luciano Bacheta claims his fifth F2 win at Spa during a rain-affected race two which was forced to be abandonedLuciano Bacheta was awarded his fifth victory during today’s (Sunday) second Formula Two race at Spa which was forced to be abandoned due to severe rain, with the top 10 receiving half points.

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Jun 24

Luciano Bacheta secures Spa pole for race two

Brit bounces back from non-finish yesterday to take front-row start

F2 - Luciano Bacheta secures pole for Spa race twoF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipLuciano Bacheta bounced back from a disappointing race yesterday to secure pole for today’s (Sunday) second Formula Two race at Spa. The 22-year-old Brit waited for a clear track midway through the session to set a best time of 2:03.925s to clinch his second pole of the season. He was followed closely home – just 0.166s – by round seven winner Markus Pommer with Alex Fontana taking third for today’s race which gets underway at 14:15 (local time).

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Jun 23

Markus Pommer sprints to maiden victory at Spa

German takes lights-to-flag win ahead of McKenzie and Tuscher

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - Markus Pommer powers to his maiden F2 victory at Spa todayMarkus Pommer drove a superb and controlled race to convert his maiden Formula Two pole into his first series win during today’s (Saturday) round seven at Spa.

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Jun 23

Markus Pommer storms to maiden Spa pole

German secures front row start ahead of McKenzie and Marinescu

F2 -German Markus Pommer storms to maiden F2 pole at SpaF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipMarkus Pommer put in a superb late lap to storm to his maiden pole during today’s (Saturday) closely-fought Formula Two qualifying session at Spa. The 21-year-old German waited until the closing stages to post a blistering 2:04.623s to edge out Daniel McKenzie, who had held the top spot for much of the 30-minute session, by a mere 0.050s, with Mihai Marinescu securing third.

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Jun 22

Alex Fontana on top in Spa practice two

Top 13 inside one second in closely fought session

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - Swiss driver Alex Fontana topped the timesheets during the second F2 practice session at SpaAlex Fontana finished on top by just 0.036s during today’s (Friday) second Formula Two free practice session at Spa, which saw the top 13 drivers separated by less than a second.

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Jun 22

Christopher Zanella leads the way in Spa

Swiss ahead of Fontana and Ghirelli in opening practice session

F2 - Christopher Zanella led the way in F2 free practice one at SpaF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipChristopher Zanella continued where he left off by going quickest during today’s (Friday) closely fought opening Formula Two practice session at Spa.

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May 27

Christopher Zanella powers to Nűrburgring victory

Swiss secures first win of season ahead of Marinescu and Tuscher

F2 - Christopher Zanella winner of round six at the Nurburgring receives his winning trophy from special guest Sabine Schmitz F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipJeanChristopher Zanella secured his first win of the 2012 Formula Two season by taking the honours during today’s (Sunday) second race at the Nűrburgring. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

Christopher Zanella clinches Nűrburgring pole by 0.003s

Swiss ahead of Marinescu and Tuscher after closely fought session

F2 - Swiss driver Christopher Zanella secured pole for today's second F2 race at the NurburgringF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipChristopher Zanella will line up on pole for today’s (Sunday) second Formula Two race at the Nűrburgring after clinching pole by a mere 0.003 seconds. Read the rest of this entry »

May 26

Mihai Marinescu ends Bacheta’s reign with Nűrburgring victory

Romanian secures second F2 victory ahead of Bacheta and Zanella

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - Mihai Marinescu secured victory during today's Formula Two race at the NurburgringMihai Marinescu was the man to finally end Luciano Bacheta’s unbeaten record by securing victory during today’s (Saturday) opening Formula Two race at the Nűrburgring. Read the rest of this entry »

May 26

Marinescu powers to Nűrburgring pole

Romanian keeps cool during sun-soaked session to take front row start

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - Mihai Marinescu secured pole  for today's opening Formula Two race at the Nurburgring (2)Mihai Marinescu kept his cool during this morning’s (Saturday) sun-soaked Formula Two qualifying session at the Nűrburgring to secure pole for today’s opening race. Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

Kevin Mirocha shines in second practice

Pole leads the way at sun-soaked Nűrburgring

F2 - Kevin Mirocha goes quickest during today's second Formula Two practice session at the NurburgringF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipKevin Mirocha shone during this afternoon’s (Friday) sun-soaked second Formula Two practice session at the Nűrburgring. The 20-year-old Pole, who secured his maiden podium last time out in Portimáo, posted a best time of 1:47.581s, 0.895s quicker than his nearest rival Dino Zamparelli. Swiss teenager Mathéo Tuscher went third quickest for the session with Daniel McKenzie in fourth and newcomer Axcil Jefferies impressing in fifth. Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

