Joel Eriksson took his third win of the FIA European Formula 3 Championship season at Pau this morning. The Motopark racer pipped Carlin’s Lando Norris to the flag by just two-tenths of-a-second. Maxi Günther filled out the podium for Prema Powerteam.
Meanwhile, at the Weekend: Magnussen and Huertas triumph at Aragon; Mason and Stuvik take F3 Open wins; Consistency gives Morris F4 lead.
Italian Formula 3 champion, Riccardo Agostini has joined Kimiya Sato [note 1} and Andrea Roda as early season signings for the Auto GP World Series.
As budgets rise and sponsors become harder to come by, the pang for drivers with some solid backing grows – something that GP2 squad Ocean Racing Technology know only too well.
It can be very easy at times to forget that not all forms of motor racing come neatly packaged. Lurk through the wider world of motor racing and it can be relatively easy to source small localised events where not every driver is a slick machine, trying to push their career forward.