Season review part 4: Van Amersfoort Racing

Season review part 4: Van Amersfoort Racing

Dutch team Van Amersfoort Racing started into the 2016 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season with Callum Ilott, Anthoine Hubert, Harrison Newey and Pedro Piquet and secured a total of three race wins. The team’s spearhead, Callum Ilott, finished sixth in the championship while Hubert, the team’s best rookie, came third in the rookie ranking. […]

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Callum Ilott to remain in FIA Formula 3 European Championship in 2017

Callum Ilott to remain in FIA Formula 3 European Championship in 2017

Prema Powerteam has announced the signing of Callum Ilott for the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season. This is the first signing for the Italian squad for the upcoming campaign. Ilott will, next year, start his third year in the series. The 18-year old has competed for Carlin and also Van Amersfoort Racing in […]

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George Russell claims pole for Macau Grand Prix qualification race

George Russell claims pole for Macau Grand Prix qualification race

A lap time of 2m10.100s for British driver George Russell (HitechGP) was enough to claim pole position for tomorrow’s ten lap qualification race for the FIA Formula 3 World Cup at Macau. In the final stages of second qualifying, in which red flags flew three times, Russell posted two fast lap times to claim pole […]

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Diversity in FIA Formula 3 European Championship: three teams on Imola podium

Diversity in FIA Formula 3 European Championship: three teams on Imola podium

Already having won the FIA Formula 3 European Championship title, Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam) is still hungry for victories, something he proved in the 27th race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship season at the 4.909 kilometres long Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari in an impressive way. Behind the Canadian winner, George Russell (HitechGP) […]

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Lance Stroll starts off with fastest lap time

Lance Stroll starts off with fastest lap time

Canadian Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam, 1m21.311s) showed himself in excellent shape after the six weeks’ summer break and claimed first place in free practice of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. At the 3.629 kilometres long Nürburgring sprint circuit, the junior driver of the Williams Formula 1 team was 0.087 seconds faster than Callum Ilott […]

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George Russell fastest at sunny Spa

George Russell fastest at sunny Spa

  In second FIA Formula 3 European Championship qualifying at the 7.004 kilometres long Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, George Russell (HitechGP) showed the best performance and claimed pole position for the 20th race of the season. Joel Eriksson (Motopark) followed in second place from Nikita Mazepin (HitechGP) and Mikkel Jensen (kfzteile24 Mücke Motorsport). With third place […]

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Nick Cassidy on top at rainy Spa

Nick Cassidy on top at rainy Spa

The 7.004 kilometres long circuit of Spa-Francorchamps greeted the FIA Formula 3 European Championship drivers with rain, but it became less intense in the course of the session. Nick Cassidy (Prema Powerteam, 2:30.211 minutes) coped best with the conditions: in free practice, he came out on top from Callum Ilott (Van Amersfoort Racing, 2:30.260 minutes). […]

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Nick Cassidy scores his maiden FIA Formula 3 European Championship race win

Nick Cassidy scores his maiden FIA Formula 3 European Championship race win

Nick Cassidy (Prema Powerteam) has pulled it off and finally scored his maiden race win in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. At the start, the New Zealander pipped his rivals and after 23 laps, he took the chequered flag in first place. Maximilian Günther (Prema Powerteam) finished second from Callum Ilott (Van Amersfoort Racing), […]

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Sun, Sea and Zandvoort: F3 back on the Dutch coast

Sun, Sea and Zandvoort: F3 back on the Dutch coast

  With Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam) having secured the unofficial FIA Formula 3 European Championship mid-season title in late June at Nuremberg’s Norisring, the 17-year-old Canadian and his rivals are about to contest the next race meeting this weekend. The 4.307-kilometre-long Circuit Park Zandvoort will stage the 16th, 17th and 18th race of the 2016 […]

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Youngest driver David Beckman quickest at Hockenheim

Youngest driver David Beckman quickest at Hockenheim

On the second of the two days of official FIA Formula 3 European Championship testing, David Beckmann (kfzteile24 Mücke Motorsport, 1:31.920 minutes) secured the top position on the time sheets. The German who turned 16 only in April was 0.278 seconds faster than Callum Ilott (Van Amersfoort Racing, 1:32.198 minutes) in second position. Sérgio Sette […]

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