Callum Ilott has taken the pole position for FIA Formula 3 European championship race 1at Pau, France. The BRDC Super Star led a Briton one-two with an impressive Lando Norris on second position. Point’s leader Joel Eriksson will start third.
As Pau is a street circuit and the traffic here is so costly, the qualifying was divided in groups of two. In the first group Callum Ilott (Prema Powerteam) was able to set the fastest lap of the session on dry conditions, despite some rain appearances that didn’t affect the grip of the track.
The Briton set a 1:09.514 a lap time two tenths quicker than Lando Norris (Carlin) who was the fastest in the second group. The McLaren young driver made a great qualifying despite been a rookie in the series and in the circuit.
1 Ilott 2 Norris 3 Eriksson 4 Günther 5 Mawson 6 Dennis 7 Zhou 8 Hughes 9 Mazepin 10 Piquet 11 Aron 12 Newey 13 Schumacher 14 Habsburg 15 Daruvala 16 Beckmann 17 Soori 18 Makino 19 Sato