Franco Colapinto leads Drivex assault on F4 Spain's Paul Ricard round

Franco Colapinto leads Drivex assault on F4 Spain's Paul Ricard round

26.04.2019: The Argentinean ace sits second in the Drivers’ standings when the Formula 4 Championship heads to France for Round 2. Lobanenko, Nosov, Rached and Sidorkova complete the driver line-up

The Argentinean ace sits second in the Drivers’ standings when the Formula 4 Championship heads to France for Round 2. Lobanenko, Nosov, Rached and Sidorkova complete the driver line-up
 



Drivex will contest the Round 2 of the Formula 4 Spain Championship, which takes place at the Circuit Paul Ricard this weekend. The Spain-based team will enter its five-car entry consisting of Franco Colapinto, Artem Lobanenko, Ivan Nosov, Ghanem Rached and Irina Sidorkova.



Colapinto made a strong start to the season in Los Arcos earlier this month by winning the opening race of the season and just a drive through penalty prevented him from winning Race 2 – Argentina’s Colapinto was demoted to third after taking the checkered flag in first-. Franco lies second on 41 points. Lebanese young ace Rashed Ghanem also stepped onto the podium on his debut in the series with a third place in Race 3.



On the other hand, Russians Lobanenko, Nosov and Sidorkova also started on the right foot. Lobanenko made it into the points twice with Sidorkova claiming two wins in the Female Trophy. Nosov couldn’t score his first points in Los Arcos but showed competitive pace.



Drivex took command of the Teams’ Championship on 53 points.



Two free practice sessions took place today with Colapinto posting the 4th-fastest lap time. Lobanenko also finished in the top-ten with his seventh place.




Race 1 and Race 2 will take place on Saturday with Race 3 scheduled on Sunday.





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