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. 

The closing race of the WSK Final Cup is at the start in Franciacorta with 342 drivers on track

The closing race of the WSK Final Cup is at the start in Franciacorta with 342 drivers on track Read more

Qualifying practice and the initial heats of the weekend will be on Friday, November 24th. Additional heats will follow on Saturday, while the Prefinals and Finals will enjoy Live Streaming on TV on Sunday, November 26th.

Aston Martin Autosport BRDC Young Driver Luke Browning stars in Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One™ Silverstone test

Aston Martin Autosport BRDC Young Driver Luke Browning stars in Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One™ Silverstone test Read more

British racing driver Luke Browning made an impressive debut when he tested an Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One™ Team car on Tuesday (24 October) as part of his prize for winning last year’s Aston Martin Autosport BRDC Young Driver of the Year Award [AMABA].

Andrea Kimi Antonelli wins Formula Regional Middle East Championship

Andrea Kimi Antonelli wins Formula Regional Middle East Championship Read more

Abu Dhabi, February 19, 2023: Mercedes Formula 1 protégé Andrea Kimi Antonelli became the inaugural Formula Regional Middle East (FRMEC) champion during another thrilling weekend of action in the final round at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The 16-year-old Italian didn’t win any races, although he did take the chequered flag first in one of them. But a penalty for a collision with main title rival Taylor Barnard as they battled for the lead in race one converted victory into no points for Antonelli, and kept things at boiling point overnight before the deciding two races on Sunday.

FIA Formula 3: Bortoleto fastest on final day of testing for Trident

FIA Formula 3: Bortoleto fastest on final day of testing for Trident Read more

Gabriel Bortoleto ended pre-season testing on top, setting a 1:47.417 to lead the way on the final day of running for Trident. He narrowly headed up the field from Gabriele Minì, just 0.035s off the top spot with Grégoire Saucy in the top three once again.

Andrea Kimi Antonelli Leads Charge into Abu Dhabi Title-Decider

Andrea Kimi Antonelli Leads Charge into Abu Dhabi Title-Decider Read more

Dubai, February 12, 2023: Thrilling racing on the Formula Regional Middle East Championship’s (FRMEC) return to Dubai Autodrome culminated in Andrea Kimi Antonelli taking an encouraging points lead into the final round next weekend at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. But such has been the unpredictable nature of the season so far, that nothing can be taken for granted. Antonelli may have shared the wins in Dubai with Pepe Martí and Nikita Bedrin, but it was Taylor Barnard who scored the biggest points total of the weekend and he is still very much in the picture for the title.

Wednesdag Livestreams: F4 UAE & FRegional Middle East certified by FIA Round 3 Race 2 & 3

Wednesdag Livestreams: F4 UAE & FRegional Middle East certified by FIA Round 3 Race 2 & 3 Read more

Round 3 continues with Races 2 and 3 of the Formula 4 UAE Championship and the Formula Regional Middle East Championship (FRMEC) at the new 5.609km Kuwait Motor Town.
 

Livestream: 2023 Formula Regional Middle East Championship certified by FIA Round 3 Race 1

Livestream: 2023 Formula Regional Middle East Championship certified by FIA Round 3 Race 1 Read more

Today starts Round 3 with race 1 of the Formula Regional Middle East Championship (FRMEC) at the new 5.609km Kuwait Motor Town. Alongside the F4 UAE Championship, the two series will debut open-wheel competition at the impressive, multi-discipline USD162 million motorsport facility with a combined grid just shy of 70 cars.

Andrea Kimi Antonelli Retains Championship Lead after Kuwait Debut

Andrea Kimi Antonelli Retains Championship Lead after Kuwait Debut Read more

The first visit by the Formula Regional Middle East Championship Certified by FIA (FRMEC) to the new Kuwait Motor Town facility was a festival of the unpredictable and dramatic. Dino Beganovic, Taylor Barnard and Sami Meguetounif emerged as the three race winners. Yet, just as he did after the opening round at Dubai Autodrome, Andrea Kimi Antonelli came away as the series leader, despite not yet having won a race.

