Markelov and Aitken ready for Abu Dhabi F2 finale

Markelov and Aitken ready for Abu Dhabi F2 finale

17.11.2018: Renault Sport Formula One Team’s Test & Development Driver Artem Markelov and Third & Reserve Driver Jack Aitken return to racing next weekend as the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship draws to a close on the Grand Prix undercard in Abu Dhabi.

Renault Sport Formula One Team’s Test & Development Driver Artem Markelov and Third & Reserve Driver Jack Aitken return to racing next weekend as the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship draws to a close on the Grand Prix undercard in Abu Dhabi.



Artem sits fifth in the championship with 166 points and can still mathematically finish runner-up, which would equal his finish from 2017. The Russian won the Feature race in Abu Dhabi last season.



Jack, meanwhile, is tenth and can finish as high as eighth if results were to go his way.



Artem Markelov:
“I really want to say thanks to a lot of people for this year. Thanks to Russian Time, the fans and to the Formula 2 series because we've spent a lot of time together. We only have two races left in Abu Dhabi and I hope I can finish this part of my career on a bright note. I'm really looking forward to the races, I will be giving it my all as always and I'm aiming for podiums and good results.”





Jack Aitken:
“I’m extremely excited to be back racing in Abu Dhabi. It’s a track that always throws up good battles and I’m looking to finish the year on a high and be back where we should be.”






- Renault Sport - photos Formula 2 LAT



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