Alex Fontana leads the way in opening Nűrburgring practice

Swiss leads fellow countryman Tuscher in closely fought first session

F2 - Alex Fontana was the pace setter during the opening F2 practice session at the NurburgringF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipAlex Fontana was the early pace setter during today’s (Friday) closely fought opening Formula Two practice session at the Nűrburgring. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

Luciano Bacheta makes it four from four in Portimão

Briton finishes ahead of Tuscher and Pommer to extend title lead

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - British driver Luciano Bacheta celebrates  his double win in the Algarve to make him the first F2 driver to secure four conLuciano Bacheta continued his domination of the 2012 FIA Formula Two Championship by securing victory during today’s (Sunday) round four at Portimão, and becoming the first driver to win four consecutive races. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

Mathéo Tuscher storms to Portimão pole

Swiss teenager overcomes hailstorm to take front-row start

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 - Matheo Tuscher secured his second pole of the season during today's rain-affected F2 qualifying session in PortimaoMathéo Tuscher overcame hailstorms during a tricky qualifying session at Portimão to secure pole for today’s (Sunday) second Formula Two race. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 28

Luciano Bacheta continues unbeaten record with third win at Portimão

Briton finishes ahead of Mathéo Tuscher and Kevin Mirocha

F2 - Luciano Bacheta made it three wins from three races during today's F2 race in the AlgarveF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipLuciano Bacheta continued his unbeaten record to secure his third victory from three races during today’s (Saturday) FIA Formula Two race at Portimão. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

Luciano Bacheta completes superb Silverstone double

Brit passes Marinescu on penultimate lap to take early championship lead

F2 - Luciano Bacheta secured a superb double win F2 victory during the opening rounds at Silverstone  F2 - British driver Luciano Bacheta celebrates on the podiumBritish driver Luciano Bacheta completed a superb double victory during today’s (Sunday) second FIA Formula Two race at Silverstone. On home soil the 21-year-old pressured pole-sitter Mihai Marinescu throughout before making his move on the penultimate lap to take the chequered flag for a clean sweep of the honours and an early championship lead. Marinescu finished second with Alex Fontana completing an impressive maiden F2 weekend with another visit to the podium in third. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

Marinescu secures pole for second Silverstone race

Romanian leads from Alex Fontana and Luciano Bacheta

F2 - Mihai Marinescu secured pole for today's second F2 race at SilverstoneF2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipMihai Marinescu will start from pole for today’s (Sunday) second FIA Formula Two race at Silverstone with Swiss racer Alex Fontana alongside him on the front row. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

Eighteen drivers confirmed for Silverstone F2 test

Full entry list revealed for official pre-season test

F2 - FIA Formula Two ChampionshipF2 test at SilverstoneEighteen drivers from 11 different countries will take part in tomorrow’s (Wednesday 28 March) official FIA Formula Two pre-season test session at the Silverstone GP circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

Christopher Zanella returns for F2 title attack

2011 runner-up eyes Williams F1 prize

F2 - Christopher Zanella portraitF2 - Christopher Zanella2011 FIA Formula Two runner-up Christopher Zanella has his sights firmly set on championship victory and the Williams F1 prize test after confirming he is to return to the series in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 26

Dean Stoneman joins Silverstone F2 test line up

2010 Champion set for welcome return after cancer battle

F2 - Dean Stoneman will make his F2 return this week by taking part in the first official test sessionF2 - Dean Stoneman during his Williams F1 test2010 FIA Formula Two Champion Dean Stoneman will make a welcome return to the series this week when he takes part in the first official F2 test at Silverstone on 28 March – marking his first time in the Williams designed car since recovering from illness. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Bortolotti ends impressive Williams F1 test seventh fastest

Abu Dhabi Young Driver Test, Day 3

2011-11-17 - AT&T Williams - Abu Dhabi - Mirko Bortolotti 02 2011-11-17 - AT&T Williams - Abu Dhabi - Mirko BortolottiRecently crowned FIA Formula Two champion Mirko Bortolotti was seventh fastest at the end of his prize Williams F1 test after taking part in the Formula One young driver programme at Abu Dhabi today (17 November).

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Oct 28

Hegewald sets the pace in Barcelona

German leads from Bortolotti and Marinescu in second free practice session

F2 - Barcelona - Tobias HegewaldTobias Hegewald was the pace-setter during today’s (Friday) second FIA Formula Two free practice session in Barcelona – 0.286s ahead of his nearest rival.

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Sep 07

F2 car out runs fighter jet!

Plamen Kralev goes head-to-head with MiG-29 during Bulgarian air show

F2 - Plamen Kralev racing a fighter jetF2 - Plamen Kralev meets the Bulgarian Prime MinisterThe 500bhp of the JPH1B Williams F2 car impressed in one of its toughest challenges yet recently when it went head-to-head in a drag race with a 22,220bhp MiG-29 fighter jet!

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