Championship to Debut Single Seater Racing in new track in Kuwait

Championship to Debut Single Seater Racing in new track in Kuwait Read more

The Formula Regional Middle East Championship (FRMEC) will make history as the first single-seater series to race at the new 5.609km Kuwait Motor Town (KMT) this week. Alongside the F4 UAE Championship, the two series will debut open-wheel competition at the impressive, multi-discipline USD162 million motorsport facility with a combined grid just shy of 70 cars.

Formula Regional Middle East Championship Makes Dazzling Dubai Debut

Formula Regional Middle East Championship Makes Dazzling Dubai Debut Read more

The inaugural round of the new Formula Regional Middle East Championship Certified by FIA (FRMEC) was certainly dramatic and unpredictable. When the dust settled at the Dubai Autodrome from three sensational races from the high-quality, international 27-driver field, a trio of young talents were celebrating victories – yet none of them are in the leading three positions in the championship.

Stellar Entry for Inaugural Formula Regional Middle East Championship

Stellar Entry for Inaugural Formula Regional Middle East Championship Read more

Much of the world’s most exciting young racing talent, including numerous champions, is gearing up for the opening round of the Formula Regional Middle East Championship Certified by FIA at the Dubai Autodrome. The huge, international field will begin its schedule of five triple-header events on 13-14 January in support of the Dubai 24 Hours, before four more rounds, the entire season held at FIA Grade I circuits.

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Mercedes F1 Junior, Andrea Kimi Antonelli: ADAC Formula 4 title is the first step towards Formula 1

Mercedes F1 Junior, Andrea Kimi Antonelli: ADAC Formula 4 title is the first step towards Formula 1 Read more

Andrea Kimi Antonelli is the new ADAC Formula 4 champion. After his big success at the Nürburgring, the Italian in Prema Racing colours climbed out of the cockpit of his 180-hp Formula 4 car and raised his fists to the sky. He then leapt into the arms of his mechanics and engineers, as the celebrations knew no bounds at the Nürburgring. Victory in the penultimate race saw the 16-year-old crowned champion in the ADAC’s junior series.

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.

The fifth edition of the WSK Open Cup is at the starting blocks in Lonato with over 220 drivers

The fifth edition of the WSK Open Cup is at the starting blocks in Lonato with over 220 drivers Read more

The fifth edition of the WSK Open Cup will get underway from September 28 to October 2, 2022 at the South Garda Karting of Lonato. The Live TV Streaming will be available from wsk.it and Motorsport.tv.

Taylor Barnard wins nail-biting finale at the Lausitzring

Taylor Barnard wins nail-biting finale at the Lausitzring Read more

Excitement right down to the finish: Taylor Barnard (18/GBR/PHM Racing) came through an exciting race in ADAC Formula 4 to take a narrow victory over team-mate Nikita Bedrin (ITA) on Sunday. Behind them, Valentin Kluss (15/Bad Mergentheim/PHM Racing) snatched third place and his first podium in the final metres at the DEKRA Lausitzring. “It is unbelievable that I managed to win from eighth on the grid. I saw in my rear mirror that the lead over Nikita was coming down all the time.

Nikita Bedrin defies the rain to win at the DEKRA Lausitzring

Nikita Bedrin defies the rain to win at the DEKRA Lausitzring Read more

Win number one of the season for Nikita Bedrin (ITA/PHM Racing): the 16-year-old Italian took victory in a wet ADAC Formula 4 race at the DEKRA Lausitzring, finishing ahead of Taylor Barnard (18/GBR/PHM Racing) who made it a one-two for Berlin-based PHM Racing at the team’s home event at the 3.478-kilometre racetrack. Rasmus Joutsimies (19/FIN/Jenzer Motorsport) came home third to claim his first podium and first place in the Rookie competition.

