Fantastic Finn Tuukka Taponen Wins 2024 Formula Regional Middle East Championship

Fantastic Finn Tuukka Taponen Wins 2024 Formula Regional Middle East Championship Read more

Ferrari Driver Academy talent Tuukka Taponen became the 2024 Formula Regional Middle East Champion (FRMEC) in the final round at Dubai Autodrome. Victory in Saturday’s opening race of the weekend for R-ace GP’s 17-year-old Finnish star was enough to put him beyond reach of his only remaining title rival, Taylor Barnard, and for good measure, Taponen put on a dominant display in Sunday’s season finale to further underline his superiority with another win.

Star Trio Take Victories in Dubai as Tuukka Taponen Extends Title Lead

Star Trio Take Victories in Dubai as Tuukka Taponen Extends Title Lead Read more

Three different drivers stood atop the podium during a thrilling Formula Regional Middle East Championship Certified by FIA (FRMEC) Round 3 at Dubai Autodrome, but it was a fourth who emerged from the action with an expanded points lead. While Taylor Barnard, Nikhil Bohra, and Rafael Câmara tasted glory on the weekend, in the longer game it is Tuukka Taponen who is looking ever more difficult to beat to the ultimate prize, with two events – comprising a total of six races – remaining.

Double Abu Dhabi Victories Earn Tuukka Taponen Championship Lead

Double Abu Dhabi Victories Earn Tuukka Taponen Championship Lead Read more

The Formula Regional Middle East Championship certified by FIA (FRMEC) was the domain of the sensational Tuukka Taponen over the course of the second round on the full 5.281km Formula 1 layout of the Yas Marina Circuit. The 17-year-old Finn, who is backed by the Ferrari Driver Academy, topped both qualifying sessions and then drove his R-ace GP car to his first two victories in the category. 

Wharton makes the jump to FRECA with PREMA Racing

Wharton makes the jump to FRECA with PREMA Racing Read more

James Wharton will step up to the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine with PREMA Racing in 2024, the team is proud to announce.

Ugo Ugochukwu is the first Champion of the Euro 4 Championship

Ugo Ugochukwu is the first Champion of the Euro 4 Championship Read more

With the victory in Race 3 in Barcelona, the American, Ugo Ugochukwu secures the title in the new series promoted by ACI Sport and WSK Promotion.

James Wharton wins Race 2 and soars to the top of the Euro 4 Championship

James Wharton wins Race 2 and soars to the top of the Euro 4 Championship Read more

Akshay Bohra penalized for the incident with Arvid Lindblad, resulting in a drastic change in the Championship standings after the penultimate race of the year. Team Trophy awarded to Prema Racing. Now Race 3 will assign the title, with poleman Ugo Ugochukwu in a very favorable position.

Barcelona, Akshay Bohra clinches the first victory in the Euro 4 Championship

Barcelona, Akshay Bohra clinches the first victory in the Euro 4 Championship Read more

After a challenging race, the US Racing driver turned his first pole into a season's first win in the series. Wharton and Taponen penalized

The Italian F.4 Championship 2023 ends with the final win of Kacper Sztuka

The Italian F.4 Championship 2023 ends with the final win of Kacper Sztuka Read more

The Polish driver from US Racing had won the first race of the season at Imola, and today he closed the circle by winning the final one at Vallelunga. Ugochukwu finished in P2 and Taponen in third on the last podium of the year.

Kacper Sztuka enters the Olympus of the Italian F.4 Championship: he is the 10th Champion of the series

Kacper Sztuka enters the Olympus of the Italian F.4 Championship: he is the 10th Champion of the series Read more

Kacper Sztuka enters the Olympus of the Italian F.4 Championship; he is the 10th Champion of the series. Despite a 5-second post-race penalty, the Pole still takes home the victory in Race 2 and closes the games. On the podium, Tuukka Taponen finishes in P2, and Brando Badoer takes third place.

Ugo Ugochukwu wins Race 1 and keeps the title fight alive

Ugo Ugochukwu wins Race 1 and keeps the title fight alive Read more

The American triumphs in Race 1 with an exceptional start, narrowing the gap from Pole Sztuka, who finishes third on the podium behind Tuukka Taponen

Italian F.4 Championship at Vallelunga Grand Finale

Italian F.4 Championship at Vallelunga Grand Finale Read more

Kacper Sztuka, Arvid Lindblad, and Ugo Ugochukwu are ready for the final showdown. Also, the Women's Trophy is up for grabs, with Victoria Blokhina leading, closely followed by Tina Hausmann

The Italian F.4 at the Mugello Circuit for the penultimate round of the season

The Italian F.4 at the Mugello Circuit for the penultimate round of the season Read more

The Italian F.4 Championship returns to the track this weekend with the sixth and penultimate round of the season. The summer break, now coming to an end, had started after the round at the Paul Ricard Circuit in Le Castellet.

In the final race of the Euro 4 Championship, Arvid Lindblad secures his first victory

In the final race of the Euro 4 Championship, Arvid Lindblad secures his first victory Read more

Arvid Lindblad completes his weekend-long chase and clinches the win. Brando Badoer and Akshay Bohra join him on the podium

Euro 4 Championship, Slater surprises in qualifying 1, Sztuka secures the remaining two pole positions

Euro 4 Championship, Slater surprises in qualifying 1, Sztuka secures the remaining two pole positions Read more

Saturday morning at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza kicked off with the Euro 4 Championship qualifying sessions. In two 15-minute sessions, 30 drivers from around the world competed to determine the starting grid for the weekend's three races. In the first qualifying session, rookie sensation Freddie Slater secured pole position.

