Camara claims victory in Zandvoort’s second race and extends championship lead

Camara claims victory in Zandvoort’s second race and extends championship lead Read more

The Zandvoort weekend will remain etched in the memory of fans and drivers of the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine, who received a warm embrace from the crowd that filled the stands and paddock of the Dutch circuit.
 

Rain Mastery: Tuukka Taponen clinches maiden win at Zandvoort in Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine

Rain Mastery: Tuukka Taponen clinches maiden win at Zandvoort in Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine Read more

The first race of the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine at Zandvoort took place under heavy rain, which began falling just before the cars lined up on the track. The iconic and fascinating Dutch circuit, which allows no room for error, witnessed Tuukka Taponen (R-ace GP) celebrating his first victory in the series on the podium today.

Alessandro Giusti leads the pack in the Second Collective Test at Zandvoort

Alessandro Giusti leads the pack in the Second Collective Test at Zandvoort Read more

Alessandro Giusti thrilled the Zandvoort crowd by setting the fastest time in the second Collective Test. The Williams Academy driver posted a top time of 1’31″110, placing the ART Grand Prix team’s car at the forefront in the final moments of the session.

Tuukka Taponen and Ugo Ugochukwu excel in Pre-Event Collective Tests at Zandvoort

Tuukka Taponen and Ugo Ugochukwu excel in Pre-Event Collective Tests at Zandvoort Read more

The Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine kicked off today with two Pre-Event Collective Tests at Zandvoort, the venue for the third event of the season.

Anticipation soars for the second round of the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine at Spa Francorchamps

Anticipation soars for the second round of the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine at Spa Francorchamps Read more

As the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine prepares for the upcoming round at Spa Francorchamps this weekend, interest is high following an engaging start to the season at Hockenheimring. The first round featured notable performances that have already begun to shape the early championship standings.
 

Rafael Camara secures the first pole position of the year

Rafael Camara secures the first pole position of the year Read more

Reflecting expectations, the first qualifying session of the year for the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine at the inaugural round at Hockenheimring was highly intense. Taking the first pole position of the year was Prema Racing’s Ferrari Driver Academy driver, Rafael Camara, rewarded for the hard work put in with the team over the winter to be ready for the season’s first event.

The Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine is back: 33 drivers ready for Hockenheim

The Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine is back: 33 drivers ready for Hockenheim Read more

With 11 leading teams and a grid of 33 cars the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine is ready to be back on the track the upcoming weekend, for the opening round at Hockenheim. The Championship promoted by ACI Sport and Alpine Racing, chosen every year by many high-profile drivers as a fundamental step in a succesful carreer, will involve also this year a quality driver pool, with many of them backed by various academies.

Noah Strømsted tops Hockenheim Pre-Season Collective Test

Noah Strømsted tops Hockenheim Pre-Season Collective Test Read more

The final timed session that took place this afternoon in Hockenheim has seen the checkered flag waving over the Pre-Season Collective Test 2024 of the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine.

Nikita Bedrin Leads the way at Hockenheim in the opening session

Nikita Bedrin Leads the way at Hockenheim in the opening session Read more

The Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine fired up its engines this morning at Hockenheim, the circuit hosting the last Pre Season Collective Test of the year. On the German track, 33 cars took to the wet and variable weather conditions, with rain falling until just before the session began, leaving the track wet in places and causing some drivers to go off track, leading to a series of red flags.

Tukka Tapponen tops afternoon FRECA session at Paul Ricard

Tukka Tapponen tops afternoon FRECA session at Paul Ricard Read more

The Paul Ricard circuit buzzed with activity in the afternoon as the 32 single-seaters returned to the track for the second pre-season collective test of the 2024 Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine. Finnish driver Tuukka Taponen showcased his solid aptitude around the French track’s corners, clocking the fastest lap time of 1’57”492 in his R-ace GP car.
 

Rafael Camara clocks fastest time in first timed session at Paul Ricard

Rafael Camara clocks fastest time in first timed session at Paul Ricard Read more

The Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine sprang into action this morning at Paul Ricard, the stage for the second pre-season collective test of the year. Commanding the track during the morning session was Rafael Camara of Prema Racing, who clinched the fastest lap with an impressive time of 1’57”321.

FRECA: Naël and Badoer fastest in Barcelona's final test sessions

FRECA: Naël and Badoer fastest in Barcelona's final test sessions Read more

The afternoon in Barcelona unfolded with the last two sessions of the tests, marking the official start of the 2024 Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine season. The penultimate session kicked off right after the lunch break, with Sainteloc Racing’s Theophile Naël setting the pace, recording the best time of 1:37.583. Close behind the French driver, Brando Badoer (Van Amersfoort Racing) performed well, finishing less than three-tenths of a second off the pace.

FRECA: In Barcelona Pedro Clerot clocks the best time on the first day of official testing

FRECA: In Barcelona Pedro Clerot clocks the best time on the first day of official testing Read more

The Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine has officially fired up its engines for the start of the 2024 season, which, as per tradition, kicks off at the Barcelona circuit, where today the first preseason collective test took place.

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. 

FDA Scouting World Finals: René Lammers is the winner

FDA Scouting World Finals: René Lammers is the winner Read more

The 2023 FDA Scouting World Finals was one of the most closely contested of all time. In terms of the results, both on track and when it came to the various attitudinal tests, four of the six drivers were pretty much at the same level and therefore, it was not easy for the Ferrari Driver Academy experts to choose a winner. In the end, that honour went to Dutchman René Lammers, who was also the least experienced of the bunch.

Brazilian Pedro Clerot steps up to FRECA with VAR

Brazilian Pedro Clerot steps up to FRECA with VAR Read more

16-year-old Pedro Clerot has signed with Van Amersfoort Racing for what will be his first season in the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine (FRECA). Clerot graduates to FRECA after an intense two-year run in Formula 4 racing.

Alvise Rodella steps up to Spanish F4 with MP Motorsport

Alvise Rodella steps up to Spanish F4 with MP Motorsport Read more

Italian karter Alvise Rodella has chosen MP Motorsport for his full-season promotion to single-seaters. The youngster will step up from karts for a campaign in the 2023 Spanish Formula 4 Championship with the Dutch team.

Pedro Clerot switches to Spanish F4 with MP Motorsport

Pedro Clerot switches to Spanish F4 with MP Motorsport Read more

Brazilian rising star Pedro Clerot will make a switch to the Spanish Formula 4 Championship in 2023, having sewn up a deal with series front-runners MP Motorsport.