Taylor Barnard claims his maiden ADAC Formula 4 victory at the Nürburgring

Taylor Barnard claims his maiden ADAC Formula 4 victory at the Nürburgring Read more

Big celebrations for Taylor Barnard (18/PHM Racing): The British driver claimed his first victory in ADAC Formula 4 in race ten of the season at the Nürburgring. Andrea Kimi Antonelli (15/Prema Racing) did cross the finish line in first place, but the Italian was handed a five-second penalty for a false start.

Conrad Laursen claims maiden ADAC Formula 4 victory in Zandvoort

Conrad Laursen claims maiden ADAC Formula 4 victory in Zandvoort Read more

A first for Conrad Laursen (Prema Racing): The Dane celebrated his first victory in ADAC Formula 4 in the ninth race of the season, which took place at Circuit Zandvoort and featured on the support programme for the ADAC GT Masters.

Andrea Kimi Antonelli claims his sixth win of the season in Zandvoort

Andrea Kimi Antonelli claims his sixth win of the season in Zandvoort Read more

Lights-to-flag victory for Andrea Kimi Antonelli (Prema Racing) in Zandvoort: The Italian raced to his sixth win of the ADAC Formula 4 season at the Formula 1 circuit. Not even a safety car could bring him out of his stride. Runner-up was Antonelli’s team-mate Rafael Camara (17) from Brazil, who was also the best-placed rookie.

Historic: Hat-trick for Andrea Kimi Antonelli in Hockenheim

Historic: Hat-trick for Andrea Kimi Antonelli in Hockenheim Read more

Perfect weekend for Andrea Kimi Antonelli: The Prema driver took victory in both ADAC Formula 4 races on Sunday.

Andrea Kimi Antonelli celebrates start-finish win at Hockenheim

Andrea Kimi Antonelli celebrates start-finish win at Hockenheim Read more

Andrea Kimi Antonelli (Prema Racing) was delighted to secure first place on Saturday in the fourth race of the ADAC Formula 4 at the Hockenheimring. The 15-year-old finished ahead of his team-mate Rafael Camara (BRA).

Sunday live streaming coverage: The tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup in Adria

Sunday live streaming coverage: The tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup in Adria Read more

This weekend the Adria Karting Raceway is going to stage the tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup, which is the closing appointment of the WSK Promotion karting season. A record number of entered drivers, 280, joined the WSK Final Cup of Adria that is scheduled for November 19th-21st in the four categories MINI, OKJ, OK and KZ2. The event closes the international karting 2021 season.

Results: The tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup in Adria

Results: The tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup in Adria Read more

This weekend the Adria Karting Raceway is going to stage the tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup, which is the closing appointment of the WSK Promotion karting season. A record number of entered drivers, 280, joined the WSK Final Cup of Adria that is scheduled for November 19th-21st in the four categories MINI, OKJ, OK and KZ2. The event closes the international karting 2021 season.

Live timing: The tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup in Adria

Live timing: The tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup in Adria Read more

This weekend the Adria Karting Raceway is going to stage the tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup, which is the closing appointment of the WSK Promotion karting season. A record number of entered drivers, 280, joined the WSK Final Cup of Adria that is scheduled for November 19th-21st in the four categories MINI, OKJ, OK and KZ2. The event closes the international karting 2021 season.

Over 230 drivers already entered the WSK Final Cup in Adria

Over 230 drivers already entered the WSK Final Cup in Adria Read more

The tenth edition of the WSK Final Cup will take place from November 19th to 21st at the end of season 2021. The entitled categories are MINI, OKJ, OK and KZ2.

ADAC Formula 4 - Bearman and Smal win the Sunday races in Zandvoort

ADAC Formula 4 - Bearman and Smal win the Sunday races in Zandvoort Read more

Van Amersfoort driver Oliver Bearman claims a lights-to-flag victory in Sunday’s first race. Kirill Smal wins race three at CM.com Circuit Zandvoort.