The Euro 4 Championship at the Temple of Speed for the second round of the season

The Euro 4 Championship at the Temple of Speed for the second round of the season Read more

Thirty drivers ready to race at Monza in the series promoted by ACI Sport and WSK Promotion, which, after the success at the Mugello Circuit, sees Ugo Ugochukwu leading the standings

Nearly 40 cars ready for the French round of the Italian F.4 Championship

Nearly 40 cars ready for the French round of the Italian F.4 Championship Read more

37 single-seaters ready to take to the track to compete in the fifth round of the Championship at Paul Ricard

Race 3 goes to Wharton, Ugochukwu finishes second and heads to Monza as the Euro 4 Championship leader

Ugochukwu, 2 out of 2 at Mugello Circuit in the Euro 4 Championship

Ugochukwu, 2 out of 2 at Mugello Circuit in the Euro 4 Championship Read more

The American driver from Prema Racing doubles up in the Euro 4 Championship. Bohra, secures his second podium finish, this time in P2, followed by Wharton

The first victory in the Euro 4 Championship goes to Ugo Ugochukwu

The first victory in the Euro 4 Championship goes to Ugo Ugochukwu Read more

The American driver wins Race 1 with an exciting overtaking move on the final lap. Kacper Sztuka finishes second on the podium, followed by Akshay Bohra

Lindblad in full control for the second victory of the weekend

Lindblad in full control for the second victory of the weekend Read more

It's a double win for the British driver, as he awaits to start from pole position in the final race of the weekend. Penalties for Sztuka; Ugochukwu, and Badoer on the podium in race 2

Arvid Lindblad wins Italian F.4 race 1 at Monza

Arvid Lindblad wins Italian F.4 race 1 at Monza Read more

Ugochukwu crosses the finish line first, but post-race decisions change the standings. Lindblad is declared the winner, followed by Badoer in second and Taponen in third.

Brando Badoer will start tomorrow’s race in pole position. Lindblad will be the poleman in Race 2 and Race 3

Brando Badoer will start tomorrow’s race in pole position. Lindblad will be the poleman in Race 2 and Race 3 Read more

The qualifying session at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza was extremely close, with tight margins that anticipate three highly contested races.

The Italian F.4 Championship at the Temple of Speed for the 4th round of the season

The Italian F.4 Championship at the Temple of Speed for the 4th round of the season Read more

More than 30 drivers from around the world are ready to compete on the track this weekend. The Italian F.4 Championship arrives at Monza, after the Belgian round, with British driver Arvid Lindblad from Prema Racing leading the driver's standings. 

Italian F.4 Championship: After Wharton's double victory, Ugochukwu succeeded in Race 3

Italian F.4 Championship: After Wharton's double victory, Ugochukwu succeeded in Race 3 Read more

Race 3 closed the third round of the Italian F.4 Championship at Spa-Francorchamps. David finished in second place on the final podium, followed by Wharton.

Spa-Francorchamps, James Wharton secures his first victory in the Italian F.4 Championship

Spa-Francorchamps, James Wharton secures his first victory in the Italian F.4 Championship Read more

On the podium, alongside Prema Racing, US Racing is represented by Zachary David in P2, and Van Amersfoort Racing has the Italian Brando Badoer on the third step.

The Formula 4 made in Italy takes off to Spa-Francorchamps for the third round

The Formula 4 made in Italy takes off to Spa-Francorchamps for the third round Read more

All set for the third round of the Italian F.4 Championship, with 30 drivers competing in the 3 races over the weekend

James Wharton is the new UAE F4 champion!

James Wharton is the new UAE F4 champion! Read more

With two more victories and three pole positions at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi, James Wharton has achieved the goal he set himself when he arrived in the United Arab Emirates in January: to win the highly coveted and challenging 2023 UAE F4 Championship. The final round of the season once again demonstrated the competitiveness of the Ferrari Driver Academy driver. The 16-year-old Australian hopeful will now head to Europe and the Italian F4 Championship.

James Wharton - A podium finish to kick off the 2023 UAE F4 Championship

James Wharton - A podium finish to kick off the 2023 UAE F4 Championship Read more

After a successful and promising first season in single-seaters in 2022, marked by three 5th places in Formula 4 in the Italian, German and UAE championships, James Wharton has just started a second season of F4 racing that will be very important for the future of his career. A Ferrari Driver Academy driver, supported by All Road Management, Motorsport Australia and racing with the Mumbai Falcons Racing team, the 16-year-old Australian was in Dubai from 9th to 14th January for the first of five FIA-certified UAE F4 events. A podium finish has already rewarded his high level of performance.

Taylor Barnard wins at the Nürburgring, Rafael Camara is Rookie champion

Taylor Barnard wins at the Nürburgring, Rafael Camara is Rookie champion Read more

Fifth win for Taylor Barnard: The Brit earned victory for himself and the PHM Racing team in the final race of this season’s ADAC Formula 4 at the Nürburgring on Sunday. The 18-year-old was followed home in second place by McLaren Junior Ugo Ugochukwu (USA/Prema Racing). Rafael Camara (17/BRA/Prema Racing) took third place in the 18th race of the season and won the Rookie title in the process. “I am overjoyed to be heading home with the trophy for the most successful rookie. That was not an easy race for me, as I had to fight my way forward from tenth on the grid. I never gave up and believed in myself,” said Camara.

Andrea Kimi Antonelli is the new ADAC Formula 4 champion

Andrea Kimi Antonelli is the new ADAC Formula 4 champion Read more

ADAC Formula 4 has its champion: Andrea Kimi Antonelli (16/Prema Racing) was crowned champion of the 2022 season with races to spare, following victory in race 17 at the Nürburgring. “Absolutely unbelievable! It feels awesome to be ADAC Formula 4 champion.