Sacha Fenestraz has taken his seventh win of the season in the final race of Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0. The Frenchman beat Robert Shwartman in Barcelona-Catalunya circuit, while Max Defourny completed the podium.
CIRCUIT BARCELONA-CATALUNYA | It was a good start for the champion Sacha Fenestraz (Josef Kaufmann Racing) who kept the lead until the end of the race despite, the pressure that Robert Shwartzman (R-ace GP) put on him.
Starting third in the grid, Max Defourny (R-ace GP) raced with a damaged car due to the terrible accident in morning’ race 2. The Belgian managed to keep his teammate, Will Palmer behind him.
The Briton once again had to made a comeback, overtaking the best rookie driver of the race Richard Verschoor (MP Motorsport).
Another solid season for Gabriel Aubry (Tech 1 Racing) who finished sixth, just ahead of Renault Sport Academy driver, Max Fewtrell (Tech 1 Racing). Australian Alex Peroni (Fortec Motorsports) finished in eight position, as Jarno Opmeer (MP Motorsport) and Alexey Korneev (Fortec Motorsports) completes podium positions.
During the race, the safety car appeared for one lap, due to the retirement of Presley Martono (Mark Burdett Motorsport) and Ghislain Cordeel (Arden Motorsport).
Only 28 drivers of the 32 took part in the race. The reason is the multiple-car crash in race 2. Charles Milesi (R-ace GP), Jean-Baptiste Simmenauer (JD Motorsport), Zane Goddard (Arden Motorsport) and Najiy Razak (Fortec Motorsports).