Sporting Regulations

About 4 hours of tracktime per event

Following two practice sessions, the first of two qualifying sessions will be held on Friday afternoon. Race 1 starts on Saturday morning, while Qualifying 2 is usually scheduled for the afternoon. On Sunday, the two remaining races will be held, with Race 2 taking of on Sunday morning and Race 3 concluding the weekend in the afternoon. Each race will consist of 33 minutes plus one lap and covers a distance of about 100 kilometres.


Free practice (2 x 40 Min.)

Qualifying for race 1 (20 Min.)


Race 1 (33 Min. + 1 lap)

Qualifying for race 2+3 (20 Min.)



Race 2 (33 Min. + 1 lap)

Race 3 (33 Min. + 1 lap)


Starting grid

Qualifying 1 for Race 1 = Fastest time of Qualifying 1 sets grid for Race 1

Qualifying 2 for Race 2 = Fastest time of Qualifying 2 sets grid for Race 2

Qualifying 2 for Race 3 = Second fastest time of Qualifying 2 sets grid for Race 3



The European Championship title is awarded to the driver who scored more points than any of his opponents.


The title for the best team goes to the team that scored more points than any of its opponents. Points for the team classification solely are awarded to two best finishing cars of each team.


Rookies are drivers who previously have not raced in vehicles of a performance level higher than that of a Formula 3 car or taken part in more than three race Events in the FIA Formula 3 car.


In all three races contested on a race weekend, the points for the 10 best-placed drivers are awarded according to the well known Formula 1 system.


1st 25 Points
2nd 18 Points
3rd 15 Points
4th 12 Points
5th 10 Points
6th  8 Points
7th 6 Points
8th 4 Points
9th 2 Points
10th 1 Points


1st car 25 Points
2nd car 18 Points
3rd car 15 Points
4th car 12 Points
5th car 10 Points
6th car  8 Points
7th car 6 Points
8th car 4 Points
9th car 2 Points
10th car 1 Points

Points for the team championship will automatically awarded to the best two scoring cars of each team (No nomination of cars needed). Points for positions occupied by any other car(s) of the same competitor will be allocated to the next eligible competitor(s) of the classification.


1st rookie 25 Points
2nd rookie 18 Points
3rd rookie 15 Points
4th rookie 12 Points
5th rookie 10 Points
6th rookie  8 Points
7th rookie 6 Points
8th rookie 4 Points
9th rookie 2 Points
10th rookie 1 Points

Sporting Regulations

Regulations FIA Formula 3 European Championship on